Eaton Corporation Financial Analyst in Coamo, Puerto Rico

Primary Function: State the primary function or overall purpose of your position.

  • This position will be responsible to perform payroll functions for hourly and salary employees and will provide support in the cost accounting / inventory areas. Also, will analyze monthly financial transactions and booking information according to EATON Financial Policy requirements.

Essential Functions: List of the essential functions, which must be performed in order to, fulfills the purpose of your position as described above.

  • Payroll & benefits accruals and analysis (Sick, Health, Worker’s Compensation, Xmas bonus, etc.) - Balance Sheet Review Reconciliation

  • Labor reclassifications (cost of quality journal entries)

  • Inter-company cross charges & deposits journal entries

  • Health and other benefits analysis

  • Service accruals and analysis

  • GL26 Batch Error Correction

  • RSD Schedules in Encore (ME04A, YE02, YE01).

  • Print and file GL's, Journal Entries, Financial Statements and Journal Status

  • Service Tax monthly reconciliation and payment processing including analysis of payment register to identify service providers.

  • AP On Holds Report Analysis and follow up.

  • Employment verifications.

  • Process Garnishments payments and communicate by phone with US & PR agencies for follow up.

  • Process Debit Memos to the Financial Services Center.

  • Process/send direct deposit forms.

  • Mail deposits to lock box.

  • Process/Send Manual Checks.

  • Prepare Quarterly Filings.

  • Process and validate Hourly & Salary payroll.

  • Send invoices to Financial Service Center and follow up for proper payment applications.

  • Submit Check Requests for services

  • Preparation of Overtime and Meal Penalty Report

  • Special year end payrolls processing and validation.

  • Prepare and analyze State Insurance Fund (annual workers compensation)

  • Provide requirements to comply with internal SOX audit as well as external audits.

  • Benefits analysis withholding versus employee applicable benefits.

  • Intercompany payable / receivable reconciliations, analysis and follow up with counterpart.

  • 21020 monthly account reconciliation

  • Cost accounting / Inventory back up

  • Develop Product Costing for new products

  • Back up L’Orders System - Review / Approval / JE’s

  • Profit Plan process - report preparation, operational / financial review and variance analysis for payroll and benefits accounts

  • Month-end closing process – Financial review and variance analysis.

  • Ensures compliance with all Financial Policies

  • Promote an atmosphere of continuous improvement.


  • Education: Bachelor Degree in Accounting.

  • Experience: Minimum three (3) years of accounting and inventory experience.

  • Communication Skills (English and Spanish)

  • Business Acumen

  • Analytical Skills

  • Confidentiality is a must have

Major or Unusual Problems: Briefly describe a few of the most complex problems encountered in achieving your position’s primary function.

  • Not receiving the hourly / salary payroll information on time

  • AS400 communication problems

  • OTL System

  • Oracle issues / Mapics receipts.

  • Inter-company differences with counterpart.

  • On time payment processing by the FSC requiring extreme follow ups.

  • Deviation to standard AP invoices on hold and payment processing requiring analytical thinking and root cause analysis.

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit

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Job: Finance/Accounting

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: EPG CPD ICD Industrial Controls 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