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Company: Divergent Technologies Inc.
Location: Torrance
Posted on: September 22, 2022

Job Description:

Divergent is on a mission to democratize the design and manufacture of vehicles. We want to enable a future where small entrepreneurial teams across the globe will bring increasingly material and energy efficient transportation solutions to market with a fraction of the capital and time.

Divergent has invented a complete manufacturing solution to address system level challenges. The Divergent Adaptive Production System (DAPS) is a complete software hardware solution designed to replace traditional vehicle manufacturing. To make the complex simple, it is a complete modular digital factory for complex structures. Given a set of digital requirements as input, the machine automatically computationally engineers, additively manufactures, and assembles any complex structure. The system is able to move seamlessly between manufacturing different vehicle models.

Position: Controller

Under the direction of the CFO, the Controller is responsible for developing and implementing divisional accounting procedures and controls, and directing the activities of the general accounting staff toward the achievement of division objectives. The Controller will support all functional areas with professionally produced information, in a timely manner, consistent with the highest standards of the profession.

What You'll Do:

--- Prepare a cash flow forecast based on the existing and foreseeable commitments and operate to maintain runway; prepare weekly cash balance and runway reporting to CEO and CFO
--- Work with the technical and corporate teams to maintain Divergent budgets, report budget to actuals
--- Perform project level reconciliations to evaluate progress to completion versus cash position
--- Review and approve budgeted and ad-hoc requests from the technical and operational teams
--- Reconcile intercompany transactions in accordance with intercompany agreements
--- Prepare necessary regulatory, state, payroll, and federal filings
--- Primary responsibility for the annual audit at the division level; work closely with the corporate team to facilitate consolidation as well as annual and quarterly reporting per GAAP
--- Ensure adequate controls are being maintained over fixed assets, inventory, and cash
--- Lead and assess the operating performance by preparing financial plans, monitor expenditures and performance against plan, perform analysis of variances and help establish action plans to meet financial performance objectives
--- Analyze sales, cost of sales, margins, scrap and overhead; develop inventory valuations, product costing, operation and project reporting
--- Complete of all corporate reporting requirements (e.g., payroll, insurance, tax filing, quarterly reporting, etc.,)
--- Contribute to overall Divergent strategy and operating plans
--- Support Divergent board reporting and investor meetings, as needed
--- Support the CFO in the achievement of company and divisional functional objectives
--- Implements the most appropriate financial and accounting practices per GAAP

What You Have:

--- Possess bachelor's degree, a Finance or Accounting degree or equivalent, MBA preferred
--- CPA preferred
---7 - 10 years in a variety of accounting positions required in a manufacturing environment
--- Experience in general accounting operations/manufacturing accounting experience is strongly preferred
--- Ability to work with all levels of an organization in a professional manner
--- High energy level and strong self-motivation
--- Demonstrated ability to manage development project and meet deadlines
--- Strong communication skills (both verbal and written)
--- Proficiency with database applications and administration systems, Oracle is preferred
--- Develops thorough understanding and passion for Divergent and Czinger Vehicles
--- Must be able to remain in stationary position 50% of time
--- The person in this position needs to occasionally move about the office and warehouse to execute work efficiently
--- The person in this position frequently communicates with the department heads, vendors, and the whole company at times

Divergent is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Our positions adhere to all statutory and regulatory requirements. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

No agencies, no solicitations, and no calls please. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

Keywords: Divergent Technologies Inc., Torrance , Controller, Accounting, Auditing , Torrance, California

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