LOCATION: SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Our client is seeking a Director of Finance and Operations for their US HQ located in South San Francisco. You will be part of a unique and amazing growing Hi-Tech company with R&D center in Israel and with sales and support teams all over the US. This individual reports to the Vice-President of Finance in Israel.
The candidate must be a leader, sharp, self and fast learner, hard worker that can grow with the company. Ideally you have an Entrepreneur mind set, willing to wear multiple hats.
• Provide analysis and reports as needed to support the sale function, build and track commission and incentive plans for sales teams
• Develop, document and enforce compliance of accounting policies, procedures and internal controls.
• Prepare the firm’s budget and financial forecasts on an annual and quarterly basis and report on variances. • Oversee the corporate accounting function including ownership of local accounting, bookkeeping, benefits, and insurance. • Rigorously manage disbursements including, the accurate and timely processing of accounts payable, purchase orders, petty cash, and employee expense reports • Serve as a point of contact for external auditors and manage preparation and support of all external audits • Ensure prompt tax filings and payroll reporting at all local, state, and federal government levels • Supply chain management, analyze trends and history in order to provide business insights and findings • Negotiate with vendors and service providers to achieve the most cost effective solutions • Monitor and retain commercial agreements
• Other finance, facilities and operations management duties as assigned
Requirements: • BA/BS in Accounting (or similar); CPA desirable • 5-7 years’ experience in real business in a core finance roll • Knowledge and understanding of the Hi-Tech industry and growing company needs • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written • Technically savvy, with the ability to learn and improve billing and accounting systems, and make recommendations on improvement • Proven team building and team management skills, including the ability to motivate, coordinate, and resolve occasional personnel challenges • Strong organizational and time-management skills, with a bias for planning, and for setting, communicating, and meeting deadlines • Comfortable working directly with the Officers of the company in Israel, maintaining calm under pressure and shifting priorities • Ability to travel occasionally throughout the US and Israel.
To apply, please send your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org