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11 Sep 2023

Full-Time R&D Accounting Lead

darnika.smith – Posted by darnika.smith Broomfield, Colorado, United States

Job Description

Science Led and Enterprise Driven.

Our team of scientists is leading the way in the development of quantum computing. The world’s largest integrated quantum computing company, we united Cambridge Quantum’s advanced software development with Honeywell Quantum Solutions’ high-fidelity hardware to accelerate quantum computing. With full-stack technology, we’re scaling quantum computing and developing applications to solve the world’s most pressing challenges. We could be even better with you!

At Quantinuum, we believe quantum information systems will revolutionize the way we work and live. We are leading the way by helping our customers develop quantum-enabled solutions that provide a competitive-edge in their markets.

We’re hiring the world’s best talent to make it happen. Join us! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ErQOKNC2O38

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We are seeking a R&D Accounting Lead in our Broomfield, CO Location. We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated R&D accounting lead in Broomfield, CO to join our finance team. In this role, you will be on a team that is responsible for accurate accounting of thousands of highly complex constructed fixed assets, accurate forecasting of $70M+ of annual capital spend and depreciation expense as well as creating robust processes to ensure adherence to GAAP and internal policies. You will lead budgeting cycles for capital spend, perform fixed asset verification audits, and drive continuous cross-functional training across the organization. We value an individual who is highly self-motivated, adaptable to continuous growth and change and strives for continuous improvement.

Quantinuum believes that employees work better, more efficiently and more collaboratively in close proximity to other employees, where ideas can be exchanged readily, and decisions can be made more quickly for the benefit of the Company and our customers. All employees should work at their assigned location; however, this role may offer the opportunity to work remote, with approvals.

What is in it for you?

  • A competitive salary and innovative, game-changing work
  • Flexible work schedule
  • For full-time employees, we offer: Employer subsidized health, dental, and vision insurance; Equity, 401k retirement savings plan + 12 Paid holidays and generous vacation + sick time
  • Quantinuum is a team of over 450 people. Among them you’ll find the world’s leading quantum computing hardware and software experts; Not only are they driven to discover the future, but they are also committed to change the world for the better
  • Paid parental leave
  • Employee discounts

Key Responsibilities:

  • Build and execute strategy to cross-functional team on how ensure timely and accurate capitalizations for hundreds of capital projects that will result in highly complex constructed assets
  • Lead weekly cross-functional Asset Under Construction (AUC) meetings and provide guidance to team on where to focus efforts for the coming week(s), apply expertise of GAAP to ensure capital policy is being followed, and track progress through metrics
  • Partner with technical leaders to gather capital requirements for Annual Operating Plan (AOP) and Long Range Plan (LRP), ensuring that capital requests fit within overall targets
  • Create driver-based scenario planning for depreciation forecasting, clearly outlaying impact to the Profit and Loss Statement (P&L) to CFO
  • Establish process to capture budget swaps and ensure technical leaders understand how they are performing to budget
  • Prepare and present monthly capital Management Operating Review (MOR) to Sr. Finance Manager and CFO
  • Optimize capitalization process and review all capitalizations for accuracy prior to being transacted in SAP
  • Create tools and process to walk PPE balances by asset and validate attributes of assets are correct such as inception to date (ITD) depreciation, useful life, asset class and others
  • Establish fixed asset audit process including roles and responsibilities, scope and metrics and execute process annually
  • Write Property, Plant and Equipment (PPE) policy around impairment testing and institute a process for capturing documentation regarding results
  • Provide training across the organization around capital vs. expense as well as the constructed asset structure
  • Review all capital purchases ensuring GAAP and internal policies are met
  • Validate accuracy of internal reporting (AUC reports, capital reports, PPE and Software walks)
  • Manage and provide day-to-day work direction for capital accountant
  • Perform ad-hoc projects including, but not exclusive, to fixed assets


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 5+ years of progressive accounting experience with a portion of it being in a direct or indirect leadership role
  • Applicants for employment for this position must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Quantinuum. (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status)


  • CPA
  • MBA
  • Thorough knowledge of U.S. GAAP
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office tool suite
  • Proficiency with SAP and/or SAP S4 HANA
  • Flexible, self-starter with proven history of successful process improvements
  • Experience in working cross-functionally with high-level leadership
  • Excellent verbal and written communication abilities across all levels of an organization
  • Ability to simplify technical accounting rules to other functions
  • Attention to detail and the ability to analyze substantial amounts of data

Compensation & Benefits:

Non-Incentive Eligible

Estimated Salary Wage: $115,000 – $130,000 Annually


Quantinuum is an equal opportunity employer. You will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status.

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Job Categories: Equal Opportunities. Job Types: Full-Time. Salaries: 100,000 and above.

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