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Posted: Sunday, August 20, 2017 8:38 PM

Virgin Galactic is on track to become the worldA?s first privately funded commercial space line. It is dedicated to becoming a world leader in sub:orbital commercial space tourism with a longer term vision to develop other space technologies that have the potential to open space to significantly more people and users. Virgin Galactic is quite possibly the most fun, most innovative place to work for a finance guy/gal like you We are looking for an accounting manager who is pro:active, self:directed and possesses an atypical high quality bar for themselves. If youA?re the type of person who obsesses over details and thrives in a collaborative, fast paced start up environment, Virgin Galactic may be the place for you. Join the team WeA?ll crunch the numbers so the others can build spaceships. Our Values Virgin Galactic and the greater Virgin Organization have a relaxed and informal culture that encourages individuality and innovation. You will be motivated, enterprising and enthusiastic. Company culture is such that you need to be able to A?check your ego at the doorA? , be a self:starter and possess a sense of humility. You will work well under commercial pressure and thrive on being given challenges and responsibility. You will communicate clearly and be confident and persuasive. You will have a high level of integrity and understand the need of complete confidentiality.Who you are The primary role for our Accounting Manager will be to provide Accounting support for both the finance team and a broad range of teammate A?customersA? who rely on timely and accurate accounting support and financial information. The individual will perform a flexible range of activities. This role will be responsible for managing the monthly accounting close process which includes the consolidation and select financial reporting.Manage the monthly close process for Virgin Galactic LLC and Virgin Galactic, Ltd.Prepare and review journal entries complete with necessary supporting documentation and schedules.Manage the accounts payable and payroll teams for Virgin GalacticPrepare and review account reconciliations for all balance sheet accounts on a monthly basisProvide account analysis where necessary to appropriately determine accruals or other estimates to be recorded in the general ledgerMaintain multiple financial schedules to ensure monthly updates are made and properly recorded in the financial statementsPerform technical accounting research to determine appropriate treatment for a variety of transactions under US GAAP and IFRS (e.g., lease arrangements, revenue recognition, etc).Prepare supporting schedules for use in financial statements and/or footnote disclosures (US GAAP and IFRS).Assist in providing critical financial information to other teammates within and outside of FinanceAssist in coordinating the annual financial statement audit and working with our external auditors on various accounting issues as neededAssist in the continued implementation and development of our Oracle ERP Support financial planning and analysis on bid and proposal efforts and on new programs and projects.Perform data extractions and prepare reports to support financial statements. Prepare periodic regulatory filings and other regulatory requirements.Play a key role in general process improvements and process documentation for all facets of the accounting cycle as well as the continued development and documentation of our accounting policies and procedures.Cultivate internal relations at all levels by providing support and a high level of customer service.Perform various projects such as research, special projects and analysis as plete various GovA?t surveys and questionnaires as required.Ad hoc projects as directedBachelorA?s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or similar is required; CPA preferredMinimum of 5 years of experience in overall accounting, with at least 3 years of senior experience at a public accounting firm; 7:10 years of experience across public and priv


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