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Accountant Retail Full-time

Accountant Retail Full-time

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Would you like to be a part of a growing and dedicated team who work to provide sustainable solutions in our own communities? SPUD (Sustainable Produce Urban Delivery) was created by and grown with passion, grit, and a vision of how business and local partnerships ought to be. Plus, it helps that we get to work with delicious and organic food all day. Channel your own passion and take your career to the next level by joining one of our talented teams!


SPUD.ca is looking for a permanent, full-time Retail Accountant for our Vancouver, BC head office (1660 E Hastings Street). This role will be reporting into the Controller.


We are growing and love to promote from within plus you will receive 20% off of all our cool, local products!



What you'll do:

  • Support daily cash reconciliations from our retail stores
  • Maintain prepaids and PPE subledger
  • Maintain, evaluate, and prepare accounting entries for leases
  • Maintain tracking of market sales with corresponding journal entries 
  • Maintain tracking of company donations with corresponding journal entries
  • Review/create monthly accruals to ensure completeness and financial accuracy 
  • Month end close reconciliations and review of expenses 
  • Reconciliation and preparation of monthly adjusting entries for inter-company transactions
  • Facilitate and process period-end close
  • Reconcile general ledger, post journal entries, and prepare financial statements 
  • Complete daily, weekly and periodical reports to report on business performance
  • Maintain internal inventory controls and lead review meetings with the purchasing team
  • Provide guidance to retail locations with regards to accounting/cash handling/inventory questions
  • Liaise with other departments to refine internal processes and standard operating procedures 
  • Other duties as required

Our compensation package consists of

  • An annual salary, paid bi-weekly, based on experience
  • 20% discount on all of our products on spud.ca
  • Extended Health Care Benefits (after 90 days) including: massage therapy, acupuncture, naturopath, physiotherapy, psychologist, chiropractor, 80% dental and prescriptions covered, life insurance, travel insurance, discounted eye exam- and more!
  • Two weeks' vacation for one year of employment (4% accrual)

What you'll need

  • University or college degree in Business or Accounting
  • CPA designation or program enrollment is an asset 
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in a similar role, preferably in a retail environment
  • Desire to join a dynamic, hard-working team and to take an active role in the success of this growing organization
  • Potential to work occasional weekends/modified work week
  • Experience using Accounting software is required
  • ERP experience is an asset
  • Strong Excel skills required 

About SPUD

SPUD is more than just an online grocery company; we have a deep passion for local and organic foods and have set out on a journey to support healthy families. We are entrepreneurial, humble, have a resilient drive to succeed and we really love our customers.


Our local food movement involves delivering local and organic groceries to homes and offices with four Western Canadian locations in Edmonton, Calgary, Victoria and Vancouver. In each location, we hire locally, buy locally, and deliver locally. We work to simplify and enrich the lives of our customers, staff, suppliers and community partners. 


Our Core Values:

  • FIGHT to Create Amazing Customer Experiences Worth Sharing
  • Have a Passion for Sustainable Food
  • Be Open to the Perspective of Others
  • Learn, Grow and Win as a Team
  • Be Scrappy and Own It
  • Find the Fun Together


SPUD.ca is a certified B Corporation who is committed to solving social and environmental problems. Some of these efforts involve the following five things we do:

  1. We package our items in reusable bins to eliminate unnecessary packaging.
  2. We recycle, and help you recycle too.
  3. We work to reduce food waste and compost.
  4. We buy local products and list food miles.
  5. We have a strict Sustainable Purchasing Policy for all of our food.


SPUD is an equal opportunity employer.