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05/01 Rupali Sharma
Vice President - Human Capital at Matrix Partners India

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Head - Finance - D2C Segment - Startup (5-6 yrs) Premium

Bangalore Job Code: 1028432

We are currently partnering with one of our portfolio company ( Seed Staged) to hire a head of Finance

Reports To : Founders

Span- It will be an IC role to start with and the person will be expected to build the team

Roles and responsibilities :

Should have experience & be able to handle the following :

- Controlling of Finance, General Accounting, General Ledger, Treasury management

- Review all financial plans and budgets and monitor all periodic financial reports

- Assist founders with board meeting deck, business plan and monthly MIS

- Work with founders to regularly look for cost reduction opportunities and optimizing Working Capital

- Manage cash flow by tracking transactions and regularly reviewing internal reports

- Ensure financial reporting systems comply with government regulations and legislation

- Lead and manage taxation, balance sheet, closing, financial statements reporting

- Coordinate with the external auditors for statutory audit and due diligence

- The person should be mature enough to handle the F&A work as well as be an advisor to the Founders in all minor & major decisions

- Ensures that effective internal controls are in place and ensures compliance with all applicable laws, state and local regulatory laws and rules for financial and tax reporting.

IDEAL Profile :

- Experience : 5- 6 Years of experience in a controllership role in Revenue Center eco systems with atleast 1-2 years of experience with early-stage startup ( Mandatory)

Experience :

- Retail experience

- Managed a P&L profitably / efficiently in a low margin category for atleast some period of time

- Setup internal systems and processes and a high quality lean finance team

Qualification :

- Qualified CA / Big 4 experience in the first few years will be preferred

- Preferred Domain exposure : Any experience in working in VC backed start-ups, internet/tech companies, retail companies and/or fund raising would have a definite advantage

- Problem solver : You excel at understanding and solving complex problems. You have astonishing attention to detail.

- Surprisingly efficient : You get a lot done quickly, and can translate your skills into new processes that your team will follow.

- Leadership : You will rapidly grow into a company leader. You will build company culture and help shape our future.

- Location : Bangalore


- Work with the seed team to create one of the greatest companies in times to come.

- Opportunity to create impact

- Massive learning at scale/execution at scale

- Participate in value creation via our ESOP plan

- Non-hierarchical, flat and transparent culture where we also have lots of fun

- Pay at par with market salaries

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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