Senior Accountant

  • Company:
    Mogo Finance Technology Inc.
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    5 hours ago
  • Category:

Mogo (TSX: MOGO; NASDAQ: MOGO) ? a financial technology company ? offers a finance app that empowers consumers with simple solutions to help them get in control of their financial health and be more mindful of the impact they have on society and the planet. We all know it?s time to do things differently. It?s time for a new way to manage our money, one that?s inclusive and sustainable. One that takes into account our financial health, the planet?s health and the health of our society. At Mogo, users can sign up for a free account in only three minutes and begin to learn the 4 habits of financial health and get convenient access to products that can help them achieve their financial goals and have a positive impact on the planet including a digital spending account with Mogo Visa* Platinum Prepaid Card featuring automatic carbon offsetting, free monthly credit score monitoring, ID fraud protection and personal loans. The Mogo platform has been purpose-built to deliver a best-in-class digital experience, with best-in-class products all through one account. With more than one million members and a marketing partnership with Canada’s largest news media company, Mogo continues to execute on its vision of becoming the go-to financial app for the next generation of Canadians. To learn more, please visit mogo.ca or download the mobile app (iOS or Android).

Do you want to be part of a dynamic, business oriented Finance team? Are you excited by the opportunity to join an innovative and rapidly growing fintech company? Do you have a track record of successful prioritization & implementing process improvements? If you answered yes to all three, this may just be the position for you! Check out the rest of the qualifications below and if you?re a fit, let us know. We want to hear from you!

Mogo is looking for a Senior Accountant to join the Finance Team. This individual will report to the Director, Finance and work independently on projects and more complex areas of our accounting. The successful candidate will be a self-starter, have a strong work ethic and be an excellent team player.

What you’ll do:

+ Take a lead role on more complex accounting areas including implementing & updating policies, preparation of supporting schedules, and preparing journal entries.

+ Preparing and reviewing working papers and memos for quarterly audits.

+ Support monthly, quarterly and annual financial reporting including preparation of supporting schedules for external reporting (e.g. quarterly and annual MD&A and financial statements).

+ Assisting with management?s evaluation of internal controls for SOX compliance, including maintaining process documentation and monitoring effectiveness of controls.

+ Project manage process improvement projects & system implementations.

+ Mentor & coach more junior members of the accounting and finance team.

What you’ll need:

+ Designated CPA or international equivalent

+ Progressive work experience in Accounting with experience implementing projects or process improvements.

+ Previous experience in a public company and IFRS reporting is preferred. Financial services industry experience is definitely an asset.

+ Advanced experience using MS Excel; Strong working knowledge of Great Plains is an asset.

+ Quick learner and adaptable to a dynamic environment.

+ Demonstrable ability to juggle priorities.

+ Exceptional analytical and decision making skills and the ability to understand complex issues.

+ Demonstrated leadership (coaching and mentoring of more junior staff).

+ Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

+ Salary is negotiable and based on level of expertise.