Accounting Manager

Revolution Space
Boston, Massachusetts
May 15, 2024
May 19, 2024
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Work from office
Full Time
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Job Description About Revolution Space

At Revolution Space we're building advanced space systems for the 21st century. Every employee at Revolution Space works on projects that are critical to our company's future by ensuring our products work on orbit every time.

Position Summary:

The Accounting Manager applies accounting principles to analyze financial information and prepare financial reports. This position maintains and oversees the accounts and records for disbursements, expenses, tax payments, and income. The incumbent will also compile and analyze financial information to record transactions, prepare reports, and review/verify for accuracy. The position is full-time, on-site in Boston and available to be filled immediately.

Lead the entire close process, ensuring accuracy and timeliness in financial reporting.
Manage revenue recognition and inventory costing methodologies in compliance with industry standards.
Oversee accounts payable function, including vendor management and payment processing.
Mentor and develop a high-performing accounting team, fostering a collaborative and growth-oriented environment.
Utilize various systems for efficient accounting processes and data integrity.
Implement and maintain strong internal controls to safeguard company assets.
Produce monthly flux analysis and explain variances to stakeholders, highlighting areas of concern or improvement opportunities.
Utilize advanced Excel skills for month-end close, financial analysis and reporting.
Meet and prioritize deadlines in a fast-paced environment, ensuring timely completion of tasks and deliverables.
Leverage previous audit/assurance experience to support internal and external audit processes.
BOM Management Involvement: Collaborate with engineering and manufacturing teams to analyze costs, reconcile inventory levels, conduct variance analysis, ensure accurate financial reporting, and identify process improvements in Bill of Materials (BOM) management.

Required Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
At least 7 years of experience within a manufacturing or aerospace/defense industry
Previous management experience
Experience with an ERP system
Advanced Proficiency in MS Office
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, startup environment and wear many hats.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Detail-oriented with strong analytical abilities.

Preferred Qualifications:
Master's degree in Accounting or Finance
CPA or CMA certification
Strong understanding of Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and Cost Accounting Standards (CAS)
Previous Audit/Assurance experience

Paid holidays, sick time and unmetered vacation
Excellent health and dental plans with 80% employer contribution
Fitness reimbursement
100% company matching 401k plan with immediate vesting
Life Insurance
Long term / short term disability
Education assistance
To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicants must be U.S. citizens, lawful permanent residents of the U.S., or protected individuals as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3).
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other protected factor.