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Accounting Director

Date: Jan 4, 2022

Location: Atlacomulco, NA, MX

Company: Dart Container

Please send all resumes to Yesika Labra (yesika.labra@dart.biz) and Jorge Godinez ( Jorge.Godinez@dart.biz.) .


Responsible for the accounting transactions in Dart’s Mexican operations, including a Maquila operation, by managing the staff responsible for general ledger accounting, reporting, and tax compliance. Responsible for identifying, designing and implementing solutions to improve efficiencies and customer service. Responsible to ensure all regulatory reporting and compliance with governmental agencies is accurate, completed and filed timely.


Please send all resumes to Yesika Labra (yesika.labra@dart.biz) and Jorge Godinez ( Jorge.Godinez@dart.biz.) .


Day-to-Day Role:

•    Maintain communication with Mason Accounting and Tax on a regular cadence updating status of all accounting processes, audits, tax and transfer pricing matters and tax planning initiatives
•    Manage the accounting team responsible for processing journal entries, account reconciliations, VAT tax accounting, financial reporting and analysis in accordance with Mexican Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (“GAAP”)
•    Manage the timely and accurate completion of month-end close, year-end close and ad hoc financial reporting and analysis
•    Oversee and review, to ensure the accuracy and timeliness of daily cash receipts, cash payments and general ledger accounting and reporting, as well as electronic accounting to SAT
•    Oversee and review, to ensure the accuracy and timeliness of annual tax provisions, income tax and VAT filings and payments, maquila safe harbor calculations, employee profit sharing, and annual information returns
•    Manage all external financial audits and social security audits, ensuring timely completion of all audits
•    Manage SAT tax audits and coordinate the process with Mason Tax, local accounting teams, and external service providers
•    Coordinate completion of annual transfer pricing studies working with local accounting team, external service provider and Mason Tax
•    Identify and implement strategic initiatives to improve efficiencies and customer service
•    Collaborate with internal departments and external business partners 
•    Manage special projects individually or as part of a cross-functional team, ensuring timely decision making and completion and reconciling finance objectives with the needs of the business
•    Manage, perform and interpret data analytics to assist in business decisions
•    Enforce, support and seek to enhance the internal controls of the Company 
•    Act as Dart’s legal representative for tax and related authorities, if managed in country
•    May plan, direct, supervise, and coordinate work activities of staff 
•    Responsible for employee development, discipline, performance appraisals, and administration of policies 
•    Review staff levels to ensure they are adequate and resources are effectively allocated to meet short- and long-term objectives 
•    Make recommendations regarding staffing decisions

Core Skills and Qualifications:
The ideal candidate must possess all of the following:

•    Fluent in Spanish and English
•    Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in accounting or related field of study
•    Five (5) years of experience with a public accounting firm
•    Ten (10) years of accounting experience 
•    Five (5) years managerial experience required with strong leadership skills
•    Experience working with SAT
•    Knowledge of Maquila regime and experience working with Maquila operations
•    Certified Public Accountant (“CPA”) license or applicable license
•    Ability to research, comprehend and account for complex business transactions in compliance with Mexican GAAP  
•    Advanced Microsoft Excel skills to include the ability to create complex spreadsheets 
•    Excellent verbal and written skills necessary in order to communicate intricate job-related processes 
•    Must be able to effectively handle multiple projects simultaneously in a deadline-driven environment
•    Proven analytical problem solver
•    Ability to think strategically and creatively to develop new ideas and solutions
•    Organizational skills including the ability to prioritize workload to meet deadlines
•    Demonstrated ability to form, lead and develop high-performing teams 

Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

•    SAP experience
•    Ability to research, comprehend and account for complex business transactions in compliance with US GAAP

Overview: As the manufacturer of Dart® and Solo® brand products, Dart Container is an industry leading single-use food and beverage packaging company. With 15,000 employees and 40+ locations worldwide, Dart offers more than 4,000 products used every day in restaurants, hospitals, schools and homes around the globe.

Benefits: Dart Container full-time employees enjoy great benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) with company matching contributions, paid vacation, paid holidays, short-term disability, tuition assistance, product discounts and more.

Dart Container is a drug-free workplace.  Candidates are subject to a drug test (excluding THC*/marijuana/cannabis) and background check at the time of offer.

*THC testing ONLY when such testing is required by law.

Dart Container is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


If you have a disability and need an accommodation to access this website or for the application process, you should call Dart at (800) 545-3278 Ext 3370 or email us at ADArequests@dart.biz. Relay calls can be made by dialing 711 or the relay number for your state.

If you experience difficulty applying online, you may call (800) 545-3278 Ext 3390 or email us at applicationassistance@dart.biz for assistance.

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