Accounting Systems Manager

Bold Commerce
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Competitive salary
01 Mar 2021
02 Mar 2021
Job role
Experience level
Who is Bold Commerce?

Named one of North America's fastest-growing companies by Deloitte, Bold Commerce provides innovative ecommerce technology for businesses of all sizes. We believe Bold brands should have the ability to create and customize powerful transaction experiences - across all channels. Staples Canada, Vera Bradley and Harry Rosen are among the 90,000+ brands in over 170 countries that trust Bold's suite of ecommerce tools to power their online stores every day.

We're made up of more than 350 professionals (and growing) who live and breathe ecommerce, and truly care about what we do. We call ourselves Builders. Here at Bold, we live by the BUILDERS Code, our shared set of practices, beliefs, and values that help to shape this dynamic company.

Bold is looking for an experienced Accounting Systems Manager to join our growing Finance Team. In this newly created role, you will lead the development, implementation, and administration of Bold's accounting system projects in varied complexities and sizes. We're looking for someone who is a proactive self-starter that will work well with a team and is committed to delivering results through continuous process and system improvement.

We believe in allowing our Builders a lot of responsibility and autonomy and achieve this through an open and supportive workplace culture.

What you'll do
    • Provide technical expertise in regards to the updating, maintenance, and integrations of financial systems, information storage, and financial reporting tools
    • Ensure our systems are aligned with business requirements and priorities
    • Review and identify areas for improvement for workflow and data processes
    • Manage software implementations and upgrades with Bold's Technology Operations Team to ensure delivery schedules are met, standards are maintained, and integration issues are identified and resolved

What we're looking for
    • A work ethic that demonstrates dedication and commitment to Bold's mission and belief in our BUILDERS Code
    • Post-secondary degree with a CPA designation
    • Minimum 5 years of relevant experience with at least 2 years in a leadership role
    • Previous experience with system implementations and integrating accounting-related activities
    • Excellent organizational, time management, and communication skills, including the ability to manage and execute multiple complex projects within required timelines
    • Strong business acumen with excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to recognize and identify critical issues
    • Strong focus on implementing practices that meet organizational needs and promote efficiency and value creation
    • Excellent knowledge of financial reporting requirements
    • Passion for all things numbers; you are an analytical thinker who is very detail-oriented with intermediate to advanced Excel skills
    • An understanding of the tech / ecommerce / SaaS space
    • Experience with payroll system conversions
    • Experience working with large data sets

Why work at Bold?

Our founders have created a workplace that our Builders look forward to coming to every day. A place where ideas are valued, where you can learn and grow and do cool things, while contributing to the success of the company. At Bold we embrace and cultivate a culture of creativity, innovation, and collaboration to enable everyone to do their best work every day.

Enjoy our total rewards package including health benefits, a personal spending account, group retirement savings, an Employee Share Ownership Program (ESOP), and an education fund to help you grow personally and professionally. To see everything we offer, check out

Let's start the conversation

If you're a potential Builder who likes to get shit done and think you've got what it takes to be Bold, we encourage you to apply. We promise it will be a career like no other. We get a lot of applicants, so we encourage you to do something that stands out! Tell us about a passion project you're proud of, or leave us inspired by your portfolio or GitHub. We look forward to getting to know the real you!