General Accountant - Shared Services at Canva
Manila, PH
Canva is experiencing rapid growth in its business as it continues on its sensational and thrilling journey. 
The role will be responsible for ensuring that transactions have been properly accounted for and accurately reflected, recorded and accounted. 
We’re a fast-moving business so change is frequent and volumes will continue to grow, you’ll be comfortable working in a hands-on environment and have excellent communication skills. 

What you'll do...

  • Administration over Australian Employee Corporate Credit Cards including expense reporting review, reconciliation, reporting, record storage and responses to general queries
  • Ownership of the Company’s Software tools Management including, maintenance of a live
  • Register, review of subscriptions requests, subscriptions costs analysis, accruals and reporting
  • Reconciliation and reporting of travel expenses through credit card and various travel booking platforms feeding into the accounting system.  Including uber/on-ground transport and international and domestic flight and accommodation spend
  • Employee Expense management and reconciliation for German and US companies
  • Preparation of various month-end accruals and balance sheet reconciliations 
  • Assisting in month-end and year-end Financial Closing
  • Assisting with ad hoc queries within the business or by auditors 
About you 
Attitude: A keen eye for detail, you enjoy upholding high standards of excellence in the services you deliver. Operating in a fast-paced environment you are able to adapt quickly, able to manage team workloads and meet deadlines. You will be self-motivated with a can-do attitude and an ability to work independently. You have excellent communication skills and approach tasks with a constant lens of customer service and continuous improvement.  

We’d love it if you have...

  • A Bachelor’s/College Degree in Finance/Accountancy or equivalent
  • 2-3+ years experience in General Accounting with bank reconciliation background
  • Knowledge in NetSuite Oneworld or any related ERP tool
  • Advanced Excel skills are desirable
  • Keen eye for detail
  • Exceptional communication and stakeholder management skills
  • Enjoys working with people of diverse cultural background
  • The propensity to work in a proactive & results-oriented


  • Stock grant in one of the fastest growing startups in the world
  • Fitness membership
  • In-house chef
  • Sponsored social clubs and team events
  • Fun and quirky celebrations.