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Full-Time

Accounting Manager

Updated on 7/19/2024

Lyft

Lyft

10,001+ employees

Rideshare, bikeshare, and electric scooter services

Senior

Longueuil, QC, Canada

Category
Financial Accounting
Financial Analysis
Management Accounting
Accounting
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting/Finance
  • CPA preferred
  • 5-6 years of Accounting experience, including Big 4 and manufacturing
  • Strong knowledge of ASC 606 and Revenue Recognition principles
  • Proactive, independent worker with excellent organizational, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Skilled in accounting research, problem-solving, and multitasking
  • Strong quantitative and qualitative analytical abilities
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet strict deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Bilingual (English and French)
Responsibilities
  • Oversee the revenue cycle, including managing collectibles, deferred revenues, and compliance with revenue recognition policies
  • Maintain relationships with EDC, joint ventures, and tax business partners; manage related quarterly entries and processes
  • Assist in the review and preparation of financial statements, journal entries and account reconciliations
  • Plan and execute accounting processes according to monthly close calendar timelines
  • Collaborate with Finance and other business partners for information gathering and advising on accounting considerations, including streamlining accounting transactions for new business areas
  • Support the reporting process, including gathering financial data for SEC document disclosures and external audit support
  • Develop and implement scalable accounting processes for accurate financial reporting and SOX compliance
  • Actively participate and collaborate in system implementations and integration activities
  • Prepare government reports and assist with budgeting and forecasting as needed
  • Perform special projects and ad-hoc tasks in Accounting/Finance

Lyft offers a flexible ride-sharing service that allows drivers to set their own schedules and earn on their own terms. The company utilizes shared rides, bikeshare systems, electric scooters, and public transit partnerships to promote transportation equity and offset carbon emissions.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$4.8B

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2012

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

2%

1 year growth

4%

2 year growth

1%