VP of Finance

  • 51362
  • 09 May 2019
  • Houston, TX
  • Accounting & Finance
  • Confidential
  • Amy Searles

Job Description

VP of Finance

 

The VP of Finance will be a key member of the executive leadership team and have primary responsibility for the financial and operational leadership. This person will work closely with the CEO, investors (board members) and other members of the leadership team.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Lead the financial functions, including planning and analysis, cash and debt management, budgeting, accounting, reporting, treasury, audit and tax.
  • Fine tune recently introduced operational processes, inventory management and accounting systems and ensure processes are correctly implemented.
  • Prepare monthly financial reporting including financial and operational KPIs
  • Provide support to strategic transactions, including playing a role in M&A activities, including due diligence and integration.
  • Lead a team that has the processes, systems and controls to support the growing business platform. 

Qualifications

 

  • The ideal candidate has 5+ years of experience in a similar role and has the following qualifications:
  • Prior exposure to business process (operational and financial) transformations in smaller companies
  • Deep understanding and experience of processes and applications in Quick Books including inventory module
  • Prior experience in retail distribution (including purchasing, inventory management (several thousand SKUs) and distribution)
  • Hands-on and analytical approach to problem solving
  • Ability to communicate efficiently and persuade others to follow new processes
  • Entrepreneurial, detail oriented, hands-on problem solver that thrives in a fast moving position
  • Former experience managing banks and investors a plus
  • A CPA or MBA is a plus