Financial Controller

Cmd - Vancouver, BC (7 months ago)

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Join our team_
Cmd brings together talented problem solvers, thinkers, and tinkerers to achieve our mission to change the current landscape of cybersecurity. We’re looking for people who are as excited as we are to give companies a new way to secure their data.

Make your mark_
Linux + security; we love ‘em. But don’t worry, we don’t need you to be an all-in, security-guru like you might think. We hire subject matter experts to bring their functional skills and unique point of view to the team. That’s what keeps us innovative, adaptable, and stronger.

Achieve more_
We’re just getting started on our journey. You’ll be joining us at a time where you can take full advantage of the opportunities of high-growth. You’ll expand on your current skills, fast-track your development, and see your impact in building a company that will change the face of an industry.

About the role_

We are looking for a self-starting, detail oriented Financial Controller to build out our finance team and practices from the ground up. Reporting to the CEO, our ideal candidate is someone who gets excited about delivering a clean set of financial statements and creating right sized policies and processes when needed. They will be comfortable creating definition out of ambiguity, and amazing communication skills are critical in this stage of our growth.
Manage and oversee the daily operations of accounting functions including: Month/year-end process, AP/AR, general ledger, payroll, treasury, budgeting, cash forecasting, revenue and expenditure variance analysis, and creating/maintaining schedules where needed.
Monitor and analyze accounting data and produce financial reports or statements
Establish and enforce proper accounting methods, policies and principles
Provide recommendations, improve systems and procedures, and initiate corrective actions
Work with our external accountants and management team to bring bookkeeping to audit readiness
Work with the CEO to create financial projections
Ability to switch gears and manage multiple finance or operations projects while delivering results on schedule
Skills and experience_
Proven working experience as a Finance Manager, Controller or a similar role
CPA or equivalent
Ability to manipulate large amounts of data
Proven knowledge of bookkeeping and accounting principles, practices, standards, laws and regulations
High attention to detail and accuracy
Ability to direct and supervise a team, as well as prioritize tasks and meet deadlines
Excellent written communication and presentation skills
Advanced computer skills in MS Office, Google suite, accounting software and databases

About you_
You have the ability to build strong working relationships with your peers
You're self-motivated, organized, and a strategic thinker
You're a team player who is curious and adept at experimenting with new initiatives quickly
You maintain a positive attitude and thrive in a fast-paced, high-growth, startup environment

Bonus points_
SaaS experience
Enthusiasm for technology and cybersecurity
Please include a short message about why you're interested in this role, and why you think you're a good fit.

Cmd is dedicated to providing an equal opportunity for all job seekers. Our commitment is to work with the best of the best, who share our passion for changing the landscape of security. If our mission speaks to you, we want to hear from you.