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Posted: Saturday, August 19, 2017 9:56 PM

The Spaceship Company (TSC) is Virgin GalacticA?s wholly owned space:system manufacturing organization. Headquartered at Mojave Air and Space Port in Mojave, California, it is building and testing a fleet of WhiteKnightTwo carrier aircraft and SpaceShipTwo reusable spaceships that, together, form Virgin GalacticA?s human spaceflight system. Like many Virgin companies across the world, its team of over 350 talented and dedicated engineers, technicians and professionals are drawn together by a willingness to disrupt and challenge the status quo and deliver innovative aerospace solutions to our customersA? needs. TSCA?s extensive capabilities encompass preliminary vehicle design and analysis, manufacturing, ground testing, flight testing and post:delivery support.Our ValuesTSC 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 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 areUnder the direction of the Chief Financial Officer, the Controller oversees all accounting and financial needs of the company including but not limited to; month end close, internal and external financial reporting, budget and forecasting, taxation. Additionally, the controller is responsible day:to:day management of the accounting department, including supervising accounting personnel, enforcing company internal controls, leading all financial audit engagements and communicating with internal and external customers. In compliance with corporate policies and procedures, the Controller shall:Supervise all activities of the accounting groups located across our Mojave, CA site, and other sites as required Lead detail annual department budgeting and quarterly reforecasting process for TSC. Report to Virgin Galactic Corporate headcount, operating, and capital expendituresProduce monthly financial statements in accordance with GAAP (currently converting from IFRS to US GAAP) Ensure the effectiveness of internal controlsFile all periodic governmental filings (property tax, sales tax, etc.)Direct / Control all cash management functionsManage accounting policies, procedures, processes and business systems to ensure high quality and efficient accounting and reportingDevelop and maintain company budgets and produce budget versus actual analysisAd hoc financial reporting and analysis, as well as special projects as neededManage auditors and tax accountants (both KPMG)Assist in IPO readiness (including Sarbanes Oxley)Interact with Executive Management and Board of Directors as required Bachelors Degree in Accounting/ManagementMinimum of 5+ yearsA? experience supervising accounting/finance departmentPublic accounting experience and CPA preferredAdvanced knowledge of finance, accounting, budgeting, tax planning, banking, cash management, and cost control principlesStrong technical accounting skills (Company converting from IFRS to US GAAP)SEC reportingExperience with Sarbanes Oxley implementationStrong accounting technical skills including the ability to prepare accurate financial reportsExcellent communication and interpersonal skills, creative and innovative, organized, detail:oriented, and thoroughTeam player with a positive attitude to work with international teamsExperience with financial applications (Oracle)Microsoft Office Suite


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