Corporate Accounting Manager - Finance

South Burlington, VT


At Beta Technologies, we apply our intellectual curiosity, passion for aviation, and commitment to sustainability toward a shared mission of revolutionizing electric aviation. Regardless of the position one holds, each team member brings their talent and desire to positively impact the environment and lives of others in a refreshing, vibrant, and inclusive culture. 

This position is responsible for the execution of corporate accounting functions including month, quarter, and year-end close. The ideal candidate will establish and maintain procedures to accurately complete financial information and prepare financial statements. This position will serve as the main point of contact for other corporate functions within the finance department. The candidate must be comfortable creating and maintaining process documents, flow charts, and narratives to ensure consistent performance of the department’s duties. The accounting manager will assist the Controller with year-end audits, financial statement preparation, and analysis, as well as perform some treasury functions as needed. 

How you will contribute to revolutionizing electric aviation:

  • Managing the corporate accounting function, including oversight and professional development of team members
  • Driving the timely completion of month-end and quarter-end close, including reconciliation of all balance sheet accounts
  • Preparing financial statements in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Implementing processes and procedures to ensure transactions are appropriately captured under GAAP
  • Maintaining segregation of duties and other internal control procedures within the corporate accounting function
  • Identifying complex transactions and working with technical accounting to ensure the transactions are reflected properly within the financial statements
  • Maintaining allocations of corporate services to other business units and functions across the company
  • Reviewing journal entries created by other accounting team members
  • Serving as the main liaison for the Company’s annual financial statement audit
  • Consolidating company-wide activities and preparing ad hoc reports to present to management 
  • Minimum Qualifications we are seeking:

  • Master’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA License
  • 7+ years of progressive accounting experience in public accounting or a similar work environment, including 3+ years of management experience
  • Strong organization, oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines and report on progress
  • Strong computer aptitude, which includes expertise with Microsoft Excel and Word as well as experience with accounting software 
  • Analytical skills with particular attention to detail
  • Experience with large-scale ERP systems
  • Above and Beyond Qualifications that will distinguish you:

  • SOX experience
  • Experience with PLEX ERP
  • Multi-currency and multi-entity consolidation experience
  • Public company financial reporting knowledge
  • Experience with BlackLine, lease accounting software, SAP Concur, and/or Carta Equity Platform
  • Physical Demands and Work Environment:
    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these functions.
    While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands or fingers, and handle or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision, distance vision, and the ability to adjust focus. The noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate.

    Inclusivity Statement
    Each of our backgrounds influences how we evaluate our own abilities. Research reveals that BIPOC, LGBTQ+, women, those from working-class backgrounds, individuals with disabilities, and other marginalized groups may hesitate to apply for roles if they don't meet all the requirements. Many skills can be learned on the job. If you can envision contributing value to our community and meet most criteria, we encourage you to apply.

    BETA Technologies provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, place of birth, citizenship, disability, veteran or military status, health coverage status, HIV status, genetic information, crime victim status, pregnancy or a pregnancy-related condition or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. The company does not discriminate, and will not discriminate, and will not tolerate discrimination, based on any of these characteristics during the application process or in employment.

    All offers of employment at BETA Technologies are contingent upon favorable results of a thorough background check.

    BETA Technologies is an E-Verify employer.