Team introduction Launched in 2012, Lazada is the number one online shopping and selling destination in Southeast Asia – present in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. As the pioneer of the eCommerce ecosystem in Southeast Asia, Lazada helps more than 80,000 local and international sellers as well as 2,500 brands serve the 560 million consumers in the region through its marketplace platform, supported by a wide range of tailored marketing, data, and service solutions. With over 80 million SKUs available, Lazada offers the widest range of products in categories ranging from consumer electronics to household goods, toys, fashion, sports equipment and groceries. Focused on delivering an excellent customer experience, it offers multiple payment methods including cash-on-delivery, comprehensive customer care and hassle-free returns through its own first- and last-mile delivery arm supported by 80+ logistics partners. Lazada Group is majority owned by Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA).Lazada.com.ph is the country’s leading online shopping and selling destination. Its headquarters is nested in Bonifacio Global City Taguig, one of today’s premiere business districts, and has warehouses in Cabuyao and in Cebu. Lazada holds a dynamic workforce, all geared towards creating an ecosystem which puts equal importance to customers, brands, and sellers. It has also revolutionized the logistics landscape with its in-house logistics provider, Lazada Express. Lazada continues to offer a wide assortment to its customers and retail solutions to its brands and sellers with the end goal of providing superior value.
The roleThis is a hands-on position that requires working knowledge of accounting disciplines that includes stewardship over company’s business and assets, compliance to the group’s policies and procedures and involvement in strategic planning and add value to the decision making processes.ReportingThis role will report to the Head of MP FinanceKey tasks and responsibilitiesMarketplace Finance including revenue recognition, P&L deep dive/reporting and reconciliation of accounts with sellers and timely settlement with sellers.Provide prompt response to sellers’ enquiries and subsequent follow-upWeekly cashflow forecastComputation of our fees chargeable and expenses due to sellersAccrual of fees and expenses at month-end.Assisting in Tax return on quarterly basisProfit and loss analysis for new commercial initiativesIdentifying improvement areas, automation and efficiencies with current work processes.Other ad-hoc projects.
Qualifications & SkillsPreferably a CPAShould have leadership and project management skillsHas good decision making skillsIs proactive and a team-playerHas good communication and reporting skillsCan work efficiently under tight deadlinesExperience with working on an offshore team is an edge
Additional knowledgeSAP knowledge is a must.