Vice President - Human Capital at Matrix Partners India
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Head - Finance - D2C Segment - Startup (5-6 yrs)
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)
- 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
- 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