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Senior Accountant

Xos Trucks

Xos Trucks

Accounting & Finance
Nashville, TN, USA
Posted on Friday, June 21, 2024

Xos (NASDAQ: XOS) is an innovative electric vehicle (EV) company on a mission to decarbonize commercial transportation. Our zero-emission commercial vehicles and next-generation technologies empower fleets of Fortune 500 companies and positively impact our environment.

At Xos, we design and manufacture EVs, create first-class battery systems, develop vehicle software, and entice fleet owners into an electrified future with groundbreaking service.

Xos is a people-focused company—and a great place to work! Perks include 100% covered employee health benefits, Betterment 401k, job training, and growth opportunities, to name a few.

We are a team of passionate doers that have banded together to achieve a worthy mission. We’re go-getters, change-makers, and future-creators. Join us and be part of the future of transportation!

The Role

Xos is seeking an energetic Senior Accountant that likes to obtain accelerated learning and experience in a high growth environment. You will be responsible for day-to-day accounting as well as monthly financial reconciliations for key accounts. An effective Senior Accountant will have a solid knowledge of GAAP. You must be a highly organized professional with a great eye for detail. You must be reliable and able to carry out tasks autonomously and collaboratively. The goal is to keep the accounting and financial processes of the company up to standard and ensure accurate financial reporting and control.


  • Prepare balance sheet reconciliations and record appropriate journal entries
  • Assist with other areas of the monthly close, financial statements, and reporting package
  • Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures
  • ensure compliance with GAAP principles
  • Assist with internal management financial reporting
  • Assist with management reporting and financial flux analysis
  • Support with internal and external audit processes in a timely and comprehensive manner
  • Support with internal and external audit processes in a timely and comprehensive manner
  • Support with the implementation of new features in NetSuite and other financial systems
  • Assist in implementing new accounting policies and updating older policies to confirm with accounting standards adopted by the Company
  • Assist in technical accounting; helping ensure compliance with all SEC, FASB, and other technical developments
  • Special projects as required
  • Additional responsibilities as required


  • Bachelor's degree with an emphasis in Accounting/Finance or related field; CPA a big plus
  • 3+ years experience; background in public accounting a plus
  • Understanding of GAAP
  • Understanding of accounting in a consumer goods and manufacturing environment
  • Prior experience with NetSuite ERP system is a plus
  • Efficient communication and ability to work in a team environment
  • Proficient in MS Excel
  • Ability to take initiative, work under pressure, meet deadlines, and willingness to preserve confidentiality

Xos is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, genetic information, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.