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Accounting Manager



Accounting & Finance, Sales & Business Development
Oklahoma City, OK, USA
Posted on Friday, June 21, 2024


Skydweller Aero Inc. is a transatlantic cutting-edge aerospace company developing solar powered aircraft solutions capable of achieving perpetual flight with heavy, and powerful payload capacity. Utilizing technology based upon the longest continuous renewably powered flight program in history, this fast-growing startup is developing a new class of unmanned aircraft, providing the persistence of geosynchronous satellites with the powerful sensing capabilities and the flexibility of a large, airborne platform. Skydweller Aero Inc. has World and US headquarters in Oklahoma City and European offices headquartered in Spain.

Job Description:

Skydweller Aero is seeking an experienced accounting manager to support our next phase of growth. The successful accounting manager will help to develop and shape our finance team, including playing a strong role in establishing good processes & controls; supporting an ERP implementation; consolidating our global financials across the US and Spain; and accelerating and automating our month-end close process.


The accounting manager will:

  • Consolidate financial reporting across our global sites, establishing intercompany eliminations and transfer pricing policies;
  • Establish good financial controls, repeatable and auditable processes, manage the annual financial audit;
  • Lead the month-end close process to ensure timely and accurate reporting of our monthly, quarterly and annual financial performance
  • Manage timely completion of required filings, including tax, incorporation, and other regulatory or financial filings
  • Establish indirect cost rates and maintain accounting systems that support US government contracting requirements
  • Review payroll for accuracy
  • Manage supporting staff
  • Help the business meet our financial objectives by creating good forecasts, reporting on variances; developing KPIs
  • Build and maintain cash forecasts
  • Drive continuous improvements in processes, performance and reporting
  • Other accounting and reporting duties as required


  • Significant accounting experience, including 5+ years in a corporate accounting team
  • CPA strongly preferred
  • Hands-on experience leading month-end close; preparing and reviewing journal entries; completing bank reconciliations; preparing monthly accruals
  • ERP implementation experience
  • Experience working in a global environment, particularly with international transfer pricing
  • Experience working with US government accounting requirements, including experience with DCAA accounting requirements
  • A passion for continuous improvement and a desire to learn new systems and tools
  • Confidence operating in a dynamic, fast-paced start-up environment where speed is critical.

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Company Benefits:

  • Health insurance: We offer health insurance to all FTEs, which can include medical, dental, and vision coverage.
  • 401(k): We offer a 401(k) retirement savings plan to help employees save for their future.
  • Paid time off: This includes vacation time, sick leave, and personal days.
  • Flexible schedules: we offer flexible schedules; we help employees achieve a better work-life balance.
  • Professional development opportunities: we may offer training, educational opportunities, or tuition reimbursement programs to help employees develop their skills and advance their careers.
  • Stock options: all FTEs after one year of seniority may have the opportunity to receive options as part of their compensation package.
  • Bonuses: we offer bonuses or other forms of performance-based compensation to reward employees for their hard work and achievements.