Vice President of Finance

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Vice President of Finance | OhmConnect | Remote

We are looking for a VP of Finance to join our team and implement financial processes and systems as OhmConnect continues to grow. As a key member of the team, this person will be responsible for implementing, managing, and controlling all company accounting, consolidated reporting and compliance activities. This includes direct responsibility for implementing best practices, overall internal controls and processes for external GAAP and management reporting. Additionally, the VP of Finance will have primary responsibility for processes that ensure compliance, accurate reporting and ultimately provide controls for managing costs.

About OhmConnect

OhmConnect was created to improve the lives of people and the health of the planet by reimagining the way we use energy. We are tackling such a grand challenge by solving massive inefficiencies in energy markets, changing how people use and view energy, and connecting smart homes with the smart grid.

Responsibilities

  • Provide leadership in the development and continuous evaluation of short and long-term strategic financial objectives
  • Evaluate and advise Executive Leadership Team on a wide variety of long-range and immediate financial issues and opportunities
  • Provide recommendations to strategically enhance financial performance and business opportunities
  • Oversee all aspects of the Accounting & Reporting functions of the organization
  • Generate and oversee ongoing collection of data that informs user profitability
  • Generate insights to inform growth strategies based on user profitability
  • Analyze user profitability metrics
  • Establish and monitor accounting processes in subsidiaries
  • Ensure that month-end close process is timely and produces accurate monthly P&L, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow statements
  • Lead the fiscal year planning process to establish annual and long-range budgets and forecasting
  • Monitor compliance with all financial regulations and best practices and create and manage internal controls for effective financial policies and procedures
  • Review monthly cash forecast, identify trends and variances to projections. Plan and manage disbursement and collection activities to attain desired metrics
  • Analyze general ledger trends and investigate variances
  • Increase AR collection speed and rates and manage customer risk
  • Support fundraising efforts
  • Develop and maintain banking relationships
  • Own overall efficiency and effectiveness of the Finance function, building out the department as needed for growth

Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree in Finance or Accounting
  • CPA; CFA preferred, Audit Firm experience preferred
  • 10+ years of progressive experience in accounting and finance management
  • Experience leading the Finance function in a rapidly scaling organization through different stages of company lifecycle
  • Excellent and proven project management, analysis, and modeling skills
  • Willingness to roll-up sleeves and contribute directly
  • Ability to prioritize, develop and nurture effective communication and working relationships
  • Experience working with various tax & business agencies
  • Ability to assess inefficiencies in processes or gaps in controls and seek to make improvements continually
  • Ability to delegate and to collaborate effectively throughout the organization
  • Proven ability to thrive in a fully, remote work environment
  • Passion for OhmConnect’s mission and values a plus

Benefits

  • We have a fully remote work environment. We are a ‘work-from-anywhere’ business with (post-COVID) monthly in-person team-building days and quarterly retreats based primarily in the San Francisco Bay Area
  • We offer a full suite of benefits which includes stock options
  • We are an Equal Opportunity Employer who is committed to creating a work environment that is equitable, diverse, and inclusive
  • We promote real and lived work-life balance – Company perks include unlimited vacation (which our C-level team actively encourages everyone to take!), home office set-up allowance, and parental leave benefits
  • We provide an opportunity to be part of a mission-driven startup that’s building a carbon neutral world

To apply

Please submit a resume and brief cover letter to recruiting@ohmconnect.com

Download job description as pdf here

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