Job Title: VP Finance
Reports To: President
Position Summary: Responsible for financial reporting, budgeting, forecasting. Position interfaces and provides support to CEO, President and COO.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities including the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Management of budget and financial reporting processes and make recommendations to streamline as well as implement innovative systems, policies and improvements.
Provide analytics to operational areas.
Make presentations to management and the Board.
Develop key performance indicators for company.
Responsible for ad-hoc requests and special project analysis.
Competency: To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:
Must have knowledge in financial management, financial statement analysis, profitability, cash flow and sales analysis as well as product cost accounting.
Requires knowledge and skills in financial, technical and organizational areas. Responsible for development, implementation and maintenance of financial management and reporting systems and database information to support decision-making process.
Experience dealing with banks, capital structures and tax issues.
Communication skills – speaks clearly and persuasively. Writes clearly and succinctly. Ability to speak at the appropriate level in relation to management and the Board.
Adaptability – manages competing demands; changes approach or method to best fit the situation; able to deal with frequent change, delays or unexpected events.
Innovation – meets challenges with resourcefulness; develops innovative approaches and ideas.
Qualifications: The ideal candidate possesses excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
Education/Experience: Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of 10+ years’ experience with startup and established companies. An MBA with a concentration in Finance is considered a plus.
Location: New York City
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