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VP, Finance and Operations in Roswell, GA at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/10/2018

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Job Description

Vaco Atlanta Financial has been hired to recruit a VP, Finance and Operations in Atlanta, GA. Our established and longstanding client is profitable and affords a stable environment, yet also operates in an industry experiencing evolutionary change that necessitates a unique candidate possessing a mixture of finance, operations and strategy experience.

The VP, Finance and Operations (VP) will fulfill an important role on the Long Range Planning team by guiding analytical insight that will ultimately inform strategic decisions made by our client's Executive Committee. This individual will drive financial analyses that will help our client prioritize and execute on internal and external growth opportunities.

In this role, the VP will organize and control our client's long-range financials and forecasts, and provide regular reports to senior management on business trends and analyses. This individual will work closely with colleagues in Corporate Strategy, Business Development, and Commercial Operations to provide financial insight in new product evaluations. An ideal candidate possesses outstanding project management skills, strong analytical abilities, and advanced knowledge of corporate finance.


Financial Analytics
  • Lead cross-functional teams to regularly collect, analyze, and report on KPI's and various financial and operational metrics.
  • Optimize and guide financial analyses in support strategies and long-range capital allocation planning
  • Control analyses and models that support reports to executive management on financial implications and recommendations related to ongoing and proposed product offerings, including project peak revenue opportunity, risk-adjusted NPVs, ROIC, and accretion / dilution impact
  • Work with investment advisors to regularly inform executive management on our company's valuation and financial positioning
Financial Strategy
  • Provide insight to Corporate Strategy and Commercial New Product teams, comparing financial performance relative to new product opportunity performance
  • Collaborate with Corporate Strategy to perform scenario modeling and financial analysis
  • Work with Commercial New Products evaluation and market research teams to forecast and analyze revenue opportunities from internal pipeline
  • Team up with Business Development to develop financial and analytical frameworks that determine the expected Net Present Value and economic terms for licensing, partnership, and acquisition opportunities
  • Partner with Research and Development Strategy team to drive productivity analyses - e.g., Return on Invested Capital, Economic Value Added, and expected NPV - for pipeline prioritization and assessment
  • Meet regularly with Accounting, Tax, and Treasury finance colleagues to ensure alignment on funding requirements for pipeline investments, licensing and acquisition opportunities
  • Train, supervise, and provide guidance to analysts that will control the company's financial models
  • Work with IT business partners to automate financial analyses, and supervise model migrations from Excel to business processing software
  • Bachelor's degree in Finance or Related required; MBA and/or CPA preferred
  • 10+ years progressive experience rising to a mid/senior level strategic finance position
  • Outstanding ability to deliver reports and presentations to senior management
  • Experience managing and developing people
  • Advanced interpersonal skills with ability to work with others as well as independently
  • Experience working at a Private Equity Owned company is a plus