Controller

About Jetson:

Jetson was founded on the idea that alternative transportation and electric mobility are the future of how people get around. As the world struggles with energy shortages, pollution and overpopulation, Jetson is an exciting solution recognizing e-mobility as the environment’s healthiest next move forward. Pushing innovation, design, and safety, Jetson makes everything from electric bikes to electric scooters, hoverboards, kick scooters, and more.

About the Role:

The Controller will be a key member of the growing Accounting & Finance team. You’ll be responsible for:

  • Managing all aspects of accounting; billing, financial statements, general ledger, cost accounting, payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, monthly closing and reporting; balance sheet reconciliation, budgeting, tax compliance, inventory accounting, cost accounting, revenue recognition, and various special analyses.

  • Advising on financial analyses and decision-making regarding capital investments, pricing, contract negotiations, significant costs, benchmarks, and other matters with CEO and CFO.

  • Monitoring and confirming financial condition by conducting audits and providing information to external auditors.

  • Overseeing AR and AP processes and providing leadership and support to AR and AP accountants.

  • Supervise reconciliation of Factor’s Statements with AR aging and General Ledger.

  • Monitor Production Vendor’s payments and Factor’s advances on POs.

  • Improving efficiency of administrative processes.

  • Preparing quarterly and annual financial reports, budgets, and forecasts.

  • Complying with all local, state, and federal laws regarding finances, tax filings, and reporting.

About You:

At Jetson Electric, we seek to hire the creative doer; individuals who think differently yet are gritty, scrappy when need be, and self-motivated. You’re a great fit if you enjoy tackling big problems head-on, take your work seriously (but not yourself), do your best when collaborating with others, and thrive in a team-oriented environment.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Undergraduate degree and at least 5 years of professional accounting experience.

  • Experience with ERP systems, EDI, and QuickBooks is a big plus.

  • Understanding of wholesale and retail is ideal.

  • Experience managing AR and AP Accountants is necessary.

  • Excellent problem solving, organizational, and tactical skills.

  • Incredible degree of patience and ability to think clearly and strategically in ambiguous situations.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Entrepreneurial mindset – you’re a self-starter and drive things to conclusion.

  • Strong attention to detail and ability to adhere to a process