Director of Finance in Los Angeles, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/17/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

A Los Angeles manufacturing and distribution company is looking for a Director of Finance to support the daily financial planning and analysis function of its company. The incoming Director of Finance 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 will need to meet the qualifications and perform the job duties listed below.

What you need for this Director of Finance 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
  • Public Company or International Company experience strongly preferred
  • CPA, CMA, and/or MBA are a plus
  • Manufacturing/distribution and/or Consumer Goods industry experience a plus

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

  • Own the annual budget preparation, gross profit analysis, and respective quarterly forecasts
  • 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 is in this Director of Finance role for you:

  • Terrific opportunity for a Director of Finance 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