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Accounting Manager

Accounting Manager

Job ID 
2018-1579
Job Locations 
CA-BC-Vancouver
Category 
Accounting/Finance
Type 
Regular Full-Time

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Overview

The SPUD.CA family of companies is an online grocery delivery business headquartered in Vancouver, with integrated operations through our Be Fresh and Blush Lane markets in Western Canada. We are a passionate team of nice people, who want to make a difference. We believe that food touches every aspect of our lives so we value sustainable farming practices, sourcing local, treating animals humanely, and reducing food waste. As a certified B Corporation since 2013, we are committed to responsible business practices that are socially responsible.

 

If our values resonate with you, and you want to learn, grow and develop within a with a team that inspires, shares knowledge, and cares, then please apply! We are growing, innovating, and it’s our great people that make it fun to come to work every day.

 

SPUD.CA is looking for a full-time, permanent Accounting Manager based out of our Vancouver, BC head office (1660 E Hastings Street). This role will report 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

  • Oversee the activities of the Accounting department, including A/P, A/R, Payroll, Financial Accounting and intercompany transactions.
  • Supervise and mentor our dedicated accounting team.
  • Oversee the monthly close process, including review of account and credit card reconciliations, accrual entries etc.
  • Ensure financial reports are generated accurately in accordance with ASPE and distributed in a timely manner.
  • Conduct periodical financial review meetings with operational stakeholders, highlighting areas of concern and providing guidance. 
  • Review and improve existing processes with regards to efficiency and effectiveness of internal controls, ensuring company assets are safeguarded and accuracy of financial information for audit purposes is supported.
  • Provide financial analyses and operational support as it pertains to margin variances and sales analyses and other key operating metrics.
  • Along with the Controller, liaising and coordinating the annual audit with the external auditors.it. 
  • Perform other duties as required.

 

Our compensation package consists of

  • An annual salary, paid bi-weekly
  • 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

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Business Administration; preference to candidates with a designation.
  • Minimum of 3 years experience supervising Accounting teams, with a proven ability to lead teams effectively, manage performance and provide mentorship.
  • Proficiency with MS Office - particularly Excel.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to meet deadlines.
  • Highly adaptable to change and work well under pressure.
  • Organized, accurate, detail-oriented and able to multi-task in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Must possess a can-do attitude and willingness to provide hands-on assistance where required.
  • Experience in using accounting software or ERP system is an asset

About SPUD

The SPUD family of companies includes:

  • SPUD.CA (Sustainable Produce Urban Delivery)- residential and office deliveries in Vancouver, Victoria, Calgary and Edmonton 
  • Be Fresh- 5 market/cafes within the city of Vancouver, and our Be Fresh commissary services
  • Blush Lane Organic Market- 4 markets, and a Farmer’s Market location in Calgary and Edmonton 
  • The Juice Box- healthy (and delicious!) fresh pressed juices and nut milks

 Applications for all companies, except for Blush Lane Organics, are centralized through the SPUD Careers site. To apply for Blush Lane please see their Careers site.

 

Our values include:

 

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

 

SPUD is an equal opportunity employer, committed to inclusive hiring practices.