VP Finance

New York City
Finance
Full-time
ABOUT THIS ROLE
SHHHOWERCAP is looking for a VP Finance. This person will be an expert in both operational and strategic finance. Accounting experience is a plus. The VP of Finance will be responsible for all financial activities at SHHHOWERCAP including but not limited to: forecasting, managing cash flow, financial modeling and strategic variance analysis. We are seeking someone who has deep experience with both high-level growth strategy and granular cost analysis. The ideal candidate has years of experience working internally at a company that manufactures and sells a physical good, ideally in fashion or beauty. They have supported an organization's scaling in both e-commerce and traditional retail. The ideal candidate understands the fiscal intricacies involved in managing a supply chain, production, and inventory levels across multiple products and SKUs. You'd be a key member of the founding team – so you should be comfortable wearing many hats, taking a proactive approach to problem solving, and you should thrive in a fast paced start-up environment.

ABOUT THE POSITION:

    • Drive key strategic decision-making, partnering with the CEO, VP of Operations, production and sales departments
    • Develop the accounting and finance reporting structure that can grow with usOwn the forecasting and build sophisticated omnichannel revenue models
    • Generate monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reports against established benchmarks and business goalsContinuously evolve insights and analysis to help inform decision-making, improve organizational performance, and drive overall business growth
    • Manage accounting team and oversee day to day bookkeeping needs of the businessGenerate all materials required to present to potential investors, lenders, and board members
    • Understand the landscape of digital marketing to pressure test budget allocations and overarching digital strategies
    • Occasionally assist the operations and sales teams with long term inventory planning
    • Analyze cost efficiencies and opportunitiesManage relationships with our vendor partners and financial institutions

ABOUT YOU:

    • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Economics or related field. MBA preferred.
    • At least 5 years experience in corporate finance, ideally working at a startup or a product-based e-commerce business
    • Experience in a data-driven management consulting, investment banking, or business analytics role is a plus
    • A notable expert in Microsoft Excel - you believe there is no problem that can't be solved with a spreadsheet
    • You’ve worked directly with marketing teams to evaluate and understand budget planning
    • You are as comfortable creating the strategy as you are implementing it, and vice versa
    • Strong organizational and communication skills, as well as strong sense of accountability and ownership
    • You are a have a proven track record of being a collaborative team player!
    • You are personally passionate about design, fashion, and innovation
    • You are optimistic by nature, have a driven "go getter" mentality, and are excited to be on the ground floor of a high-growth company
    • You know that you shouldn't wash your hair every day.


If you're a passionate hustler who wants to join a fast-growing company and make your mark, we'd love to hear from you.