Head of Finance

Operations
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Tel Aviv
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Remote

What is the role?

 As our Head of Finance, you will join our Operations Team in our Tel Aviv office, and oversee the company and its subsidiaries’ financial reporting and operations. You will serve as the VP of Operations’ trusted partner for all financial and accounting matters and will help ideate and implement strategies to help Balance become the payment industry’s benchmark for how to run an amazing financial operation. 

 

Responsibilities:

  • Management of the monthly, quarterly and annual consolidated financial statement close process in accordance with US GAAP.
  • Working closely with Israeli and outside bookkeepers and payroll controllers on day-to-day financial operations, including payroll, AP and AR processes.
  • Ongoing financial planning and management of the company’s budgeting process, including periodical BVA analysis.
  • Provide input to our payments operations team, and help ensure money movement is well tracked throughout our different products.
  • Cash management and hedging strategies.
  • Assisting in improving, developing, and documenting accounting and finance-related policies, procedures, and internal controls (such as T&E, procurement etc.)
  • Ad hoc accounting and finance-related projects as needed such as financing rounds, M&A, system implementations and integrations etc.
  • Manage and comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings.
  • Interface with external audit firms.
  • Serve as the team’s go-to person for any financial or accounting request by the rest of the employees.

 

What you bring to the table:

  • 2+ years of experience in a financial leadership position carrying out the responsibilities listed above in a fast growing startup company -  a must. Experience running finance at a payments company - a huge plus.
  • B.A. in Accounting
  • CPA with Big 4 accounting firm experience 
  • A proven track record of delivering under time pressure and resource constraints while maintaining flexibility and extreme attention to detail
  • Experience in managing other team members
  • A deep understanding of relevant accounting principles and SaaS metrics, including experience with building relevant business models including deferred revenues, LTV/CAC, ARR, cash flow projections etc. 
  • Excellent verbal and written command of the English language