Vice President of FP&A | Start-Up | Downtown Chicago

Chicago Permanent USD120,000 - USD170,000
  • Pathway to CFO
  • Partner directly with Founder to lead Financial strategic directives

About Our Client

My client is a business advisory consultancy listed as one of the Top 10 growing consultancies in 2022! With that growth they are focused on expanding their internal executive leadership team and looking to add a Vice President of FP&A. My client is an emerging leader in the business consulting industry, collaborating with their clients to advise on a range of strategic directives including company restructuring, expansions, mergers and acquisitions, and more!

My client is eager to add their first ever VP of FP&A to the team who will develop and implement internal strategic decisions for the entire Finance operation. You will be the lead Finance professional, partnering directly with the Founder of this growing company to oversee the entire FP&A function as the first internal Finance executive. The VP of FP&A will have the opportunity to become the company's first ever Chief Financial Officer!

VP of FP&A is a unique opportunity for someone who is ambitious and welcomes challenges! The ideal VP of FP&A will be comfortable with being the #1 Finance leader within the organization, effectively liaising with the Executive team to advise on and lead all Finance related strategic decision making.

Job Description

  • You will oversee all FP&A functions as they relate to the business - developing and implementing standard operating procedures (SOPs) for the FP&A functions
  • Responsible for all budgeting, forecasting, financial modeling, and variance analysis
  • Oversight of all financial statements including income statement, balance sheet, cash flow, debt schedules
  • Work cross functionally with business partners on key performance indicator (KPI) reporting
  • Managing treasury function
  • Lead and execute Ad Hoc reporting, projects, and analysis as needed



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The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelors degree in Finance
  • 3+ years of Finance experience
  • Exceptional Finance acumen
  • Entrepreneurial mindset with a track record of process improvement
  • Experience building Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and implementing policies and procedures is a plus!

What's on Offer

  • The expected salary for the Vice President of FP&A is $120,000 - $170,000 + bonus potential commensurate with experience
  • Fully paid health insurance for the employee and children
  • 401k match
  • Hybrid working schedule
  • Fast growing organization (Top 10 Growing Consultancy!)
  • Highly visible role partnering directly with the Founder of the company
  • Become the #1 Finance leader in the organization
  • Clear path to becoming the CFO!
Contact
Tyra Brownell
Quote job ref
JN-062022-5649415

Job summary

Sector
Accounting
Sub Sector
Finance Manager
Industry
Business Services
Location
Chicago
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Tyra Brownell
Job Reference
JN-062022-5649415