Canoo Technologies Inc.

Accounts Payable Specialist

Job Locations US-TX-Justin
Full Time

About Canoo

Canoo’s mission is to bring EVs to Everyone. The company has developed breakthrough electric vehicles that are reinventing the automotive landscape with bold innovations in design, pioneering technologies, and a unique business model that spans all owners in the full lifecycle of the vehicle. Distinguished by its experienced team from leading technology and automotive companies – Canoo has designed a modular electric platform purpose-built to deliver maximum vehicle interior space that is customizable across all owners in the vehicle lifecycle to support a wide range of vehicle applications for consumers and businesses. With offices around the country, the company is scaling quickly and seeking candidates who love to challenge themselves, are motivated by autonomy and purpose, and get things done.


The Accounts Payable Specialist position is responsible for reviewing, inputting and imaging payable invoices, processing weekly payments and assisting with month end close procedures. This position requires a strong understanding of accounts payable practices and works closely with Accounting, Supply Chain, Marketing, Sales, Operations & FP&A and provide critical support in ensuring compliance with SOX, US GAAP and company policies.


  • Reviews and enters invoices in accounting system manually and electronically
  • Audits transactions to ensure they follow proper company policies and procedures
  • Support the analysis of purchase order requisitions being initiated within company policy.
  • Assistance with Concur analyzing, auditing and reporting.
  • Assistance with month end accrual
  • Processes weekly vendor payments, expense reimbursements and creates reports for verification
  • Reconciles monthly vendor statements
  • Assists with month end close
  • Assists with audits and special projects
  • Interacts and effectively communicates with vendors and various internal departments
  • Shares experience and knowledge to better department
  • Reviews, processes and images vendor invoices
  • Helps file as needed
  • Consistently arrives promptly to work the assigned schedule
  • Responsible for maintaining discretion related to all confidential/sensitive company and customer information
  • Performs other requested tasks and duties


  • 2-4 years accounting experience preferred
  • Strong computer skills: proficiency in Outlook and Word; knowledge of Excel
  • Experience with Oracle a plus
  • 5-7 years prior Accounts Payable experience required.
  • Is committed to working scheduled hours and has the flexibility to work additional hours based on changing business needs
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively in a professional manner, both orally and in writing
  • Ability to function effectively in a team environment.
  • Flexible, with a positive attitude and passion for knowledge
  • Possesses focused attention to detail while working quickly and accurately under pressure

What's Cool About Working Here...

What's Cool About Working Here... 

  • Meaningful, challenging work that will redefine automotive landscape and make EVs available to everyone
  • Comprehensive Health Insurance
  • Equity Compensation
  • Flexible Paid Time Off
  • Casual workplace with an unbelievable feeling of energy

Canoo is an equal opportunity-affirmative action employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, past or present military service or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable federal, state and local law.


Any unsolicited resumes or candidate profiles submitted in response to our job posting shall be considered the property of Canoo Inc. and its subsidiaries and are not subject to payment of referral or placement fees if any such candidate is later hired by Canoo unless you have a signed written agreement in place with us which covers the applicable job posting. 


Canoo cares deeply about the safety of all candidates who may be asked to participate in an in-person interview. While the company remains operational, some of our positions are remote, while others require working on-site. Canoo is following the Covid-19 protocols set forth by local state and federal governance and the CDC guidelines. Candidates who are vaccinated will be asked to provide a copy of proof of vaccination upon arrival for the interview. Candidates who are not vaccinated will be asked to provide proof of a negative Covid-19 test that is no less than 48 hours old. We ask that you practice hand hygiene, social distance, and wear face coverings to reduce the risks of exposure to Covid-19. We appreciate your cooperation with our safety protocols while you explore your future with Canoo!


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