Manager Systems Finance

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Lucid Motors

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Newark, CA, United States

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2 days ago

Leading the future in luxury electric and mobility
At Lucid, we set out to introduce the most captivating, luxury electric vehicles that elevate the human experience and transcend the perceived limitations of space, performance, and intelligence. Vehicles that are intuitive, liberating, and designed for the future of mobility.
We plan to lead in this new era of luxury electric by returning to the fundamentals of great design – where every decision we make is in service of the individual and environment. Because when you are no longer bound by convention, you are free to define your own experience.
Come work alongside some of the most accomplished minds in the industry. Beyond providing competitive salaries, we’re providing a community for innovators who want to make an immediate and significant impact. If you are driven to create a better, more sustainable future, then this is the right place for you.

Our Corporate Finance team is looking for a Manager of Finance Systems with a solid academic background and a desire to influence a cleaner future through the electrification of the transportation sector. If you are system savvy, detail-oriented, and like to take on new challenges, then we want to talk with you!


The Role:

  • Daily administration and management of the financial systems including ERP, budget/forecast and BI/Reporting tools involving monitoring, troubleshooting, and enhancing the systems
  • Become a subject matter expert in how Lucid financial systems operate and apply the knowledge when enhancing and troubleshooting systems
  • Leverage financial and system knowledge to create and improve financial reporting at Lucid
  • Proactively provide system solutions in that financial analysts spend more time analyzing and less time preparing financial statements
  • Administer and optimize the creation and maintenance of Finance master data to support financial reporting including profit center, cost center and chart of accounts reporting hierarchies.
  • Understand the financial reporting and planning process and document processes via flow diagrams both current state, future state and gap analysis
  • Perform detailed testing for new financial systems and features ensuring new systems go in bug free
  • Front-end report writer for new standard reports, dashboards and data sets by leveraging financial statement knowledge to produce better reports
  • Enable smaller system enhancement initiatives with autonomy
  • Maintain end-user training content and hold ongoing trainings to teach customers to use and optimize the systems
  • Partner across customer base of Finance, Accounting, and Treasury to provide first level support for issues and enhancements
  • Bridge IT and Finance functions and partner with IT to provide relevant system solutions
  • Additional ad-hoc assignments and projects supporting departments across the organization


  • 8+ years of relevant experience administering financial systems- SAP experience a must
  • Proven track record in supporting finance teams with systems and enhancing Budgeting and Forecasting software, SAP Analytics Cloud preferred
  • Solid understanding of key performance measures and financial statements
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills and ability to take large data sets and organize and structure to support the decision-making process
  • Demonstrated experience building front-end financial reports in financial systems and automating manual processes
  • Query and report writing experience including advanced Microsoft excel formulas, SQL or other similar languages
  • Hands-on strong work ethic
  • Proven quantitative and critical-thinking skills
  • Ability to distill technical information down to non-technical stakeholders with clarity and focus
  • Capability to link outcomes to objectives and projects and create clear measurements of success for projects
  • Demonstrated effective interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills and ability to simplify a technical concept so that non-technical partners can understand
  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or similar field of study and sound understanding Accounting and Finance concepts
  • Experience at an automotive OEM, automotive Tier 1 supplier or large-scale manufacturing organization a huge plus!
Salary Range: The compensation range for this position is specific to the locations listed below and is the range Lucid reasonably and in good faith expects to pay for the position taking into account the wide variety of factors that are considered in making compensation decisions, including job-related knowledge; skillset; experience, education and training; certifications; and other relevant business and organizational factors.
  • California (Bay Area) - $131k-187k
Additional Compensation and Benefits: Lucid offers a wide range of competitive benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability insurance, vacation, and 401k. The successful candidate may also be eligible to participate in Lucid’s equity program and/or a discretionary annual incentive program, subject to the rules governing such programs. (Cash or equity incentive awards, if any, will depend on various factors, including, without limitation, individual and company performance.)
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At Lucid, we don’t just welcome diversity - we celebrate it! Lucid Motors is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, and any other characteristic protected under applicable State or Federal laws and regulations.

Notice regarding COVID-19 protocols
At Lucid, we prioritize the health and wellbeing of our employees, families, and friends above all else. In response to the novel Coronavirus all new Lucid employees, whose job will be based in the United States may or may not be required to provide original documentation confirming status as having received the prescribed inoculation (doses). Vaccination requirements are dependent upon location and position, please refer to the job description for more details.
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