Jr Accountant

Job Description

Eaton’s Lighting division is currently seeking an Accountant to join our team. This position is based at our Juarez facility.

The primary function of a payroll department is to process payment to employees. This, depending on the size of the company or organization, a payroll accountant's duties can range from basic office responsibilities to accurately maintaining multiple payroll accounts.

 *   Payroll accountants have to generate the salaries of all the employees that are working for the company
•They have to oversee that the paychecks are handed or are transferred to every individual's account
•They have to make entries for all the transactions and maintain all the books that are given in their care
•Payroll accountants also have to do any other accounting duties that are handed to them regarding the company
•They have to carefully calculate the salaries of all employees as there could be deductions regarding leaves or additions like incentives; hence, they have to be extra careful while making calculations
•They can make suggestions to improve the payroll system
•They also have to be careful while making tax deductions else it could affect the reputation of the company
•They have to ensure that all industry standards accounting laws are followed

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Eaton has announced its intent to spinoff its Lighting Business into publicly traded company (“SpinCo”).  This transaction is expected to be completed by the end of 2019 and this position is expected to remain with SpinCo.   The compensation and benefits that will initially be offered for this position are based on Eaton’s plans, programs and practices.  The Lighting Business is in the process of developing its total rewards philosophy, strategy and structure, including the design of its benefits and annual and long-term incentive plans that will take effect when SpinCo becomes a publicly traded company. If you are offered and accept this position and are actively employed by the Lighting Business when SpinCo becomes an independent, publicly traded company, you will be eligible to participate in SpinCo’s compensation, health, welfare, and retirement benefit plans and programs and should have no expectations that SpinCo’s plans and programs will mirror or be substantially similar to Eaton’s. 


Required (Basic) Qualifications:
  • 1-3 years in similar position

  • Payroll tax administration

  • Experience in Manufacturing Payroll (preferably)

  • Experience in payroll administration, benefit and compensation

  • Microsoft office
  • SAP
  • Tress
  • IDSE
  • LISR, LFT, LSS and relative’s laws
  • Bilingual english/ spanish 70%

  • Proactive
  • Teamworker
  • High Sense of urgency and Work under pressure

  • Responsible

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Finance/Accounting

Region: Latin America
Organization: EPG LD Lighting Division

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time