Company Description: Nuve LLC is an international technology start-up focused on the emerging field of asset management and fraud prevention. We have a strong research and development engineering team based in Austin, Texas and a manufacturing and installation team based in Acuna, Mexico. Nuve solves asset management problems over a range of commercial and mobile business sectors using patent-pending sensor technology and web based tracking services.
Nuve is expanding rapidly in Mexico and Latin America and needs to hire an experienced accounting/financial professional to help build the company’s back end systems. While engineering, computer science and installation needs are up and running, the company’s internal structure is a blank slate. Everything from accounting to customer service to fund raising needs to be implemented.
Job Title: Accounting Finance Internship
Job Starting Date: Immediate
Job Type: Business Development/Start Up
Job City: Austin, Texas
Job Salary: Initially Unpaid
Work Authorizations: US Citizen, Permanent Resident
Job Description: Are you bright, articulate, hard-working and ready to break into operations with a fast-paced start up? Nuve is growing quickly and team members who join now will have a direct and measurable impact on the organization. We are building our strategic, long-term vision. Our small team enjoys working together and is committed to helping our customers succeed.
NOTE: While this position is initially unpaid, the right candidate has the immediate opportunity to quickly build his or her paid position within the company. As mentioned, Nuve currently operates in Mexico and has 7 customers who have generated revenues for 2011 and 2012. Our patent-pending sensors prevent fuel, cement and cargo theft in real time. Our customers are increasingly working as an unpaid sales staff because of their strong belief in our products. Demand for our technology is high. Several multi-billion dollar companies have approached us regarding use of our technology and/or to invest/partner with our business. We need qualified, trained business personnel immediately to help us build the company’s internal systems and meet demand.
Job Responsibilities: The company had a critical need to build an accounting system. We are also looking for an individual who can, who has and/or who is familiar with:
- You are flexible and self-motivated.
- Deep accounting/financial modeling background.
- Familiarity with online [SaaS] accounting services – Previous experience deploying Quickbooks Enterprise is a plus
- Strong writing skills are essential – Business Plans, Newsletters, Web Sites, Project Proposals
- Familiarity with business development in a fast paced start up.
- Fluency in Spanish is highly desired.
- Fluency in Portuguese is a plus.
Job Qualifications: Nuveopen to BBA, MBA, MPA or PhD students. Ideally the optimal candidate will have prior business experience. Experience building a company is a plus.
Please contact COO, Jim McMullan, at email@example.com if interested.
Submitted by Anna Craft