Senior Accountant, Finance (14 Month Contract - Vancouver, BC)

Regione: Canada

Stato/Provincia: British Columbia

Città: Vancouver

Unità Affari: Store Support Centre (SSC)

Tipo di tempo: Full-time

Descrizione e requisiti

who we are
lululemon is an innovative performance apparel company for yoga, running, training, and other athletic pursuits. Setting the bar in technical fabrics and functional design, we create transformational products and experiences that support people in moving, growing, connecting, and being well. We owe our success to our innovative product, emphasis on stores, commitment to our people, and the incredible connections we make in every community we're in. As a company, we focus on creating positive change to build a healthier, thriving future. In particular, that includes creating an equitable, inclusive and growth-focused environment for our people.

about this team
Reporting to Senior Director, Revenue & Inventory and partnering with the Manager, Sales Audit, the Senior Accountant will spend time with various partners across our business understanding new and innovative revenue streams and collaborating with various teams in finance to develop and maintain new procedures and policies. The Senior Accountant will work closely with our Finance Business Integrations team to understand and interpret finance requirements and actions related to new initiatives, including, but not limited to, lululemon’s Like New program, experiential stores, events, membership, and other initiatives that expand beyond selling merchandise.

a day in the life
  • Review new contract arrangements and assess accounting implications. 
  • Present findings to finance leadership and collaborate with business partners to produce solutions that suit finance and business needs; 
  • Design, develop and maintain accounting policies, methodology and processes for new revenue streams from an inventory and revenue perspective; 
  • Period end journal entry preparation, account analysis & monthly reconciliations; 
  • Creation and maintenance of procedure documents and policies; 
  • Work cross functionally with other teams and departments to support appropriate accounting of new revenue streams & associated inventory impacts; 
  • System & data testing to support new initiatives or business needs.
  • A bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance; 
  • CPA designation or equivalent; 
  • 3-5 years of professional work experience; 
  • Advanced Excel skills, including PowerBI & PowerQuery; 
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles, concepts and professional judgment, with exposure to US GAAP an asset; 
  • Experience with Oracle eBS, Oracle RMS and Spreadsheet Server, or equivalent, is an asset
must haves
  • Acknowledge the presence of choice in every moment and take personal responsibility for your life.
  • Possess an entrepreneurial spirit and continuously innovate to achieve great results. 
  • Communicate with honesty and kindness and create the space for others to do the same. 
  • Lead with courage, knowing the possibility of greatness is bigger than the fear of failure. 
  • Foster connection by putting people first and building trusting relationships. 
  • Integrate fun and joy as a way of being and working, aka doesn’t take yourself too seriously. 
Compensation and Benefits Package 

At lululemon, investing in our people is a top priority. We believe that when life works, work works. In addition to our competitive Total Rewards offering, we also have personal and professional development offerings. Our offerings recognize our teams for their performance and support whole person development, including support for employees on how to grow their career:   

  • Extended health and dental benefits, and mental health plans 
  • Paid time off 
  • Savings and retirement plan matching 
  • Generous employee discount 
  • Fitness & yoga classes 
  • Parenthood top-up 
  • Extensive catalog of development course offerings 
  • People networks, mentorship programs, and leadership series (to name a few) 

Note: Availability of the incentive programs, benefits, and perks may be subject to your location & employment type and may have certain eligibility requirements. The Company reserves the right to alter these incentive programs, benefits, and perks in whole or in part at any time without advance notice.