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  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Function: Finance
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  • Expiry Date: 16 December 2021
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2162188_1637103729

Job Number: 2162188

Senior Director/ Director of Finance & Strategy
Foster City, CA

Our clients' Senior Director/ Director of Finance and Strategy is responsible for managing the company's FP&A, Strategy, Go to Market and Corporate development. This position reports to the CFO.


· Oversee company short term financial E2E: planning, forecasting, close and control

· Manage long term financials (10 years) and business model, including pricing

· Lead strategy across several disciplines

· Lead corporate development activities

· Partner with various business owners on company Go to Market strategy

· Act as the main interface between parent company and our company for various integration activities

· Partner with company communication team to drive company board meetings and monthly business reviews

· Act as the main interface between parent company, PwC and our company for the annual 409a valuation


· 10+ years of experience in finance and strategy roles

· Bachelor's degree

· Experience in leading corporate planning processes

· Experience in managing business unit/company P&L, cash flow and balance sheet

· M&A and strategic investment experience

· Strong managerial skills with the ability to build and coach team members and managers

· Highly analytical, with proven ability to synthesize and analyze large amounts of data

· Excellent communication and teamwork skills

· Experience in implementing financial systems including ERP

Bonus Qualifications

· MBA or advanced degree

· Public company experience


About Nelson:

If you're looking for a new opportunity, the recruiting and staffing experts at Nelson can help. We work with companies of all types and sizes across all industries. We help people like you find exciting roles with employers ranging from Fortune 100, government, and nonprofit organizations to local businesses, industry leaders, and the most agile start-ups. The candidates we work with appreciate our responsive approach, genuine relationships, and exceptional service. With a commitment to transparency, authenticity, and credibility, we look forward to our jobs every day, and we're excited to help you find the job you've been looking for. Nelson is an EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.