Accounting Manager at Nuro
Nuro is a robotics start-up whose mission is to accelerate the benefits of robotics for everyday life. We have an elite team of entrepreneurs and engineers, designers, and scientists. We believe AI and robotics are at the cusp of transforming daily life and we are dedicated to building meaningful products with this technology. Join us and play a critical role in our mission.About the Role
This is a high-impact, high-visibility role as an early member of the Accounting team at Nuro. You will manage monthly closing and reporting, provide accounting guidance to support business initiatives, work with cross-functional teams to establish internal controls, and engages in the implementation of ERP including supply chain and manufacturing systems. Reporting to the Assistant Controller, you will be executing on a wide range of projects for one of the leaders in the robotics and autonomous space.About the Work
Develop and manage an effective month end close process and procedures relates to Nuro’s monthly closing and reporting, including journal entries, accruals, fixed assets and prepaid etc.
Be a trusted business partner and provide accounting guidance on revenue recognition, R&D activities and new product development trials and launches to ensure significant transactions are properly accounted for.
Prepare monthly/quarterly/annual financial statements and associated footnotes disclosure.
Perform financial statement analysis and document meaningful explanations for fluctuations to assist management with business decisions
- Participate in assessing and documenting the accounting impact and required disclosures for significant events and transactions, including significant contracts for revenue, suppliers, contract manufacturers, stock-based compensation, and equity offerings and other matters
Develop and implement process improvements, document desktop procedures, and processes to achieve efficiencies
Serve as primary point of contact and liaison for audit or 409A requests
Participate in design and implement best in class ERP systems including supply chain and manufacturing, processes and controls to scale the business and manage costs.
Assist executive leadership teams with special projects, research and supplemental reporting
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance or business
CPA/CA or equivalent
5+ years of relevant leadership work experience in public accounting and/or a high tech organization
Excellent leadership skills with collaborative working style and ability to work cross functionally
Ability to self-manage and execute in an unstructured environment
Excellent written and oral communication skills with the ability to influence and drive sound business decisions
Proven track record of increased responsibilities and scope
Solid knowledge of accounting policies/procedures and financial statements.
Strong program management and organization skills with an ability to plan and perform multiple tasks
Ability to independently resolve complex problems where analysis requires the in-depth evaluation of numerous factors
Experience with ERP system implementation preferred
Nuro is an equal opportunity employer and expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.