Askuity is looking for a talented finance professional to lead its finance and accounting function. As the first hire in this department, you’re going to have the opportunity to shape the role and grow with the Company. In addition to the technical skills you bring to the job, you’re entrepreneurial, intellectually curious and thrive in a fast-paced, always changing start-up environment. You’re equally comfortable rolling up your sleeves to crank out financial forecasts and month-end reconciliations, while at the same time managing external investor relationships and presenting to the Executive Team.

If you think you have what it takes to step up and step into this exciting leadership role, we’d love to hear from you!

Responsibilities:

 
  • Manage all aspects of accounting, from accounts payable, receivables, payroll, and tax
  • Manage all aspects of financial reporting, both internally and externally
  • Manage all aspects of HR administration including payroll and benefits
  • Establish appropriate financial controls and policies across the organization
  • Manage organizational processes around budgeting, forecasting, and planning
  • Lead all aspects of the audit processes and SRED reporting with external auditor
  • Improve internal systems and processes to make them scale with growth
  • Work closely with executive team to best strategically align company's financial growth and goals

Desired Experience:

 
  • Minimum 5+ years of relevant work experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting required; MBA preferred
  • Technical GAAP accounting skills with knowledge of software-as-a-service (SaaS) revenue recognition
  • Experience working with auditors
  • Capacity to assess process and internal control weaknesses and identify improvements
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced, growing startup environment
  • Nimble and comfortable with “rolling up sleeves”
  • Detail-oriented, flexible, and organized
  • Experience with Quickbooks and Salesforce
  • Strong Excel skills

About Askuity

Askuity’s retail sales enablement platform allows brands to turn complex point of sale (POS) data into actionable insights and better business results. If you’re entrepreneurial and excited by the idea of joining a fast-growing technology startup, we want to hear from you. We offer a fun (dog-friendly) work environment in the heart of downtown Toronto, as well as competitive salaries and the opportunity to advance your career at a thriving startup.

Please send your resume to careers@askuity.com to apply.