Accounting Associate

Invenia Labs
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Competitive salary
15 Apr 2021
23 Apr 2021
Job role
Please apply if you are an innovative, resourceful, and ambitious person who wants to help build an organisation that makes a positive global impact on society and the environment.

Invenia is looking for a self starter who takes initiative to assist with accounting and financial

operations. The Accounting Associate will have a strong technical background in accounting

and financial operations, and a proven ability to complete high quality work in a timely


Role Description
    • Process accounts payable and banking transactions.
    • Contribute to month-end and year-end financial reporting.
    • Create reports for various stakeholders.
    • Produce working papers to support Canadian and UK corporate tax returns and other ongoing tax compliance requirements.
    • Prepare working papers and reports to support audit and due diligence requests.
    • Assist Director of Finance with ad hoc accounting/finance-related requests, as well as legal, compliance and administrative requirements.
    • Support continual improvement culture by contributing to planning and implementing of new processes and procedures, as well as improving existing processes to support the company's rapid growth.

Desirable Qualifications
    • 3+ years of accounting/finance experience, ideally in a dynamic, multi-company environment.
    • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
    • Fast learner, organised & reliable.
    • Ability to prioritise multiple projects at once.
    • Well-versed in Microsoft Excel and/or Google Sheets.
    • Ability to work collaboratively with others to explore new solutions for stakeholders.
    • Analytical, data-driven & curious.
    • Understanding of financial controls and best practices.
    • Progress towards CPA designation.

Other Preferred Experience (optional)
    • Knowledge of collateral management and/or experience working in a financial middle office or back office.
    • Experience working in a rapidly growing startup or equivalent environment.
    • Experience in adapting procedures and processes to increase efficiency of an AI focused organisation.

About Invenia:

Invenia uses machine learning to optimize electrical grids, reducing waste and inefficiencies

while also lowering CO₂ emissions. This work helps to make electricity grids more

cost-efficient and environmentally friendly.