Industry
  • Fintech
  • Workflow
Function
  • Finance
Published

Jan 2022

VP Finance

Full Time

San Francisco, CA

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Industry
  • Fintech
  • Workflow
Published

Jan 2022

Function
  • Finance

Job Description

At Truework we are hyper-focused on building products that enable businesses and consumers to regain control over how their sensitive information is shared online. Our platform and services empower lenders to complete verifications quickly and accurately while enabling organizations to automate the verification process and ensure the privacy of their employees’ personal data. On the consumer side, we are giving employees unprecedented visibility into how their professional information is shared between third parties such as banks, mortgage lenders and employers. We believe increasing data transparency and returning data controls to the consumer are two crucial steps toward improving the health and safety of the internet as we know it.

VP Finance

At Truework we are hyper-focused on building products that enable businesses and consumers to regain control over how their sensitive information is shared online. Our platform and services empower lenders to complete verifications quickly and accurately while enabling organizations to automate the verification process and ensure the privacy of their employees’ personal data. On the consumer side, we are giving employees unprecedented visibility into how their professional information is shared between third parties such as banks, mortgage lenders, and employers. We believe increasing data transparency and returning data controls to the consumer are two crucial steps toward improving the health and safety of the internet as we know it.

About the role:

Reporting to the CEO, the VP Finance will lead all our financial planning processes, accounting operations, investment decision analyses, and development of business insights. You will have the opportunity to not only influence the forward-looking vision of the business, but also help to responsibly and intentionally grow the business through advanced financial modeling and development of business cases for strategic growth opportunities. The ideal candidate is a strong leader experienced with SaaS businesses, accounting operations, and is passionate about fostering strong business partner relationships with leadership teams. In this highly collaborative role, you will develop close relationships across teams (Marketing, Sales, Partnerships, Product/Engineering, Customer Success, etc.) in helping to guide business strategy/initiatives.

At Truework, this means you will work on and impact:

  • Working with CEO and management team to develop and enable the company’s long and short term strategy
  • Leading board conversations related to financial strategy, performance and results
  • All financial and accounting functions, including financial modeling, multi-year forecasting, analysis, budgeting, accounting, management of receivables and payables, purchasing process, payroll and expense management, cash and currency management, tax compliance and strategy, and cost allocations
  • All equity, debt and banking functions, including cap table management, cap table strategy, investor relations, debt strategy, negotiation and management, and financial institution/investment banking relationships
  • All audit-related functions, including audit relationship, successful and timely completion of audits
  • Enhancing and maintaining a strong partnership with HR, legal, commerce systems and growth teams

What we’re looking for:

  • 8+ years of Finance experience in high growth startups with 3-5 years as the senior most Finance person at the company (Head of or VP Finance) running Accounting, Financial Operations, BizOps and FP&A.
  • Experience with VC-backed, B2B SaaS is required.
  • Experience working cross-functionally, both inside and outside of Finance, to collaboratively develop budgets/plans and promote financial discipline.
  • Experience leading, developing, and growing a small team.
  • Familiarity with financial planning processes and business systems.
  • Deep understanding of financial modeling and key metrics used in the B2B SaaS; strong solid understanding of GAAP.
  • Ability to translate complex business operating models and operational indicators into financial performance.
  • A positive and helpful attitude
  • Curious by nature and loves creative problem solving such as diving into large datasets to find patterns and creative ways to improve the business
  • Able to see around corners and anticipate future business scenarios, enabling the company to plan for and invest in growth wisely
  • Exceptional judgement including an ability to execute independently and cross-team collaborate with members of all levels, time zones, and functions
  • Excellent proficiency in accounting and corporate finance
  • Familiarity with SaaS specific financial planning processes and business systems

Truework is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. As part of our standard hiring process for new employees, employment with Truework will be contingent upon successful completion of a comprehensive background check.

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