Lucid Motors

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Posted on: 2022-08-25

Category: emobility

Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:

Senior

Salary

Salary not provided

Sr. GL Accountant

About the company:

Lucid is the new generation of EV. Our relentless focus on innovation, luxury, and sustainability drives us into a reality where you no longer have to choose between doing great things, doing the right thing, and doing everything with the highest regard for efficiency and design. There were luxury cars, then EVs, now there’s Lucid.  

Leading the future in luxury electric and mobility
At Lucid, we set out to introduce the most captivating, luxury electric vehicles that elevate the human experience and transcend the perceived limitations of space, performance, and intelligence. Vehicles that are intuitive, liberating, and designed for the future of mobility.
 
We plan to lead in this new era of luxury electric by returning to the fundamentals of great design – where every decision we make is in service of the individual and environment. Because when you are no longer bound by convention, you are free to define your own experience.
 
Come work alongside some of the most accomplished minds in the industry. Beyond providing competitive salaries, we’re providing a community for innovators who want to make an immediate and significant impact. If you are driven to create a better, more sustainable future, then this is the right place for you.

We are currently seeking a Senior GL Accountant who will be part of the Finance & Accounting team of Lucid Middle East.

At Lucid, we don’t just welcome diversity - we celebrate it! Lucid Motors is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, and any other characteristic protected under applicable State or Federal laws and regulations.

Notice regarding COVID-19 protocols  
At Lucid, we prioritize the health and wellbeing of our employees, families, and friends above all else. In response to the novel Coronavirus all new Lucid employees, whose job will be based in the United States may or may not be required to provide original documentation confirming status as having received the prescribed inoculation (doses). Vaccination requirements are dependent upon location and position, please refer to the job description for more details.
 
Individuals in positions requiring vaccinations may seek a medical and/or religious exemption from this requirement and may be granted such an accommodation after submitting a formal request to and the subsequent review and approval thereof by our dedicated Covid-19 Response team.
 
To all recruitment agencies: Lucid Motors does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our careers alias or other Lucid Motors employees. Lucid Motors is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. 

Responsibilities

  • Perform various GL month-end close activities, including preparation of journal entries, accruals, prepaids, account analysis and help in resolving accounting issues.
  • Perform all balance sheet reconciliations and investigate variances.
  • Prepare and post intercompany elimination and journal entries in order to produce consolidated financial statements.
  • Partner with cross functional teams to help drive accurate reporting of key financial metrics.
  • Review monthly accounting close process including analytical review of the monthly operating results to ensure accurate accounting records are maintained.
  • Assist in preparing month end financial statements and analyze results.
  • Maintain and enhance business processes, systems, documentation and controls as part of SOX compliance efforts.
  • Perform accounting for the company’s leases under ASC 842, including collaborating with the real estate/supply chain/ IT team and reviewing new/existing leases.
  • Assist with SEC reporting.
  • Assist with various aspects of external audits and ZATCA report.
  • Participate in various ad hoc accounting projects and requests, as needed.
  • Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance and/or the equivalent in experience.
  • 5-7 years of Relevant background in accounting and finance. 
  • Excellent MS Excel skills.
  • Highly effective communication skills (verbal and written).
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to develop strong partnerships and influence people effectively.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, prioritize appropriately and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance and/or the equivalent in experience.
  • Strong understanding of US GAAP & IFRS.
  • CPA or SOCPA preferred.
  • Working knowledge of SAP is a plus.
  • Experience with Taxation in Saudi Arabia is a plus.