About Jobs Team Press
Jobs > Operations

Accounting Intern

Los Angeles, CA

Assist our Accounts Payable team


About Lumi

Lumi helps ecommerce brands produce memorable and sustainable packaging through our online platform and worldwide network of factories. Tens of millions of packages are being shipped every year with Lumi products.

By joining Lumi you will have a front row seat to the rapidly changing way people buy things, and the supply chain behind everything that gets shipped to your doorstep. Learn more →

About the role

As the Accounting Intern at Lumi,  you will will be an integral part of the Accounts Payable process. You will work with various departments at Lumi to ensure we have all of the information needed to manage vendor and customer invoices. The ideal candidate is someone who will figure out ways to make our processes and procedures more efficient.

Responsibilities

  • Assist with accounts payable and accounts receivable
  • Maintain meticulous records for the team
  • Assist with monthly reports including accruals, journal entries, and monthly reconciliations
  • Help manage employee expenses
  • Provide analytical and financial support to the team
  • Other ad hoc accounting projects including research and analysis
  • Must have a fundamental interest in learning accounting duties: AR / AP, reconciliations, expenses, etc.

Qualifications

  • Detail-oriented, resourceful, critical thinker
  • Bachelor's degree (or working towards one) in accounting, finance, or similar field
  • Working knowledge of US GAAP
  • Experience with accounting software is a plus (Xero or Quickbooks)
  • Ability to work 40 hours per week

What we look for

Our team is made up of people from diverse backgrounds, often working remotely across the world. We believe cross-pollination is one of the best ways to foster community and new ideas. For that reason we encourage people from all backgrounds to apply to any of our positions.

Creating a great environment for everyone on the team is something we care deeply about. There are a few qualities we look for in anyone joining Lumi. Here are some of the questions we'll be asking ourselves when reviewing your application:

  • CuriosityYour role will evolve as time goes on. Do you have an eagerness to learn new skills, adapt to new situations and get out of your comfort zone?
  • Communication: Whether it is in written or spoken form, are you able to communicate clearly and concisely with others?
  • EmpathyDo you collaborate well with others? How do you deal with disagreements? Do you relate to the challenges we seek to solve for our customers?
  • Work ethicDo you have a can-do attitude? In the ever-moving world of logistics, will you do your best to not keep others waiting? Can we rely on you to bring rigor and enthusiasm necessary to your work?
  • Good tasteAre you attentive to details? Do you care about creating an elegant, pleasant experience for customers and those around you?


Note that due to the volume of applications we are not able to reply to everyone. Rest assured, we do read every application. Thanks for considering us!