Director of Finance - Start up(Consumer Goods)
Our client is a VC backed, start up consumer products business in New York City, which is at the leading edge of its sector.
The role, Director of Finance, will partner with the Director/VP of Operations and will lead the companies finance and accounting group.
Responsibilities are many and broad, yet the key responsibilities include:
- Plan, develop and implement a cohesive finance group, that will support the existing business and set the platform for future growth
- Drive continued improvement and development in the budgeting and forecasting processes
- Establish the short and long term planning process
- Work with the executive management team to set the overall financial strategy of the company
The successful candidate will be an ambitious and pro-active thinker. You must be able to combine being a strategic thinker while rolling up your sleeves and be centrally involved in the day to day finance and accounting operations.
You will be CPA/MBA
You must have some prior consumer products experience. Exposure to a start up business is preferred
You will have at least 8 years prior experience