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Revenue Analyst



Montreal, QC, Canada
Posted on Wednesday, June 19, 2024

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Are you actively looking for a new opportunity? Or just checking the market? Well… you might just be in the right place!

We’re looking for a Revenue Analyst to join our team in Montreal focusing on our transaction based revenue line!

In this role, reporting to the Manager, Revenue Accounting, you will contribute to enhancing our decision-making processes by analysing and optimising operational data. Your responsibilities will involve engaging in hands-on projects that focus on the validity, accuracy, and automation of data across various systems and workflows. The ideal candidate for this role is a self- motivated individual with excellent organizational skills and meticulous attention to detail. If you're intrigued by the opportunity to expand your skills within a growing technology company, working in an exciting industry, then this position might be the right fit for you.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Dealing specifically with our transaction based revenue line, being our Payments and Capital offerings in LSPD
  • Carrying out meticulous walkthroughs and understanding the transaction flow in each revenue line
  • Responsible for maintaining/assimilating and building complex workbooks that are reconciled to our financials. This would include posting the monthly entries within our accounting system
  • Analyzing trends/issues and capable of explaining variances to management.
  • Introducing controls & quality checks to ensure accuracy of reporting
  • Conduct data quality analysis and system performance assessments across diverse systems (ERP, CRMs, billing systems, etc.).
  • Evaluate the quality of data within information systems and propose solutions for enhancement.
  • Assist in building and maintaining a payments dashboard which will be used to analyse actuals and explain trends / variances.
  • Execute tasks related to audits and engage in a wide variety of analysis and accounting activities associated with month-end processes.

What you need to bring:

  • Extensive experience using MS-Excel
  • Keen attention to detail and fluency in English
  • Passed CFE (Common Final Exam) and either received CPA or in-progress
  • Audit Background 2-3 years
  • Experience working with Salesforce, Looker and other reporting tools is a bonus
  • Previous experience auditing Netsuite accounting system would be a plus

We know that people are more than what’s on their CV. If you’re unsure that you have the right profile for the role... hit the ‘Apply’ button and give it a try!

What’s in it for you?

Come live the Lightspeed experience...

  • Ability to do your job in a truly flexible hybrid environment (3 days/week in office);
  • Genuine career opportunities in a company that’s creating new jobs everyday;
  • Work in a team big enough for growth but lean enough to make a real impact.

… and enjoy a range of benefits that’ll keep you happy, healthy and (not) hungry:

  • Lightspeed RSU program (we are all owners)
  • Unlimited paid time off policy
  • Flexible working policy
  • Health insurance
  • Health and wellness benefits
  • Possibility for transit fees to be covered
  • Paid leave assistance for new parents
  • Linkedin learning
  • Volunteer day

To all recruitment agencies: Lightspeed does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. If we have not directly engaged your company in writing to supply candidates for a specific vacancy, Lightspeed will not be responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

Lightspeed is a proud equal opportunity employer and we are committed to creating an inclusive and barrier-free workplace. Lightspeed welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Where to from here?
Obviously, this has to be mutually beneficial: we want you to step into a role you love, and we want to offer you a place you’re proud to come to every day. For a glimpse into our world check out our career page here.

Lightspeed is building communities through commerce, and we need people from all backgrounds and lived experiences to do that. We were founded in 2005, in Montreal’s gay village and our original members were all part of the LGBTQ+ community. The ethos of our business has been about inclusion from the very beginning, and we strive to provide a workplace where everyone belongs.

Who we are:
Powering the businesses that are the backbone of the global economy, Lightspeed's one-stop commerce platform helps merchants innovate to simplify, scale, and provide exceptional customer experiences. Our cloud commerce solution transforms and unifies online and physical operations, multichannel sales, expansion to new locations, global payments, financial solutions, and connection to supplier networks.

Founded in Montréal, Canada in 2005, Lightspeed is dual-listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: LSPD) and Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: LSPD). With teams across North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific, the company serves retail, hospitality, and golf businesses in over 100 countries.
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