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General Ledger Accountant



Accounting & Finance
Santa Barbara, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, April 18, 2024

Luminar is a global automotive technology company ushering in a new era of vehicle safety and autonomy. For the past decade, Luminar has built an advanced hardware and software/AI platform to enable its more than 50 industry partners, including the majority of global automotive OEMs. From consumer vehicle programs with Volvo Cars and Mercedes-Benz to technology partnerships including NVIDIA and Mobileye, Luminar is poised to be the first automotive technology company to enable next-generation safety and autonomous capabilities for global production vehicles.

For more information, please visit www.luminartech.com.


  • Prepare customer invoices, apply cash receipts, follow up on collections, reconcile customer accounts and maintain AR aging schedule
  • Process vendor invoices, perform 3-way match before payment is made, reconcile vendor statements and resolve discrepancies
  • Aet-up payments and perform monthly cash and bank reconciliations, including T&E corporate credit cards reconciliation
  • Prepare payroll journal entries based on the reports from HR/Payroll team
  • Perform monthly accruals
  • Prepare month-end close deliverables, including but not limited to journal entries, account reconciliations, and fluctuation analyses
  • Execute internal controls relating to Procure to Pay and Order to Cash processes
  • Respond to audit requests and interface with the Company’s internal and external auditors
  • Participate in ERP implementation project
  • Proactively identify, develop, and implement process improvements to achieve efficiencies and scalability

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Basic understanding of Procure to pay and Order to Cash process
  • 3+ years of relevant Accounting or Finance experience
  • Knowledge of Month end close process is required
  • Knowledge of Quickbooks is preferred
  • Knowledge of SAP or Oracle is preferred
  • Excellent knowledge of Excel
  • Highly detail-oriented and organized individual with the ability to manage multiple assignments and work with tight deadlines
  • Ability to expand job responsibilities, suggest improvements, and collaborate cross-functionally for process improvements
  • Self-driven, high initiative individual, and a strong team player with upbeat positive and flexible attitude

Luminar is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, age, disability, gender identity, results of genetic testing, service in the military, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. We will make a reasonable accommodation for any qualified applicant with a disability, provided that the individual is otherwise qualified to safely perform the essential functions of the job with or without accommodation and that the accommodation would not impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. Please let us know if you believe you require reasonable accommodation, or if you would like assistance to complete an application or to participate in an interview at the company.