Groupon Payments Analyst (Merchant Payment Support) in Sydney, Australia

Join one of Australia's leading e-commerce businesses. Working out of our Sydney headquarters, you will continue to establish Groupon as an integral marketing partner of top businesses across Australia and New Zealand.

In order to support our continued growth, our Merchant Payment team is looking for an experienced Payments Analyst to join our Finance/Accounting Operations team. You will be the first point of contact for any local requirement in merchant payments.

Reporting to the Merchants Payments Manager, you’ll work closely with our finance, accounting and partner management teams to ensure our merchants are paid accurately and promptly. This position involves analysing large volumes of data output from our systems to determine, prioritize and process payments to our merchants.

Specific Responsibilities include:

  • Perform bank and merchant payment reconciliations

  • Manipulate large volumes of system generated data in excel to track and prepare payment

  • Work with merchants and support Partner Management team to answer queries from merchants regarding payments through ticketed queues

  • Support local Accounting team and assist in any ad hoc project initiatives

The ideal candidate

  • Previous accounting and payments experience from e-commerce, advertising, marketing, media industry highly desirable

  • Experience in working in a similar business model – large volumes of transactions and multiple entities

  • Advanced MS Excel skills

  • SQL knowledge is desirable

  • Exceptional organisational ability to manage multiple priorities

  • Excellent attention to detail with demonstrated problem-solving skills

  • Resilient and the ability to work under pressure, independently and to tight deadlines

  • Language proficiency in French / German desirable

  • Bachelor degree in Finance, Accounting, Business, Science or related area highly desirable

  • An outgoing personality and a great sense of humour!

What you get in return

  • Experience working for one of the fastest growing ecommerce companies in the world with unparalleled career opportunities

  • Comprehensive induction to the business at our Sydney HQ and ongoing training

  • Work in our awesome break-out area, maybe even chowing down on food and drinks we provide for all our employees – we're also a very social bunch, and we love to keep fit!

Interested? We would love to hear from you….