Director of Finance in Novi, MI at Vaco

Date Posted: 5/23/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Novi, MI
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/23/2020
  • Job ID:
    DIREC63871

Job Description

Director of Finance

Are you a dynamic Accounting Leader with an entrepreneurial passion and proven track record of success, ready to take the next step in your career? Would you be interested in working for an organization where your work directly impacts the financial direction of the company? If you are looking for a role that will allow you the ability to serve as a key leader in a high-growth organization, please read on!


What you need to have for this Director of Finance role:

  • 10+ years of progressive accounting experience in a fast-growing enterprise, preferably with some PE backing
  • BS or BA, with focus on business management
  • MBA and/or CPA preferred
  • Proven critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Comprehensive, strong communication skills
  • Proven ability to build and develop strong teams

What you will be doing in this Director of Finance role:

  • Supporting the CFO in day-to-day operations support as well as setting and achieving company goals.
  • Partnering with the CFO, Director of Finance and Director of Accounting as a financial problem solver and identifying how operating performance can be maximized while communicating consistently about performance and investment decisions.
  • Overseeing annual financial planning process and budgets, forecasting and closing processes including financial systems, cash flow and banking relationships.
  • Leading audit process and drive to audit close, including relationship with outside auditor and reporting to board
  • Ensuring all regulatory reporting requirements are met and executing adequacy of internal controls
  • Developing processes and operations infrastructure to efficiently and effectively manage the company's current operations as well as plan for future growth
  • Hiring, training, supervising and developing teammates to create high performers that contribute to a culture of teamwork and commitment to the company's success
  • Improving financial reporting processes and ensuring proper accounting systems in accordance with GAAP
  • Helping to lead the planning and execution of debt and equity financing rounds, including dealing with private equity firms, investment banks and potential investors
  • Streamlining departmental financial and business intelligence (including the development of relevant financial information to steadily share with each department)
  • Optimizing cash flow


What's in this Director of Finance role for you?

  • Competitive compensation and benefits package
  • Be a part of one of the fastest growing companies in Michigan
  • Dynamic work team