Manager, Financial Reporting

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Lightspeed is actively seeking a Manager, Financial Reporting to join their team. Reporting to the VP of Finance, the successful candidate will be responsible for the preparation of the monthly and annual financial reporting, and will ensure that company procedures are compliant with US GAAP. If you have strong technical knowledge in accounting and financial reporting, have experience working autonomously in a growing international company, and are obsessed with details, then this could the job you’re looking for!

Primary Responsibilities

  • Preparing monthly, quarterly and annual financial reporting
  • Collaborating for the preparation of the quarterly and annual management discussion and analysis (MD&A)
  • Researching, developing, and documenting technical accounting memos
  • Assessing the impacts of upcoming accounting standards (including ASC 606 and ASC 842) on financial statements, financial reporting processes and internal controls
  • Preparation and presentation of technical accounting updates to the organization
  • Collaborating with the corporate controller during the year-end audit process
  • Preparation of relevant reporting to support budget management and variance analysis
  • Developing, standardizing financial templates


  • University degree
  • Professional accounting designation (CA)
  • 5-10 years in roles with increasing responsibility within a Big4
  • Experience with US GAAP
  • Fluent in Excel and accounting systems, with recent experience creating, auditing, and publishing financials
  • Excellent organizational and analytical skills
  • Fluency in English


  • Experience working in the technology sector
  • Experience working in the investment banking sector
  • Fluency in French

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