Financial Controller

| Greater LA Area
Team and Role Overview:
Relativity seeks a highly talented Controller/HR professional to join a rapidly growing space startup. This position will provide diligent financial control and tactical resource planning for Relativity, and support human resources initiatives at the company. A high degree of technical competency, experience with enterprise resource planning, and familiarity with Human Resources law is a bonus.
 
The Mission/Outcomes and Objectives:
Our mission is to change the conception of the way rockets are built and flown. As the Controller of Relativity, you will play a large part in our mission by tracking project costs for engineering teams and budgeting across the company. On a day-to-day, you will help manage our books, track project costs, manage tax liabilities, accounts payable and inventory, and perform basic HR functions (i.e. Payroll, PTO tracking, expense reporting, options, benefits),
In addition, you will also be responsible for down selecting Relativity’s Enterprise Resource Planning system, implementing purchasing processes and managing external accounting staff and support.
Candidate Profile:
To thrive in this role, you should be someone with first-rate accounting based industry experience and excellent technical credentials. Moreover, you have demonstrated success in ambiguous environments, where you have implemented systems and new processes, and have lead projects into completion. You have the exceptional ability to multi-task and manage projects, while collaborating effectively with other key groups/clients.
 

Minimum Required Skills and Competencies:

  • An undergraduate or graduate degree in business or related field 
  • 4+ years of relevant FP&A experience at a Big Four accounting firm or in a corporate finance role 
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Knowledge of ERP
  • Hands on experience tracking budgets

Preferred Skills and Competencies:

  • Ability to manage an audit
  • Hardware focused accounting and inventory management
  • Experience in a startup or agile development environment
  • ERP admin experience

This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a United States Person as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required.

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Location

Relativity is located near LAX in an industrial complex where we take up 4 buildings. We are easily accessible from the 405, near Randy's Donuts!
Inglewood, CA

Insider's spotlight

How does your team reward individual success?

Every couple weeks, we nominate someone who we feel has had a great contribution to the company. We then have a "brown bag" where the nominated person presents on what they've been up to!

Nat

Lead Recruiter

What is your vision for the company?

We are creating an entirely re-imagined process to iterate and scale rockets quickly, eventually helping to build the future of humanity in space.

Tim

CEO and Co-Founder

What are Relativity Space Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Disability Insurance
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Parking
Relocation Assistance
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