Director of Accounting
Posted on 3/7/2023

51-200 employees

Automotive vehicle software solutions
Company Overview
Cyngyn's is a publicly-traded autonomous vehicle company on a mission to create safer, broadly accessible and cost-effective transportation through advanced technology. Whether operating on the warehouse floor, a construction site, or at the bottom of a mine, Cyngn is here to bring autonomous transportation.
Menlo Park, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • CPA preferred
  • Public accounting preferred
  • 8 to 12 years of progressive accounting experience including previous experience as a controller
  • 3+ years of SEC reporting experience
  • Combination of private industry and public accounting experience is preferred
  • Advanced technical accounting knowledge coupled with exceptional planning and organizational skills
  • Prior experience in the design, documentation, and implementation of SOX-compliant policies and procedures
  • Preferred experience with the following systems: Shareworks, Quickbooks,, Vena
  • Advanced user of MS Office Suite, including MS Excel and Word
  • $175,000 to $210,000 base salary (highly experienced)
  • Own general accounting processes, including, but not limited to: month, quarter and year end activities, accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, and maintenance of the general ledger's chart of accounts
  • Own monthly financial statement preparation and review, budget and variance analysis
  • Own tax and other external compliance activities
  • Coordinate and participate in the preparation of quarterly report filings (Form 10-Qs), annual reports (Form 10- K) and current reports (Form 8-K)
  • Manage recordkeeping and reporting of all equity-based transactions
  • Regularly collaborate with both internal (team members across the organization) and external parties (outside counsel, external auditors, tax and other professional service providers) towards:
  • The collection of input information including the preparation of support files and documentation required for the above referenced reports
  • The coordination and review of report draft versions
  • Determine appropriate required disclosures (including the completion of relevant disclosure checklists and reporting questionnaires)
  • Monitor the development and applicability of emerging accounting and reporting guidelines being issued by the SEC, FASB (US GAAP), PCAOB, and other applicable regulatory agencies
  • Coordinate the introduction, documentation, and implementation of accounting and finance policies
  • Coordinate and participate in the implementation of internal controls and SOX compliance guidelines
  • Manage finance team
  • Perform ad hoc analysis and projects as requested