EM4 Accounting Manager

Posted on 5/16/2024

Luminar Technologies

Luminar Technologies

501-1,000 employees

Develops vehicle safety and autonomy solutions

Automotive & Transportation

Compensation Overview

$110,000 - $150,000Annually

+ Equity awards + Tuition reimbursement


Bedford, MA, USA + 1 more

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Big 4 experience required and an active CPA preferred
  • Excellent knowledge of Excel
  • Detailed knowledge of ASC 606 and relevant current accounting rules relating to NRE services and product revenue recognition
  • Experience with DCAA/government project accounting is preferred
  • Understanding of Order to cash (OTC), Procure to Pay (PTP), Design to build business processes
  • Understanding of gross margin, COGS components, inventory and production accounting is preferred
  • Experience with the development and implementation of internal controls for SOX 404 compliance
  • Highly detail-oriented and organized individual with the ability to manage multiple assignments and work with tight deadlines
  • Ability to expand job responsibilities, suggest improvements, and collaborate with others to generate ideas for improved processes
  • Self-driven, high initiative individual, and a strong team player with upbeat positive and flexible attitude
  • Review customer contracts to ensure consistent application of revenue recognition policies
  • Determine appropriate accounting treatment and document conclusions
  • Partner with various departments during contract negotiations
  • Prepare revenue calculations for NRE services and product revenue
  • Assist with month-end close deliverables and review journal entries
  • Lead and manage development of internal controls and provide coaching on SOX-related documentation
  • Assist with preparation of technical accounting memos
  • Assist with audit requests and interface with internal and external auditors
  • Manage system automation and implementation projects
  • Assist with or lead ad-hoc reporting requests and projects

Luminar Technologies is at the forefront of advancing vehicle safety and autonomy with its cutting-edge Iris lidar sensor and Sentinel™ full-stack platform. As a leader in the automotive and technology industries, the company collaborates with over 50 industry partners, including major automotive OEMs and renowned tech companies like NVIDIA and Intel’s Mobileye. This collaborative environment, along with a focus on critical safety technologies, makes it an excellent workplace for those passionate about integrating technology and automotive engineering to drive innovation in mobility solutions.

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Orlando, Florida



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6 month growth


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