VP of Finance

Anywhere /
Finance & Accounting /
Our Finance team is the guardian of the treasure trove. They keep track of the company's transactions, take care of financial reporting and control, and ensure our financial compliance. They are also responsible for financial planning and analysis, forecasting our upcoming financial results.

Who we are

SWORD Health is on a mission to relieve the millions of people suffering from
musculoskeletal disorders. We go around the world pairing our AI-driven Digital
Therapist with our clinical team to deliver best practice care to those with chronic back
and joint pain. We recently raised a $8M series A led by Silicon Valley heavyweight
Khosla Ventures, and have our teams spread between Porto and New York. We are
bold enough to think we can change the world, but we know we need to have stellar
people with us in order to make that happen. This is why we need you.

To do what

    • Lead our finance department and define our financial strategy
    • Create a finance roadmap and influence the company’s leadership in finance-related strategic topics
    • Communicate financial projections to the Board effectively
    • Act as a Business Partner and think about the business by giving relevant inputs to all stakeholders
    • Be a key partner in Investor Relations by collecting the financial information required by investors and managing the communication with them (in particular regarding the state of the business)
    • Be in charge of financial modeling and thinking through different types of business scenarios that might take place in 6, 12, or 18 months (short-term and long-term)

Our ideal candidate has

    • Strong and broad technical knowledge on finance matters (revenue & cost management, budgeting, consolidation, etc.)
    • Ability to make decisions and influence stakeholders
    • Strong team management abilities to lead several finance verticals
    • Implemented finance systems in other companies (preferably tech, but not mandatory)
    • Self-starting and entrepreneurial mindset is able to bring order into chaos
    • Problem-solving and performance improvement mindset
    • Experience with cross border transactions and tax matters

Bonus Points for

    • CPA and MBA
    • Consultancy background (Big-4)
    • Experience in working with tech companies (start-ups, scale-ups or big companies)
We offer

A bright future at a promising high-tech company where you can add real value;
The opportunity to work with a stellar team that will change the lives of millions of people;
A stimulating environment with room for creativity - fun and energetic, with a friendly culture;
The possibility to answer the question “How big of a human problem are you solving?