Vice President, Finance- High Growth Apparel Company

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Trendy, early growth stage retail apparel company who is expanding their e-commerce business to brick and mortar stores is seeking a business savvy VP of Finance with startup and direct-to-consumer experience to lead financing strategies and financial planning and analysis directives.  This is an exciting time to join this well-funded, “it” company at its pivot point in its growth trajectory and to help it to soar!

You will:

  • Report to the CEO and perform thoughtful and strategic financial planning and analysis.
  • Create detailed decks for Board, investors and senior management
  • Have responsibility for treasury issues Including managing bank relationship, Letters of Credit and cash flow management
  • Lead future fundraising rounds and earnings processes for investors
  • Participate in inventory management and wholesale distribution procedures
  • Manage revenue, expense, forecasting and budgeting
  • Oversee future accounting and finance systems implementations
  • Collaborate with the operating team, and provide recommendations to improve profitability, efficiency, and effectiveness based upon model based analytics
  • Bring your enthusiasm, entrepreneurial spirit and knowledge gained from previous experiences to work every day to help us grow our brand!

You have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Economics or Accounting. MBA a plus.
  • 10+ years of finance/accounting experience
  • A strong retail, ideally direct to consumer ecommerce, background
  • Experience at a high quick growth, venture backed company with all the roll up your sleeves duties that come with working at one
  • Experience with inventory management, wholesale distribution and working with factories
  • Experience with various fundraising vehicles including financial instruments
  • Financial reporting experience including executive summary and external documentation preparation
  • Strong analytical and team building skills