Date Posted: 2022-01-20

Job ID: EB-1879367312
Category: Accounting & Finance
Location: Los Angeles, CA

BrainWorks has been retained by a rapidly scaling client in the entertainment tech space to identify a new Chief Financial Officer. This is a well-established $100M ARR service delivering multiple revenue verticals. The position will ideally be based in the LA market and offers a hybrid / remote culture.

Responsibilities of the CFO:

  • Report to the CEO and serve as the primary leader for the company’s finance, accounting and tax functions; have the strategic vision to be an integral member of the senior leadership team
  • Participate in strategic planning initiatives and provide necessary insights between those considered initiatives and the financial implications to the business (e.g., impact to forecast, debt covenants, liquidity, as well as opportunity cost)
  • Build and maintain relationships with investors and the broader management team
  • Oversee development and timely delivery of financial and KPI reporting packages for management, equity investors and lenders
  • Lead the development of annual budgets and long-term projections for operations, capital expenditures and cash flows
  • Oversee financial assimilation with all acquired business, including integration into single accounting/business intelligence platform and institution of reporting disciplines. Consolidated reporting will transition legacy general ledger outputs into “SaaS” style ARR reporting waterfalls
  • Develop insightful, detailed and timely analyses to help senior leaders and the board of directors make informed business decisions
  • Cultivate and maintain cash flow management policies and procedures, and ensure cash resources are available for daily operations
  • Monitor, analyze and forecast the organization’s financial performance, and identify and assist in the implementation of measures to improve revenue generation and cost discipline
  • Ensure compliance with reporting requirements, including overseeing the administration payroll specific programs like client trust accounts and money transmitter licenses
  • Coordinate tax reports and planning

Experience / Skills:

  • Prior CFO experience at a VC or private equity backed is preferred but also considering VP, Finance level experience working at a larger media company
  • Extensive experience with M&A and post transaction integrations
  • Experience overseeing a global business

For immediate consideration, apply TODAY!

BrainWorks is a premier executive search firm that delivers superior talent to drive business performance. Our consultants are experts in their practice areas, which include Accounting & Finance Careers; Consumer Products; CRM, Direct/Database Marketing and Customer Sciences/Advanced Analytics; Accounting and Finance; Technology; Private Equity and Portfolio Companies; Digital Marketing and eCommerce; and Consumer Insights and Market Research

Our Accounting & Finance Practice has deep ties across all industry sectors with an emphasis in CPG, Manufacturing, Retail, Pharmaceutical, Real Estate, Technology, Insurance and Financial Services. Having hands-on experience in corporate finance and public accounting, we are experts in representing CFO searches, along with Director Level and above, in any accounting, finance, and procurement departments. Our clients range from Fortune 100 to privately owned emerging corporations and we are highly networked in the Venture Capital and Private Equity space.

BrainWorks prides itself on quality, speed and GUARANTEED RESULTS, delivered through our unique QUASAR approach. When you partner with BrainWorks, your company will receive intelligence and industry expertise from consultants who are trustworthy, caring and passionate about your business needs.

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