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Accounting Intern - Summer 2023 - Kairos Power

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Job Title
Accounting Intern - Summer 2023
Job Location
Alameda, CA or Albuquerque, NM
Job Description

Company Overview

Kairos Power is a new nuclear energy technology and engineering company whose mission is to enable the world’s transition to clean energy, with the ultimate goal to dramatically improve people’s quality of life while protecting the environment. This goal will be accomplished through the commercialization of the fluoride-salt-cooled, high-temperature reactor (FHR) that can be deployed with robust safety, affordable costs, and flexible operation to accommodate the expansion of variable renewables.

Job Summary

Kairos Power is seeking a highly motivated Accounting Intern eager to learn about the day to day accounting process and procedures. The Accounting Intern will be assigned a role in Kairos Power’s month end close process and various other processes with the guidance and mentorship of the Accounting Manager as well as from the Senior Manager and Accounts Payable team member as needed.


  • Perform month end accounting reconciliations including cash, accounts payable, inter-company, equity, etc.
  • Help with the company credit card program including input, review, and reporting
  • Financial Statement Analysis for various entities and project costs
  • Assisting with Ad Hoc Projects, Financial Analysis, & Internal Reporting
  • Ensuring all transactions are recorded in the systems
  • Assisting with Weekly Payment Batches
  • Assist AP when it is not month end including helping with the weekly payment batches, entering vendors into the accounting system (NetSuite), entering invoices and supplier payment accounts into our procurement system (Coupa), and assisting with internal and external queries
  • Learn & Use accounting software: NetSuite ERP Software, Coupa P2P Software


  • Current student pursuing Bachelors degree in Accounting or related field
  • Interest in the high-growth technology sector, preferable in nuclear and clean energy
  • Desire to learn, grow, and take on additional tasks
  • Not afraid to ask questions
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Versatility, flexibility, and willingness to adapt job tasks as required
  • Willingness to achieve a high standard of accuracy and precision
  • Ability to work with highly collaborative team
  • Ability to solve problems quickly and efficiently
  • Ability to proactively collect, manage and transfer knowledge
  • Strong excel skills preferred
  • Strong analytical skill preferred
  • GAAP knowledge preferred

Physical Conditions 

  • Remaining in a stationary position, often standing, or sitting for prolonged periods

Environmental Conditions 

  • General office environment

The hourly range for this position is $25-27 employees working onsite at our Alameda, CA headquarters or $24-26 for remote employees working in California. The range provided in this job posting represents the typical range or starting rate of candidates hired in California. Factors that may be used to determine your actual salary may include your education, experience, knowledge, skills, abilities, the market data for your work location, and a comparison to other employees already in the role.

About our Benefits

We know that we have some of the most talented and dedicated employees, and we believe in rewarding them accordingly. If you work here, full-time employees (excludes interns) expect to have access to the benefits below:

  • Competitive compensation packages
  • Medical, dental and vision benefits for employees and their dependents
  • Paid Vacation
  • 401(k) and pre-tax health insurance, dependent care, and commuter benefits (FSA)

Kairos Power is committed to building a diverse workforce that reflects the communities where we do business. Kairos Power is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. We actively welcome people of different experiences, abilities, and perspectives.

Kairos Power participates in E-Verify.

Candidates only, no recruiters or agencies please.

Note: You are applying for a position that is located in a facility that handles information that is subject to export control restrictions by the Department of Energy under 10 CFR Part 810. To work in this facility, you need to be authorized by the Department of Energy to access Part 810-controlled information. Foreign nationals who are citizens of countries that are not on the Department of Energy’s general authorization list (link below) are not permitted to work in our facility unless the Department of Energy issues an export control license to the company to permit that individual to have access to Part 810-controlled information. The following questions are intended to determine the licensing requirements that may apply. https://www.law.cornell.edu/cfr/text/10/appendix-A_to_part_810

Kairos Power Headquarters Location

Alameda, CA

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Kairos Power Company Size

Between 100 - 500 employees

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  • Grant

    $16,320 USD