Rivian

United States, California, Irvine, United States

Posted on: 2022-06-30

Category: emobility

Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:

Senior

Salary

Salary not provided

Senior Accountant, Commercial

About the company:

Doing something different is never easy. It requires courage, optimism and grit. Core to our mission is building a team of adventurous individuals determined to make a positive impact on the world. This means challenging ourselves constantly. Stretching beyond the bounds of conventional thinking. Reframing old problems. Seeking new solutions. And operating comfortably in a space of uncertainty. While our backgrounds are diverse, our team shares a love of the outdoors and a desire to protect it for future generations. Do you like doing the impossible? We’d love to hear from you.

Rivian is on a mission to keep the world adventurous forever. This goes for the emissions-free Electric Adventure Vehicles we build, and the curious, courageous souls we seek to attract. 

As a company, we constantly challenge what’s possible, never simply accepting what has always been done. We reframe old problems, seek new solutions and operate comfortably in areas that are unknown. Our backgrounds are diverse, but our team shares a love of the outdoors and a desire to protect it for future generations. 

Rivian is on a mission to keep the world adventurous forever. This goes for the emissions-free Electric Adventure Vehicles we build, and the curious, courageous souls we seek to attract.

As a company, we constantly challenge what’s possible, never simply accepting what has always been done. We reframe old problems, seek new solutions and operate comfortably in areas that are unknown. Our backgrounds are diverse, but our team shares a love of the outdoors and a desire to protect it for future generations.

Rivian’s Commercial Accounting team is responsible for all existing and future revenue streams associated with products and services offered to consumers and businesses. Specifically, the Commercial Accounting team accounts for revenue, cost of sales, and related balance sheet accounts. The team additionally has general P&L oversight. The team works at the forefront of many strategic business decisions and is frequently required to collaborate with department leads. This role will focus on Rivian’s primary Business-to-Consumer (B2C) vehicles and related services.

 

THIS IS WHAT YOU'LL DO:

    • Perform procedures for tracking and reconciling consumer vehicle sales, non-manufacturing cost of sales, inventory, and vehicle preorders for monthly financial and operational reporting
    • Analyze margins and drivers to support decision making and insights for senior management
    • Implement and execute SOX controls
    • Execute recurring tasks, journal entries, analyses, and reporting
    • Perform monthly close procedures
    • Support in developing automation routines to efficiently capture, monitor, and account for various data flows
    • Assist with process transformation
    • Furnish information and support for internal- and external-audit purposes

THIS IS WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • 4+ years of corporate accounting work experience or 3+ years of public accounting work experience
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize work effectively
  • Analytical mind with strong conceptual and problem-solving skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong oral/written communication skills
  • Ability to be adaptable to change
  • Constant desire to learn and challenge others to find the best solution
  • An elevated understanding of the order to cash process
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Preferred, but not required, certification or skills:
    • Licensed Certified Public Accountant
    • SOX experience

 

THIS IS WHERE YOU’LL WORK:

  • Department: Accounting
  • Location: Irvine, CA

Equal Opportunity

Rivian is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information or characteristics, physical or mental disability, marital/domestic partner status, age, military/veteran status, medical condition, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Rivian is committed to ensuring that our hiring process is accessible for persons with disabilities. If you have a disability or limitation, such as those covered by the Americans with Disabilities Act, that requires accommodations to assist you in the search and application process, please email us at [email protected].

Candidate Data Privacy

Rivian may collect, use and disclose your personal information or personal data (within the meaning of the applicable data protection laws) when you apply for employment and/or participate in our recruitment processes (“Candidate Personal Data”). This data includes contact, demographic, communications, educational, professional, employment, social media/website, network/device, recruiting system usage/interaction, security and preference information. Rivian may use your Candidate Personal Data for the purposes of (i) tracking interactions with our recruiting system; (ii) carrying out, analyzing and improving our application and recruitment process, including assessing you and your application and conducting employment, background and reference checks; (iii) establishing an employment relationship or entering into an employment contract with you; (iv) complying with our legal, regulatory and corporate governance obligations; (v) recordkeeping; (vi) ensuring network and information security and preventing fraud; and (vii) as otherwise required or permitted by applicable law. 

Rivian may share your Candidate Personal Data with (i) internal personnel who have a need to know such information in order to perform their duties, including individuals on our People Team, Finance, Legal, and the team(s) with the position(s) for which you are applying; (ii) Rivian affiliates; and (iii) Rivian’s service providers, including providers of background checks, staffing services, and cloud services. 

Rivian may transfer or store internationally your Candidate Personal Data, including to or in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and the European Union and in the cloud, and this data may be subject to the laws and accessible to the courts, law enforcement and national security authorities of such jurisdictions.  

 

Please note that we are currently not accepting applications from third party application services.