Cargill RTR Regional Coordinator in San Antonio de Belen, Costa Rica

RTR Regional Coordinator

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.


Position Purpose:

The core purpose of LATAM Regional Coordinator is to manage the BS reconciliation process and maintain regionally-required information for month end close task management for the LATAM region.This includes monitoring status, reviewing metrics, and training end users, coordinating peer reviews, resolving data issues, and identifying process improvements.This role will work closely with the BS Reconciliation & Month End Close Global coordinators. This role would primarily report to a CBS RTR Supervisor and will have dotted reporting line to a RTR GPO Architect

Principal Accountabilities:

40%Manage Month End Process

Manage the monthly Balance Sheet Reconciliation process and ensure that key controls and reconciliations are carried out per the established timelines.

Provide assistance on the guidelines and ensure full compliance across all users of BS Reconciliation & ME Close.

Coordinate a peer & quality review process to identify issues and risks.

Ensure a robust training program for new and existing users is implemented for BS Reconciliation & ME Close.

Manage regional requests to update month end close task list (receipt, disposition with Global MEC Coordinator, response).

Manage regional metrics and dashboards via Power BI; administer changes as needed.

Act as the point of contact for A&F users for any Power BI security or training requests.

Manage and resolve escalated issues or conflicts, as appropriate, ensuring prompt and professional resolution.

Support a simple and effective communication process to users & stakeholders.

30%Maintain Runbook

Maintain Master Data in Runbook related to users and assignment of users to Responsibility groups & Runbook Areas.

Maintain any regionally-required informational fields on month end tasks

Partner with Global IT and/or vendor on systems enhancements, as needed.

20%Monitor Data Integrity

Assist the Global Balance Sheet Reconciliation Coordinator identifying errors while loading data from JDE to SAP.

Coordinate with appropriate teams to address and resolve issues properly and on time e.g. Global IT, business teams, Wipro.

Partner with Global IT to ensure technology and data architectures and principles are complied with.

10%Process Improvement / Standardization

Identify action opportunities to reduce complexity, promote best practices, and provide focus on issues.

Foster continuous improvement in design and delivery to enable efficiency and effectiveness gains. Drive on-going process improvements e.g. IT enhancement suggestions, centralization, training module.



5 Years process and / or accounting operations experience

Bachelor’s degree or similar qualification in Accounting or IT, required.

Strong ability to influence others, building credibility with peers and key stakeholders

Experience with business process and process improvement methodology, modeling and tools


Strong verbal, writing and presentation skills

Experience working with matrixed teams without direct supervisory responsibility

Experience with SAP & JDE applications essential

Comfortable in a fast paced and changing environment

Articulate and effective communication skills with an appreciation for cultural dynamics

Demonstrates strong analytical skills, able to investigate problems, find solutions, and determine best approach to resolution


Experience in the Record to Report Process

Demonstrable background in SAP Modules particularly FICO

Intermediate Excel skills

Experience working with teams in other countries and people from other cultures

Job Finance/Accounting

Primary Location Brazil-MG-Uberlândia

Other Locations Costa Rica-Heredia-San Antonio de Belen, Argentina-Santa Fe-Rosario

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: UBE00659