Rivada Space Networks GmbH

Director Accounting (all genders) (m/w/d)

ab sofort

81669 München


Who we are

Welcome to one of Europe’s most exciting New Space companies, creating the world's first fully connected mesh network in the sky. We are an international and diverse team of experts and engineers who have spent their careers expanding the boundaries and potential of space, now united in pursuit of a single vision.
Now we are looking for the best talents for our locations in Munich and Berlin to help us make our vision come true.

Your mission

We are looking for a skilled and experienced Director Accounting (all genders) to lead our finance team. In this role, you will be responsible for managing all aspects of the company's accounting functions.

This includes:

  • Managing and overseeing the day-to-day accounting functions of the company
  • Ensuring accurate and timely financial reporting in compliance with GAAP/IFRS
  • Developing and maintaining accounting policies and procedures to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and internal controls
  • Working closely with the Financial Planning and Analysis team so they can prepare and manage budgets and forecasts, including cash flow projections and generate financial reports for senior management
  • Working closely with the Tax team so they can oversee the company's tax compliance, including sales tax, payroll tax, and income tax
  • Manage relationships with external auditors, tax advisors, and other financial professionals

What you bring on the table

  • Master’s degree in Accounting or Finance; CPA designation preferred
  • 7+ years of progressive accounting experience, with at least 3 years in a managerial role
  • Strong knowledge of GAAP, IFRS and financial reporting requirements
  • Experience with ERP systems as well as with their implementation
  • Experience managing budgets and financial forecasts
  • Familiarity with tax compliance requirements in an international environment
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills
  • Strong leadership and management skills, with the ability to mentor and develop a team
  • Experience working in a fast-paced start-up environment is a plus

We are looking for a candidate who is passionate about accounting and finance and is excited to join a dynamic and growing start-up company. If you meet the qualifications listed above and are interested in this opportunity, we encourage you to apply.Why you should join us

We are an international and diverse team of space enthusiasts, following one great vision. This permanent position was created recently and thus offers a lot of creative freedom. Our approach is to create a diverse and modern environment with a hybrid working model. We offer an attractive salary depending on your experience.
If this sounds like you, we will be happy to discuss. Please send us your CV to: careers@rivadaspace.com

Rivada Space Networks is an equal opportunity employer with the approach to create a diverse and inclusive working environment. We therefore welcome applications from all qualified candidates irrespective of gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity, beliefs, age, disability, or other characteristics.

About us

Rivada Space Networks GmbH is launching and operating a constellation of low-earth-orbit satellites to redefine secure, global connectivity for governments and enterprises. With offices in Germany and the United States, Rivada has developed a state-of-the art orbital network consisting of 600 satellites interconnected via laserlinks. We can connect any two points on the globe without touching the ground, for unparalleled security, latency, throughput, reach and mobility.
By putting infrastructure in space and thus creating a network that is truly global, we will be able to provide a new and revolutionary solution for today’s biggest data networking challenges. Two highly innovative and reputable companies will construct and launch our satellites.
Rivada is working with Terran Orbital to manufacture and SpaceX to launch our satellites. Deployment starts in 2025 with full-service launch in 2026.


Rivada Space Networks GmbH