About Airlift :
Airlift is building the world’s first decentralized logistics platform with transit and delivery solutions that enable and empower local communities.
We view mass transit as a prerequisite for economic development and our delivery platform as an efficient way to move goods around urban ecosystems.
In the first 12-18 months, Airlift has secured $24M+ USD in venture financing and has scaled the business to multiple tens of thousands of daily customers.
We are backed by First Round Capital, a premier venture capital firm based in San Francisco (known for its seed stage investment in Uber, Square and other billion-dollar enterprises).
About the Role :
The role requires a capable and highly driven individual with strong eagerness to learn and grow in a challenging yet rewarding fast paced environment.
Airlift is looking for an individual to help manage the Accounts Payable (AP) function through execution of effective and efficient AP processes.
This role is a full-time role that will facilitate the business to grow and achieve scale. This role will be responsible for, and will be evaluated on delivery on Accounts Payable needs that relate to Airlift's inventory, retail and G&A payments.
Manage overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of Accounts Payable function,
Develop and maintain a documented system of AP policies, process, procedures and controls,
Drive innovation in AP function, and strive for continuous improvement of systems and processes with focus on automation and digitizing the P2P process,
Drive and lead the implementation of the AP module as a part of overall ERP implementation,
Build new processes and constantly challenge the daily accounting and operational processes, including procure-to-pay, Supplier inquiries handling and AP processing,
Liaise closely with stakeholders within the organization across different functions locally, with regional teams and external suppliers to understand and resolve their concerns,
Demonstrate strong time management skills by being organized and prioritizing the team's task list,
Develop staff by managing performance, setting goals, providing ongoing training, and maintaining strong employee relationships, team building.
Excellent planning and organizational skills, confident delivering against deadlines and prioritizing workload,
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with strong analytical abilities,
Hands-on ability to proactively own operational tasks with consistency and reliability,
Ability to work well under pressure, detail-oriented and employs a proactive approach to problem-solving,
Positive working attitude, demonstrate good interpersonal skills and ability to work collaboratively in a team,
Background in fast-paced, entrepreneurial, startup / technology environments is a plus,
Impactful leadership skills to lead business discussions & implement process improvements,
Hustle and availability to chase up on impromptu issues and drive resolution.
In addition to the above, successful candidates will give the Airlift team an ability to move faster by owning the operational deliverables on a day-to-day basis.
What We Offer :
The opportunity to work alongside an exceptionally talented team,
An exciting and fast-paced business directly impacting Pakistan's economic landscape,
A high-impact role in an area that is of crucial significance for the business,
High levels of autonomy in day-to-day responsibilities and deliverables,
Competitive remuneration and a highly flexible work environment.
Just So You Know
Airlift is an Equal Opportunity Employer and strictly prohibits discrimination of any kind. We believe that great ideas can come from anywhere.
We are committed to building the best team possible and all employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements and individual potential and qualifications, without regard to race, color, age, religion, socioeconomic status, orientation, gender identity, national origin or disability.
The Airlift team is diverse we welcome and learn from different individual experiences and points of view that our teammates bring to the table.
We're excited to have you inspire us with yours!