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Finance Manager

Later


3 weeks ago

Job type: Full-time

Remote (Canada and UK)

Hiring from: Canada and UK

Category: Finance / Legal


What started as the result of a hackathon in 2014 is now the world’s #1 Instagram marketing platform. Later was built on the idea that social media management should be easy, quick, and affordable. Six years and hundred thousand users later, we’re still going strong.
 
We’re looking for people who can help us build something great for our customers—from content writers, designers to developers. So if you’re the kind of person who really cares about making something meaningful, then keep reading.
 
 
Our Values 
 
Our core cultural values are manifested in our practices and processes every day. We highly value transparency and fairness in everything we do. We look for people who like to move quickly, are ambitious yet humble and have a great sense of humour. If you have a mischievous spark of fun, that’s even better.
 
 
What you will be doing:
 
Reporting to the VP Finance, we are looking for a Finance Manager to join our team. This is a permanent role for a candidate with: outstanding experience in operational accounting, strong strategic chops, and the ability to build and implement programs. 
 
As the owner of our month-end closing and financial reporting processes, and in-house expert in cash flow planning & forecasting, this role will be critical to the continued growth and success of our business. We are looking to grow our Later team rapidly in the next year so this role will require an expert communicator, highly nimble, and a people-first person!
 
 
Responsibilities:
  • Lead monthly financial close and related internal reporting. 
  • Oversee all day-to-day financial activities within the Company such as: treasury management, accounts payable, and payroll.
  • Prepare supporting schedules for tax returns, GST filings and other statutory returns.
  • Maintain the annual budget, report on monthly variances to actual, and provide quarterly updates on budgeting and forecasting.
  • Assist with preparation of internal financial reports and analysis for management, including various board reporting needs.
  • Research and interpret Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises (ASPE) and assist with annual financial statements and tax material preparations.
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of best-practice process improvements, controls and system enhancements.
  • Document and implement process changes and improvements.
  • Participate in ad-hoc projects as required by management.
  • Assisting and/or training students and junior accounting staff as we build out the team
 
Qualifications:
  • CPA Designation or equivalent qualification in good standing.
  • 6+ years of progressively more senior finance roles. 
  • Driven to learn and take on new challenges and have input into all areas of Finance.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proven experience leading initiatives in the Accounting function.
  • Strong project management, multitasking, and decision-making skills.
  • Metrics-driven Finance mind.
  • Experience with Accounting systems, month end close and related automated tools.
  • Experience with Xero, Advanced Excel & Google Sheets is an asset.
  • Experience in the Technology sector, particularly in SaaS businesses.
 
Salary Range
  • $116,000 - $126,500
 
Perks:
  • A generous Education & Conference Budget
  • Health Savings Plan
  • Flexible Hours & Work Schedule
  • Technology Bonus
  • Annual Company Retreat
  • Vacation & Sick Days
  • Bright, spacious, and modern office, 5 rooftop patios with amazing city views
 
Working Locations:
 
Product and Development roles are based out of our Vancouver headquarters. If you are not located in Vancouver, but interested in relocating for the role let us know!
 
Whereas, roles on our Marketing and Customer Experience teams are open to remote candidates based out of Toronto and London, UK, in addition to working out of our Vancouver headquarters.
 
Note about applying:
This is the best place to submit your application for it to be reviewed by our team. Later does not work with recruitment agencies to fill open positions. We will not be accepting requests to work with agencies.

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