Senior Accountant - General Ledger

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Come be a part of the 21st Century Space Race. At Firefly, we are focused on the leading edge of space systems progression. Our company is committed to providing economical and convenient access to space for small payloads through the design, manufacture, and operation of reliable launch vehicles and spacecraft. To get there, we are looking for incredibly passionate, bright, and determined people to join our team.


The Senior Accountant�s primary responsibility is to lead the accounting close and support accounting processes, ensuring that transactions are appropriately approved and recorded accurately in the general ledger and other financial analysis. The Senior Accountant works under the supervision of the Corporate Controller and will lead and guide other members of the Finance team.  


  • Lead the monthly financial close process
  • Reconcile general ledger accounts, understanding discrepancies and resolving timely
  • Provide accurate, timely, and relevant recording, reporting, and analysis of financial information
  • Produce flux and other ad hoc analysis
  • Identify areas for improvement and implement improvements to or develop processes
  • Oversees expense reporting and credit card process
  • Ensures compliance with state and local taxes
  • Delegate financial responsibilities to the accounting team
  • Document policy and procedures and lead organization to compliance
  • Liaises with auditors and produces audit schedules as requested
  • Works to improve financial process by implementing procedures and technology
  • Support audit and SOX compliance as requested
  • Protect the organization�s value by maintaining confidentiality
  • Become a trusted advisor to your business partners



  • Big 4 / Public Company experience in hardware or manufacturing industry
  • CPA or CPA candidate and knowledge of U.S. GAAP
  • 5+ Years� experience in as a Senior Accountant or related position
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Thorough knowledge of general ledger accounting and account reconciliation
  • Highly detail-oriented
  • Versatile team player with proven ability to complete tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrated ability to lead a team


  • Supervisory experience
  • Financial reporting experience

To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) you must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.

Firefly Aerospace, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with Firefly is governed based on merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.


United States, Cedar park, TX

Posted 2 months ago

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