Finance Director - Director of Finance in Seattle, WA at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/28/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Seattle, WA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 7 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    10/28/2019
  • Job ID:
    FINAN31678

Job Description

Director of Finance - Finance - FP&A - Finance Manager - Marketing - Advertising - Creative Services - Finance Leadership

Are you an experienced finance leader with Marketing or Creative services industry experience? Do you want to take on a key role where your work is highly important to the success of the organization? Would you like to be able to implement your ideas around financial processes and best practices? If any of those are you then our client's Director of Finance role could be your next career move.

Located in Ballard, our Creative Services client is searching for a Director of Finance to join their leadership team. In this role you will be responsible for a broad range of finance and accounting activities. You will oversee all accounting functions, create financial structure, forecast the impact of revenue and expense items on cash-flow, and build a plan for short and long-term success. The perfect candidate is an experienced leader who has spent time learning best-practices, and also has experience taking charge in a dynamic, small-office environment with a varying workload and changing priorities.

What you need for this Director of Finance role:

  • BA or BS in Finance or related field/experience, MBA preferred
  • 7+ years of Finance experience
  • Marketing or Creative Services industry preferred
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office (especially Excel)
  • Knowledge of GAAP
  • Advanced knowledge of budgeting and forecasting
  • Work Authorization: U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor.
  • Work Location: All candidates must be located in the Greater Seattle area and able to perform job duties located in downtown Seattle.

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

  • Develop and coordinate financial budgets
  • Manage the budgeting/forecasting process with leadership and projects leads
  • Create presentations and analysis for budget performance and key company metrics
  • Assist in creation of internal and investor reporting packages
  • Perform analytics to support strategic planning and business development
  • Oversee operational accounting, and interface with outsourced accounting organization
  • Perform and assess market analytics

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

  • Ability to work in an awesome and fun team environment
  • Dynamic environment where there are regularly new business challenges to tackle
  • Opportunity to own a function and have your work make a difference to the success of the organization

So if you are an experienced finance leader with Marketing or Creative Services industry experience, please send us your resume for this Director of Finance opportunity…we want to speak with you ASAP!

Job Requirements

*BA or BS in Finance or related field/experience, MBA preferred •7+ years of Finance experience •Marketing or Creative Services industry preferred •Advanced skills in Microsoft Office (especially Excel) •Knowledge of GAAP •Advanced knowledge of budgeting and forecasting •Work Authorization: U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor. •Work Location: All candidates must be located in the Greater Seattle area and able to perform job duties located in downtown Seattle.