Faraday is the leading prediction cloud for brands. Located in the historic Maltex Building in beautiful Burlington, Vermont, we're a fast-growing venture-backed startup founded in 2012.
We believe in privacy and are committed to ending the widespread proliferation of consumer data. We believe in science and the power of statistically significant conclusions. We believe in equity and reject all forms of algorithmic prejudice. We believe in health and fun and encourage a positive work/life balance.
About our Finance team
Faraday's finance team is responsible for managing the financial health of the company and helping to optimize the company's operations.
About your role
We're looking for an expert, curious, relentless, trustworthy finance professional to join us at Faraday as Director of Finance. This role reports to the Chief Strategy Officer.
Oversee financial planning
Have a keen awareness of Faraday's business that allows you to identify opportunities for structural improvements, understand variable sensitivity, and compare/contrast the value of competing initiatives
Work cross functionally with department heads to identify and implement cost and revenue optimizations
Retain constant awareness of the company's financial position and act to prevent problems
Manage Faraday's bookkeeper
Oversee Faraday's financing IT system
Oversee all audits and internal control operations
In partnership with the CEO, develop and execute on a corporate fundraising strategy
Prepare timely and detailed reports on financial performance on a monthly, quarterly, and annual basis
Conduct analyses to make forecasts and report to company executives and the board of directors
Ensure adherence to financial laws and guidelines
Proven experience as a director of finance or similar role at a software as a service (SaaS) company
In depth knowledge of corporate finance and accounting principles, laws, regulations, and best practices
Solid knowledge of financial forecasting and analysis
Proficient in the use of financial management software (e.g. Quickbooks)
Excellent leadership and communication skills
CPA or other relevant qualifications a plus
Faraday is an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.