Operations/Office Manager

Exagens - Montréal, QC (30+ days ago)

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Location
Old Port, Montreal, Qc, Canada

Type
Permanent, full time

Compensation
Salary plus Stock Options

Start Date
As soon as possible

Why us?

The best people should work on the most challenging problems. At exagens, we’re using cutting-edge technology, data analysis, behavioral theory and more to curate memorable individualized digital journeys. Already in use by millions of people worldwide, we’re hard at work expanding the capabilities of our products and growing our market presence. If you’re a problem solver interested in shaping the future of the financial industry and working in a collaborative environment which empowers you to own your own projects while giving you both the freedom and mentorship to grow, we’d love to meet you. Here’s your opportunity to get in early to define and own a piece of the future. We’re a rapidly growing profitable company, so there’s plenty of opportunity to learn, lead, laugh, and share in our success.

What’s in it for you?

We’re looking for a dynamic, hands-on and driven individual to take a leadership role ensuring everything runs like clockwork in our office as well as work together with the CEO to help grow the company. This is a rare opportunity to quickly develop new skills and experience while gaining exposure to multiple aspects of running a business.

We are looking for you

If you’re eager for growth, opportunity and increased responsibility, we’re looking for you and you should be looking for us.

Responsibilities and duties

Operations/Accounting:
Prepare and manage customer invoices
Administer expense policy and enter process reports
Manage group payroll system
Review, prioritize and obtain approval for all A/P bills and payments
Work with the CEO to manage monthly/quarterly/yearly closing/reconciliations & filings and interactions with government agencies

Office management:
Manage the day-to-day running of the office and vendor contracts: telco, alarm, maintenance and repair
Manage office supplies: inventory and ordering
Handle incoming and outgoing office mail and phone calls
Organize birthdays & company activities!
Assist with sales & marketing events and travel arrangements
Assist with general filing & coordinating meetings

Talent:
Assist with talent recruitment
Support onboarding of new team members
Manage group benefits
Help develop company policies

Special projects:
Grow wings and fly: Jump-in as/where needed from trade-show logistics, customer events, project management, research government programs & more
You are
A proactive do-er! You aren’t afraid of getting your hands dirty and know the best way to see success is to get to know the business from the ground up
Committed to completing tasks the right way with a high degree of quality, attention to details and passionate about continuous improvement
A curious person who likes to “wear different hats” in order to work with a variety of business groups
Able to work autonomously, under pressure, manage priorities and meet deadlines while dealing with distractions
Entrepreneurial in spirit, a people-person by nature
Adept at handling sensitive information; able to exercise discretion and confidentiality
A person who enjoys working in a fast-paced, evolving start-up environment
Excellent in written and spoken French and English
Willing to work longer hours when needed
Technical skills and experience
Minimum 2 years prior experience as an office manager, accountant, junior HR or project manager
Proficiency in MS Office Suite or G Suite
A University degree, business-related strongly preferred
bookkeeping and accounting knowledge
Experience using QuickBooks or other similar accounting software preferred
Experience with WordPress a plus
You’ll enjoy
An opportunity to further develop and hone your skills with plenty of career paths
A competitive salary and tier-1 medical plan
Generous stock options
Our new office in one of the oldest, coolest buildings in Montreal’s Old Port
A kitchen stocked with free drinks, snacks, fruit, wine & beer and more
Team get-togethers, video games and spontaneous Nerf gun wars
The easy access by public transit, company bike rack, in-house showers
A fun team environment and the ability to quickly learn and grow