Senior Accounting and Finance Professionals

Denver, CO 80202
Hybrid work
$100,000 - $150,000 a year - Full-time

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  • $100,000 - $150,000 a year

Job type

  • Full-time

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  • Monday to Friday


Denver, CO 80202

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  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Profit sharing

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We are seeking experienced and dynamic Senior Accounting and Finance Professionals to be a resource for PHOENIX, our clients, and consulting/advisory as appropriate. Successful candidates will be responsible for overseeing comprehensive aspects of accounting, finance, and financial reporting functions, tailored to the unique needs of a privately held company and mortgage banking clients. Selected individuals will play a key role in driving financial performance, implementing effective financial controls, account reconciliation and providing strategic guidance to support growth objectives. Ideal candidates will have a strong background in the mortgage banking sector and possess exceptional leadership/management, analytical, and entrepreneurial skills.

Company Overview:

For 3 decades, PHOENIX ( has been a premier advisor in trading, analytics, and mortgage services for the mortgage banking industry. We have grown and differentiated our reputation of excellence and integrity through exemplary customer service, unparalleled/comprehensive expertise, and investments in innovative technology solutions givingto give our client partners a competitive edge with their decision-making and execution in a complex, fluid marketplace.


  • Lead and manage accounting and finance functions in the mortgage banking sector, ensuring accurate and timely financial reporting, compliance, and adherence to accounting standards, account reconciliations and current regulatory practices.
  • Prepare and/or audit financial statements, including balance sheets, income statements, and cash flow statements, providing management with insightful analysis and recommendations for decision-making in an entrepreneurial environment.
  • Develop and implement financial strategies, budgeting, and forecasting processes to support our growth objectives, taking into account the unique and evolving dynamics of a privately held company.
  • Collaborate closely with executive leadership and cross-functional teams to provide financial guidance and support for strategic initiatives, including capital raising, mergers and acquisitions, and business expansion.
  • Implement and maintain effective internal controls, policies, and procedures to safeguard assets, mitigate risks, and ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Drive financial analysis to evaluate the company's, division and department financial performance, identify trends, risks, and opportunities, and make recommendations for improvement, aligned with the entrepreneurial spirit and agile decision-making.
  • Monitor and analyze key performance indicators (KPIs) and financial metrics, opportunistic recommendations, providing regular reporting and actionable insights to support business decisions and foster accountability throughout the organization.
  • Stay updated on industry trends, market conditions, and regulatory changes in the mortgage banking sector, adapting them to the specific needs and opportunities of a privately held company.
  • Manage relationships with external auditors, tax advisors, and financial institutions to ensure compliance and efficient financial operations.
  • Lead and develop a high-performing finance team, providing guidance, mentorship, and fostering a culture of continuous learning and growth in an entrepreneurial setting.


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field. Master's degree or CPA qualification is highly preferred.
  • Proven experience as an Accounting and Finance Executive, Controller, or similar leadership role in the mortgage banking sector, with a focus on privately held entrepreneurial companies.
  • In-depth knowledge of mortgage banking industry regulations, accounting principles (e.g., GAAP), and financial reporting standards, adapted to the unique needs of privately held companies.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to interpret complex financial data, identify trends, make recommendations and provide actionable insights in an entrepreneurial context.
  • Solid understanding of budgeting, forecasting, and financial modeling techniques, considering the agility and dynamic nature of entrepreneurial organizations.
  • Experience in strategic financial planning, capital raising, mergers and acquisitions, and business expansion within the mortgage banking sector.
  • Proficient in using financial management software and advanced MS Excel skills.
  • Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with executive leadership and cross-functional teams.
  • Exceptional attention to detail, organizational skills, and ability to meet deadlines in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment.
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written, to effectively present financial information to stakeholders and articulate financial strategies in an entrepreneurial context.
  • Demonstrated track record of operating independently while producing results with limited oversight and direction.
  • Ability to adapt to changing priorities, embrace ambiguity, and demonstrate resilience in a rapidly evolving entrepreneurial environment.

If you are a highly motivated and experienced finance professional with a deep understanding of the mortgage banking sector, specifically within the context of privately held entrepreneurial companies, and you thrive in a dynamic and agile environment, we invite you to apply for the Senior Accounting and Finance Professional position at PHOENIX.

Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk, working on a computer, and being available and responsive via email/phone/messaging.
  • Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at times.
  • (If applicable to role) Travel to meet with clients or potential clients and/or to represent the company at conferences will be required on occasion or as-needed.

Remote Working Requirements:

  • Reliable internet connection and bandwidth
  • Mobile device and service coverage
  • Secure and private workspace
  • Primary or secondary/back-up computer device(s) if applicable


  • (Salary/compensation: $100-150k+ DOE)
  • Denver, CO (Downtown)
  • Health, dental, and vision benefits.
  • Discretionary 401k with employer match.
  • Discretionary profit sharing if applicable.

Phoenix is committed to the principles of equal employment, and will provide reasonable accommodations to all qualified individuals so that they may perform the essential functions of their job position, provided this does not create an undue hardship on the company.

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Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $100,000.00 - $150,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday

Work Location: Hybrid remote in Denver, CO 80202

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