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Cost Accounting and Corporate Finance Manager

Foster City, CA
about 1 month ago
Full time role

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Zoox is developing the first fully electric autonomous vehicles to support low-carbon transportation and to decrease congestion and reliance on ...

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Job Description

As Zoox matures our autonomy robotaxi platform from a technical perspective we are moving closer to production manufacturing and commercial operations. To enable these next phases of our business we are growing the Finance organization in scope and capability. This will include building teams, systems, and processes that do not exist at Zoox today. The Cost Accounting and Corporate Finance Manager will take a leadership role in these workstreams and own the Finance-side design, implementation, testing, and management of several key systems related to our ERP ecosystem (SAP). You will work directly with our FP&A, Accounting, Business Applications, Manufacturing, and other teams to ensure a holistic and compliant process is achieved.
Additionally, this role will own the creation of new and improvements to existing financial reporting processes. This includes the formulation of monthly managerial financial reports, quarterly 701 FS disclosures, and other statutory filings, as well as setting up internal controls to ensure compliance in purchasing and accounting.
At Zoox, we start small and grow into what our business requires, so this role will be very hands-on and require direct contribution to each workstream while the team is being built out. As the organization grows this role will have direct reports to run financial reporting and accounting operations. 

Responsibilites

  • Key contributor in the design and implementation of the finance organization, systems, and processes to enable production manufacturing and commercial operations 
  • Design, implement, and manage standard cost/cost accounting process to support low-volume vehicle production
  • Lead Finance SME for SAP enhancement implementation which will include inventory management, cost accounting, manufacturing execution, revenue recognition, and other modules
  • Manage fixed assets/inventory (production subassemblies, equipment, vehicles, TI, tooling) for low low-volume vehicle production
  • Develop and implement capital request process
  • Partner with Logistics/Manufacturing for direct material management
  • Partner with accounting developing 701 financials disclosure 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree or Master’s degree in Accounting or Finance, CPA preferred
  • 10+ years of hands-on GAAP and management accounting experience in a dynamic high-tech manufacturing or automotive environment
  • Cost accounting/Bill of Materials experience in transportation or automotive manufacturing is a strong plus
  • Excellent working knowledge of product costing, variance analysis, and financial forecasting
  • Proficient with ERP system implementation and daily operation
  • Public company experience
  • Ability to efficiently and effectively communicate with all levels of the organization, including senior Executives
  • Detail-oriented with strong analytical skills

CompensationThere are three major components to compensation for this position: salary, Amazon Restricted Stock Units (RSUs), and Zoox Stock Appreciation Rights. The salary range for this position is $137,000 to $224,000. A sign-on bonus may be offered as part of the compensation package. Compensation will vary based on geographic location and level. Leveling, as well as positioning within a level, is determined by a range of factors, including, but not limited to, a candidate's relevant years of experience, domain knowledge, and interview performance. The salary range listed in this posting is representative of the range of levels Zoox is considering for this position. Zoox also offers a comprehensive package of benefits including paid time off (e.g. sick leave, vacation, bereavement), unpaid time off, Zoox Stock Appreciation Rights, Amazon RSUs, health insurance, long-term care insurance, long-term and short-term disability insurance, and life insurance.
Vaccine MandateEmployees working in this position will be required to have received a single dose of the J&J/Janssen COVID-19 vaccine OR have completed the two-dose Pfizer or Moderna vaccine series. In addition, employees will be required to receive a COVID-19 booster vaccine within two months of becoming eligible for the booster vaccine.
Employees will be required to show proof of vaccination status upon receipt of a conditional offer of employment. That offer of employment will be conditioned upon, among other things, an Applicant’s ability to show proof of vaccination status. Please note the Company provides reasonable accommodations in accordance with applicable state, federal, and local laws.
About ZooxZoox is developing the first ground-up, fully autonomous vehicle fleet and the supporting ecosystem required to bring this technology to market. Sitting at the intersection of robotics, machine learning, and design, Zoox aims to provide the next generation of mobility-as-a-service in urban environments. We’re looking for top talent that shares our passion and wants to be part of a fast-moving and highly execution-oriented team.
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A Final Note:You do not need to match every listed expectation to apply for this position. Here at Zoox, we know that diverse perspectives foster the innovation we need to be successful, and we are committed to building a team that encompasses a variety of backgrounds, experiences, and skills.

Zoox is developing the first fully electric autonomous vehicles to support low-carbon transportation and to decrease congestion and reliance on ...

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