Sr. Accountant

About Fisker Inc.

California-based Fisker Inc. is revolutionizing the automotive industry by developing the most emotionally desirable and eco-friendly electric vehicles on Earth. Passionately driven by a vision of a clean future for all, the company is on a mission to become the No. 1 e-mobility service provider with the world's most sustainable vehicles. To learn more, visit www. – and enjoy exclusive content across Fisker's social media channels: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and LinkedIn. Download the revolutionary new Fisker mobile app from the App Store or Google Play store.

About Fisker Inc:

It is a great time to join Fisker! We have started production, the Fisker OCEAN is awe-inspiring, our innovation and design is masterful and team at Fisker Inc. is the best of the best! If you are looking for an opportunity to be a part of an industry leading service network, having endless cross functional exposure and development, then we want to hear from you! Our impressive team at Fisker Inc. is revolutionizing the automotive industry by developing the most emotionally desirable and eco-friendly electric vehicles on Earth. Passion is in our core and driven by a vision of a clean future for all, the company is on a mission to become the No. 1 e-mobility service provider with the world's most sustainable vehicles.

Position Summary

The Sr. Accountant reports to the Manager, General Ledger and oversees functional accounting staff, prepare financial forecasts, and manages the financial statement close process. This is a leadership position that is proactive and solution-oriented. The individual in this role will be an expert communicator and leader with a strong ability to oversee responsibilities and collaborate across accounting functions domestically and globally.


  • Overseeing the execution of the worldwide month-end close processes, including all month-end journal entries and account reconciliations of multiple processes

  • Involvement with fixed assets and inventory

  • Own various accruals according to management estimates

  • Prepare monthly consolidation and financial reporting under US GAAP

  • Perform monthly fluctuation analysis by entity, by account, and by function

  • Provide guidance to international accounting teams to ensure consistency in consolidated financial reporting and application of corporate policies

  • Support external year-end audit and quarterly reviews

  • Collaborate cross-functionally with other teams in company-wide system and process implementation projects

  • Ensure compliance with Fisker's internal accounting policies, controls over financial reporting and procedures, as well as local regulations.

  • Develop strategic plans for optimized productivity.

  • Contribute and assist with other key projects as needed.

  • Qualifications / Knowledge / Experience

  • 3+ years of work experience with a bachelor's degree or above in accounting and finance, CPA experience with Big 4 accounting firm preferred

  • Familiar with US accounting concepts, principles and practices, reporting experience.

  • Automotive OEM or automotive component manufacturing experience

  • US CPA preferred

  • Excellent fluency in English

  • Proven experience in managerial role

  • Strong decision-making capabilities

  • Exceptional communication, collaboration, and delegation skills

  • Proving ability to develop and maintain financial plans

  • Ability to motivate and lead people and hold employees accountable

  • Strong working knowledge of operational procedures

  • SAP Experience

  • AR Reconciliation

  • Preferred Attributes/ Competencies

  • Entrepreneurial & innovative mindset; flexibility, sense of urgency, creative problem solver

  • Positive attitude, team player, collaborator

  • Results oriented, attention to both “big picture” as well as detail

  • Excellent communication, management, and leadership skills

  • Expected Salary Range : $85,000.00 - $120,000.00

    Additional compensation : Salary is one part of total compensation which includes bonuses, equity awards as applicable, and benefits. An employee is eligible to participate in Fisker's equity program, subject to the rules governing such programs.

    Benefits: Fisker provides comprehensive medical, prescription, dental, vision, and disability insurance packages for full-time employees, their spouse or domestic partner, and children up to age 26. Coverage is effective on the first day of employment, and Fisker covers most of the premiums for employees.

    The salary offered may vary depending on multiple individualized factors including market location, job-related knowledge, education/training, certifications, key skills, experience, internal peer equity as well as business considerations. Fisker reasonably and in good faith expects to pay for the position within the salary range listed, taking into account the wide variety of factors listed above.

    Fisker Group Inc. (“Fisker”) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment at Fisker is governed by merit, qualifications, and professional competence. Fisker does not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, creed, national origin/ethnicity, color, religion, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, marital status, age, veteran status, disability status, genetic information, pregnancy or related conditions, or any other basis protected by law. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department.



    Job details


    Sr. Accountant




    United States


    June 11, 2024

    Application deadline

    May 04, 2024

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    About the employer

    Fisker Inc. is an American automotive company founded by Henrik Fisker and his wife Geeta Gupta-Fisker. Launched in 2016 and based in Southern California, Fisker Inc. is the successor to Fisker Automotive, which produced the Fisker Karma. Fisker Inc. is developing the Fisker Ocean, an electric sport utility vehicle (SUV) with an estimated range of 300–350 miles (480–560 km), with production expected to begin in late 2022. Until 2021, Fisker was working on the development of solid-state battery technologies that could enable as much as 500 mi (800 km) of range with a 1 minute charge.


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