Accounting Analyst

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Are you actively looking for a new opportunity? Or just checking the market? Well… you might just be in the right place!

Lightspeed is seeking a full-time Accounting Analyst in our Corporate Accounting department. Reporting to the Manager, Revenue Accounting, the ideal person to join us is self-motivated, possesses strong organizational skills, and is extremely attentive to detail.
 
By analyzing and optimizing operational data, you will improve our ability to make decisions by ensuring we have access to timely and accurate information. You will be exposed to many hands-on projects that will revolve around the validity, accuracy and automation of data via multiple systems and workflows.
 
If you’re interested in the opportunity to expand your skills by working with the Corporate Accounting team in a growing technology company, this may be the position for you.
 
 
What you'll be doing:
  • Perform data quality analysis and system performance checks across different systems (ERP, CRMs, billing systems, etc).
  • Test the data quality available in the information systems and provide solutions to improve it.
  • Ensure accurate reporting of financial data and support other members of the Corporate Accounting team on various projects.
  • Aid in building and maintaining a finance dashboard which will be used to analyze actuals and explain trends / variances.
  • Perform audit-related tasks and perform a wide variety of analysis and accounting tasks related to month-end.

What you’ll bring to the team:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Commerce, BTM, Statistics, Mathematics or any other related fields
  • Advanced MS-Excel knowledge
  • Experience with an ERP/Accounting software
  • 2-3 years experience in a similar position
  • Ability to work under pressure, manage priorities and meet deadlines
  • Keen attention to detail and fluency in English
 
Even better if you have, but not necessary:
  • Experience working with Salesforce, Looker and other reporting tools
  • Experience with Netsuite
  • Experience working for/with SaaS companies
  • Accounting interest / knowledge

We know that people are more than what’s on their CV. If you’re unsure that you have the right profile for the role... hit the ‘Apply’ button and give it a try!

What’s in it for you?

Come live the Lightspeed experience...

  • Ability to do your job in a truly flexible environment;
  • Genuine career opportunities in a company that’s creating new jobs everyday;
  • Work in a team big enough for growth but lean enough to make a real impact.

… and enjoy a range of benefits that’ll keep you happy and healthy:

  • Participate in the Lightspeed global culture
  • Competitive salary package
  • Flexible Work from Home policy
  • HMO for employee and 2 dependents
  • 15 days Vacation Leave and 10 days Sick Leave
  • Night differential (where applicable) and allowances
  • Health and wellness benefit of 7500PHP per year
  • Mental health online platform and counselling & coaching services
  • LinkedIn Learning license

We partner with Inform Group to employ our Lightspeed workforce in the Philippines. Inform Group hosts Lightspeed employees who enjoy the benefits of the Philippine labour code combined with the full career opportunities provided by Lightspeed.

To all recruitment agencies: Lightspeed does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. If we have not directly engaged your company in writing to supply candidates for a specific vacancy, Lightspeed will not be responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

Where to from here?
Obviously, this has to be mutually beneficial: we want you to step into a role you love, and we want to offer you a place you’re proud to come to every day. For a glimpse into our world check out our career page here.

Lightspeed is building communities through commerce, and we need people from all backgrounds and lived experiences to do that. We were founded in 2005, in Montreal’s gay village and our original members were all part of the LGBTQ+ community. The ethos of our business has been about inclusion from the very beginning, and we strive to provide a workplace where everyone belongs.

Who we are:
Lightspeed (TSX/NYSE: LSPD) powers the businesses that are the backbone of the global economy.

Our one-stop commerce platform transforms and unifies digital and physical operations by enabling multichannel sales, expansion to new locations, global payments, financial solutions and connection to supplier networks. With the Lightspeed commerce platform, merchants in retail and hospitality can build thriving businesses for the future.

Headquartered in Montréal, Canada, Lightspeed is trusted by favourite local businesses, where the community goes to shop and dine in over 100 countries. Lightspeed has offices in Canada, the USA, Europe, and APAC.

We’re passionate about enabling people to do their best work. We dream big and we’re looking for people who do the same. With us, career milestones happen often and we celebrate every one. Come work with us and find out where your career will take you at Lightspeed!