Senior Accountant


Spocket is revolutionizing the world of eCommerce as we know it today. Because of Spocket, a mom from the United Kingdom, or a teacher from Saudi Arabia can start their own businesses with our platform.

At Spocket, we are on a mission to empower millions of online entrepreneurs. This is why we wake up every day. Today, Spocket enables over 60,000+ entrepreneurs across five continents to launch and scale their online stores.

On the outside, we’re building something life-changing for entrepreneurs. Helping them achieve their goals is why we’re all here. Changing an entire industry isn’t always a straight path forward, but it’s an experience unlike anything else.

On the inside, we are a fun and passionate group of people striving to build a world-class culture of freedom, full ownership and responsibility.

We are looking for a self-motivated experienced Senior Accountant to assist us with all aspects of finance and accounting and ensures financial operations run smoothly.

You’re excited about the role because you will…

  • Look after full cycle accounting including and not limited to month-end procedures, reconciliations and timely financial reporting.
  • Responsible for processing vendor payments and reconciling vendor and supplier schedules in line with the company’s financial policies and procedures.
  • Look after payroll and contractors’ payments and ensure compliance with annual and ad-hoc filing requirements (e.g. T4s, ROEs, and other payroll-related filings).
  • Recommend and develop financial and operational procedures to improve operational efficiencies and mitigate internal control issues.
  • Prepare and file GST and PST filings and maintain proper documentation for any other sales tax requirements.
  • Provide senior management with proactive, timely, accurate and complete regular and ad-hoc financial analyses.
  • Assist external accountants with preparing audit and tax working papers for annual filings such as SR&ED claims, tax returns, etc.
  • Assist with developing and implementing budgeting and forecasting procedures.

Other exciting future projects could include…

  • Actively engage in various strategic projects. Attend planning meetings, advise on finance requirements and process improvements, and assist with implementation.
  • Assist with implementing a new ERP system as the company grows.
  • Support senior management with investor relations and updates.
  • Assist senior management with potential M&A and strategic growth initiatives.

We’re excited to have you because…

  • You have a professional accounting designation: CPA, CA or CGA preferably with public practice experience.
  • You have experience in SaaS or startups.
  • You are comfortable with ASPE and US GAAP.
  • You are passionate about scaling high-growth businesses.
  • You are never satisfied with the status quo because you have relentlessly high standards.
  • You are a fast learner and genuinely enjoy seeking out the solution to problems.
  • You love learning new ways to solve problems.
  • You are excited to work in an environment that involves continual adaptation and change.
  • You are overflowing with positive energy that other people draw upon and enjoy collaborating with.

You’re excited about joining Spocket because...

  • We take care of our teammates. This is a unique opportunity to join a rapidly growing technology startup and taking care of our team on this journey is a priority.
  • We have curated a mission-driven workplace in which we believe in a positive and supportive team.
  • We offer all teammates the opportunity to provide insights on strategy and improve processes across the business.
  • You are eager to learn more about the fast-growing e-commerce industry.
  • We have an awesome and easily accessible office in Yaletown with snacks and fun people.
  • We love hanging out. A team that has fun together, stays together!
  • We offer benefits so you can focus on building an awesome company!

If this sounds like a great fit for you, please apply now!

4+ years