SunPower Corporation Accountant, Projects Accounting and Controls in Binan, Philippines

Do you want to change the world? We do, too.



The energy market is roughly $4 trillion globally, and solar penetration is less than 1%. But just one hour of sunlight, if harnessed, could power the entire world for a year. We have the opportunity to completely change the way energy is produced, distributed and consumed on a global scale, and we’re looking for talented, committed people to help us drive our growth and achieve our goals.



SunPower is a global solar energy solutions company with a rich heritage of pioneering the best energy technologies in the world. Our solutions are unrivaled in terms of long-term reliability, efficiency and guaranteed performance, and our company is unmatched in terms of global reach and scale. Through design, manufacturing, installation and ongoing maintenance and monitoring, SunPower provides its proprietary, world-record efficient solar technology to residential, commercial and utility customers worldwide.



SunPower is changing the way our world is powered every day with a brilliant, passionate and driven team of more than 7,000 in North America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia. In an industry that is reshaping the world’s energy future, there’s no better place to be than SunPower.



We believe that our employees create our brand – with each project, each communication, each task completed and each interaction. Experience is critical to SunPower in regards to not only our customers but also our employees and dealer partners. As such, we strive to hire candidates that are service focused. The experience we would expect the ideal person to deliver is:




  • Works with Project Managers, Administrators, and Business Units to provide guidance and expertise throughout the financial analysis on Project Cost and Revenue for Mexico projects

  • Review of EPC and Development Project budget by checking its sufficiency and coordinate with respective Project and Development Manager regarding adjustments and justifications for the changes made in their budget.

  • Analyzes and reports variance between budgets and actual spending of projects.

  • Ensure SOX compliance for both key and non-key controls

  • Performs financial close activity such as project accruals including subcontractor and overhead cost accrual

  • Record debt draw financing under credit agreement and prepares account reconciliations for cash, notes payable, accrued interest etc. and investigate variances on project-related accounts

  • Responsibilities include the preparation of management reporting such as monthly and quarterly financial reports and revenue and cost flux analysis, such as Sales Cycle Review Materials, Legal Entity Review and BOQ/EOQ Analysis

  • Develop and lead improvements to achieve efficient and effective planning and reporting processes

  • Occasional international business travel to perform quarterly budget and revenue project review for all EPC and Development Projects

  • Build strong partnerships with Cross-functional Finance & Accounting Team and business leadership across key lines of business

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Proficient to MS Excel and PowerPoint presentation

  • Good understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and IFRS reporting

  • Knowledge in SOX

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Accountancy

  • CPA is an advantage

  • Experience in various accounting areas like General Acctg, Financing, Cost Acctg & Revenue Acctg

  • Preferably at least 2 yrs in full cycle accounting

  • Experience in Project Accounting Module-Oracle is an advantage

  • Analytical and keen to Details

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks under tight deadlines.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. Can work well at different levels of the organization

  • With no record of deliberate violation of any SPML program, policies, and guidelines.

  • Willing to work in Sta. Rosa, Laguna

  • Willing to travel as needed