Director of Finance and Accounting - Tech Startup in Los Angeles, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/8/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

A Los Angeles tech starup company is looking for a Director of Finance and Accounting to support the daily financial planning and analysis function and accounting of its company. The incoming Director of Finance and Accounting will need to be able to build complex financial models, be an independent and strategic thinker, meet strict deadlines, and have impeccable communication skills. Additionally, the Director of Finance and Accounting will need to meet the qualifications and perform the job duties listed below.

What you need for this Director of Finance and Accounting role:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Economics, Finance, or Accounting
  • Experience in financial management, planning, and conducting financial analysis
  • Strong understanding of GAAP analysis as it relates to FP&A
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (especially Excel and PowerPoint)
  • CPA preferred
  • Startup experience preferred

What you will be doing in this Director of Finance and Accounting role - You will:

  • Own the annual budget preparation, gross profit analysis, and respective quarterly forecasts
  • Own the inventory process
  • Own month-end close by preparing financial packages to upper management
  • Work with acquisitions (analysis/ due diligence for potential acquisitions)
  • Analyze and compare monthly and quarterly financial results and key performance indicators against planned and other internal benchmarks
  • Make recommendations to executive leadership on methods to improve and sustain profitability
  • Lead special projects as required

What's in this Director of Finance and Accounting role for you:

  • Terrfific opportunity for a Director of Finance and Accounting role and get tremendous access to business operations
  • High-growth company with interesting analytical exposure
  • Working with a supervisor who is an excellent mentor
  • Exposure to a leading private equity firm
  • Excellent perks

So if you are an experienced Director of Finance and Accounting with excellent modeling skills and a fun personality, then we want you to send us your resume to us right away for consideration!