Role details

Operations & Finance Lead

New York   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Exciting opportunity reporting to the CEO of a Consumer Products start-up
  • Chance to be founding member of the Business Operations & Strategy team

About Our Client

This emerging Consumer Goods company is located in the Brooklyn, NY area, and has already experienced tremendous growth. Using crowdfunding, the company's first product has had great success and the company is now rapidly growing since it's launch in 2014.

Job Description

  • Report to CEO to run daily & strategic business operations
  • Work with financial advisor to develop financial models. Manage budgets, expenses, and company-wide expense reporting
  • Manage inventory across warehouses via Dear Systems
  • Build reporting practices to measure and track company metrics
  • Perform cost-benefit analysis for new vendors
  • Build internal operation processes including HR, logistics, and purchasing
  • Lead the ongoing development & documentation of business policies, processes, & procedures, and ensure their adherence
  • Create and negotiate vendor and third-party relationships
  • Manage all our own fulfillment, in-house
  • Review legal contracts

The Successful Applicant

  • 3-7 years of general work experience at a strategy/management consulting firm, investment bank, startup and/or operating experience in consumer goods
  • Experience with budgeting, prioritization, project management and financial modeling
  • Strong analytical skills: Quick and high-quality analysis using advanced Excel (pivot tables and database modeling experience is a plus)
  • Excellent internet and software capabilities, including Google apps, cloud-based business applications, Xero, etc
  • You are an executor and a strategist: You don't hesitate to jump into the trenches and learn the business from the ground up
  • You are highly productive with little oversight on day-to-day basis.
  • You have structured thinking: Develop and use frameworks to help structure the team's thinking and project planning

What's on Offer

The Operations & Finance Lead will recieve a competitve salary, enjoy a high freedom work environment, a generous Health Care package, and 15 vacation days outside of company holidays.

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