Afterpay is hiring an

Accounting Manager, Canada

San Francisco, United States
Our Company
Afterpay is transforming the way we pay by allowing customers to receive products immediately and pay for their purchases over four installments, always interest-free. The service is completely free for customers who pay on time  - helping people spend responsibly without incurring interest, fees or extended debt!

Afterpay is offered by more than 55,000 of the world’s best retailers and has more than 10 million active customers globally. In the U.S. more than 5 million customers use Afterpay and is offered by more than 15,000 of the top fashion and beauty retailers across the country - including Anthropologie, Forever 21, DSW, GOAT, Finish Line, Levi’s, Mac Cosmetics, Ray-Ban and many others.  We are currently available in Australia, New Zealand, the United States and the United Kingdom where the brand is called Clearpay. Our U.S. headquarters are located at the heart of the retail and business district in San Francisco, California.

Afterpay is on a mission to power an economy in which everyone wins.

The Role
As our Canada Accounting Manager you to be part of a small but highly valued Finance team. Expected to be self-managed and driven by team goals, you will have the opportunity to take the ownership of the day to day accounting and financial operation functions of the recently launched Canadian entity. Together with the US Financial Controller, who you will report to, you will help implement accounting procedures that will allow us to scale our business as we expand into the Canadian market. You will also help improve finance systems and be a key player in the global close process.  

Key Responsibilities
-Own all Canada month end close processes, working closely with the US and AU teams to ensure Global Accounting Policies and reporting timelines are adhered to
-Support the US team members who are involved in operational tasks related to the Canadian entity, i.e., merchant settlements, accounts payable and payroll
-Support the Group Tax team on local tax issues, reporting, transfer pricing and R&D claims
-Deal with external auditors to ensure timely completion of half year audit reviews and full year audits; Also lead local statutory reporting requirements for the Canadian entity
-Play an important role in improving processes around our use of Microsoft Dynamics 365, our ERP system
-Create and initiate new processes and procedures to support expanding team deliverables driven by business expansion
-Manage daily bank balances and cash flow forecasting to ensure all funding requirements are met
-Drive improvements in processes and procedures
-Be the key stakeholder for new initiatives specific to Canada
-Ad hoc finance projects

Minimum Qualifications
-Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance required
-5+ years of experience in Accounting/Finance
-CPA preferred
-Strong attention to detail
-Experienced in MS Excel
-Have an ability to influence decisions
-Proven ability to improve processes and drive efficiency 
-Hunger to learn, apply skills, and grow within the organization
-Ability to manage multiple tasks and prioritize deliverables
Preferred Qualifications (OPTIONAL)
-Experience with ERP systems (Microsoft Dynamics), Salesforce, Expensify and Trinet a plus

What We Offer
-Competitive compensation packages
-Medical, Dental, Vision insurance (100% covered!)
-Fun virtual company events & collaborative team
-Supportive, laid-back environment 
-Award winning culture

How to Apply
If you are brave, if you are committed to doing the right thing, if you always keep it real, and your background matches the description above then please apply today! 

Afterpay is continuing to hire for all open roles with all interviewing and on-boarding done virtually due to COVID-19. All new team members, in addition to current staff, will temporarily work from home until it is safe to return to our offices.