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Hyundai America Technical Center Inc.
Date Posted Dec. 20, 2022 Job ID 5437181003
Job Description

Sr. Manager - Technical Accounting

Washington, DC


Supernal is at the forefront of creating emerging mobility solutions that will foster the development of human-centered cities. We are designing a completely new electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) aircraft tailored to the mobility needs of future cities. This allows passengers a seamless intermodal journey that safely transports them to their final destination. We fuse research in autonomy, robotics, aviation and services to define a new category of mobility for the world’s communities. We believe in creative thinking and collaboration to help build a better mobility experience for everyone, improving people’s ability to move – whether for work or play.

What we do:

Supernal’s Finance team is growing, and we are looking for an experienced senior manager of technical accounting to help us develop and evolve our accounting team. The Senior Manager of Technical Accounting will lead the Accounting Team in continued development, implementation and/or maintenance of the company accounting systems pertaining to journal entries, general ledgers, income statement and balance sheet reconciliation, cash flows, etc., in accordance with GAAP and IFRS policies and procedures. The Senior Manager of Technical Accounting will also aid in the accurate consolidation, analysis, and reporting of accounting data. Our ideal candidate has experience in financial accounting and cost accounting in a corporate environment, preferably with a growing technology company.

What you can do:

  • Serve as a company resource with the ability to recognize, research, resolve, and document IFRS reporting, statutory reporting, and general accounting issues
  • Maintain a broad understanding of IFRS, US GAAP, and SEC rules and regulations with a focus on the research and development and aerospace industries
  • Assess the impact of new accounting and reporting governance standards, assisting in the training and development of related implementation strategies as required
  • Collaborate across the organization to implement new accounting standards
  • Summarize accounting standard research and impacts to key stakeholders
  • Prepare accounting issue whitepapers to ensure research, facts, and methods are properly supported and documented
  • Lead the team in management and preparation of the General Ledger, Consolidations, and statutory reporting functions
  • Maintain general ledger accounting activities to ensure timely and accurate reporting, including inter-company accounting, lease accounting, investment valuation, chart of accounts maintenance, journal entry and reconciliations, flux analysis and supporting schedules
  • Assist with monthly financial close activities and holding participants accountable by running a disciplined close process and coordinating activities and analysis with teams across the accounting and finance organization
  • Participate in annual audits and special projects, engaging with external auditors to provide required information and ensure proper record keeping for historical purposes
  • Manage preparation of annual financial statement footnotes and disclosures in accordance with IFRS and US GAAP
  • Contribute to continuously improving and streamlining finance and accounting processes such as, month-end close, accounts payable, expense reporting, fixed asset management, lease accounting, and tax/audit preparation
  • Assist in ensuring compliance with local statutory regulations for international affiliates
  • Support the external tax preparer with information requests and schedules required for timely tax compliance
  • Ad hoc projects as necessary, including M&A integration and adoption of new standards

What you can contribute:

  • 10+ years of relevant corporate accounting experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or relevant field (an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered for this role)
  • Expert knowledge on IFRS accounting principles and financial documents
  • Strong integrity dealing with highly confidential and critical information
  • Strong sense of ownership and curiosity to problem-solve
  • Continuous improvement approach to help automate and evolve processes
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Strong data analysis and report building skills in Microsoft Excel (Sumifs, vlookups, pivot tables)
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills
  • Experience in Big4 accounting firms
  • Experience in IRS reporting and internal/external audits
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification

You may also be able to contribute:

  • Master's degree in relevant field preferred
  • Experience with ERP system SAP S4 HANA and Ariba is a plus


Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background check. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Individuals with disabilities may request to be provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation at:


This position may include access to certain technology and/or software source code, that will be subject to U.S. export control laws. If an export license or other export control authorization is required in connection with your employment, your employment is contingent upon Supernal’s receipt of such license or authorization and approvals and your continued compliance with all conditions and limitations contained in such license or authorization.

The pay range for this position is:
$212,160$318,240 USD