Chief Financial Officer (CFO) (Hybrid)

Columbus, Ohio /
Finance & Operations /
Triple Whale raises $27.7M extended Series-A round led by Elephant VC!

What do we do?

Triple Whale centralizes and simplifies all the metrics used by Shopify sellers, enabling them to save more time and make more money. We help e-commerce businesses accurately track and forecast all kinds of metrics, including changes in profits and operational metrics. Launched in mid-2021, Triple Whale already has over 4,000 clients, top-tier investors, and growing teams in Columbus, Austin, and Jerusalem.

This is a hybrid role based in our offices in Columbus, Ohio. If you are not in the Columbus area, we are seeking candidates that can be in Columbus at least two weeks out of the month.

Triple Whale is looking to hire a Head of Finance with previous experience working in a finance role at a high-growth SaaS startup. This is a new role that will manage and oversee all of Triple Whale’s financial matters including Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A - budgeting, forecasting, ad hoc reporting, etc.), revenue metrics, cash management, collections and invoicing metrics, valuations/cap tables, and overseeing the accounting and audit functions.


    • Analyze the company's financial results with respect to profits, trends, costs, and compliance with budgets.
    • Track customer cohorts, track sales, reconciliations.
    • Issue regular status and ad hoc report to senior management.
    • Manage all aspects of accounting operations, oversee all transactions related to the general ledger, receivables, payables, payroll, and financial reporting. Additionally, will also manage audits and liaisons with the company’s accountants and bookkeepers in our international offices.
    • Develop and coordinate relationships with financial institutions.
    • Assist co-founders in financial planning and results management. Work with other team members to understand revenue and cost drivers and define appropriate reports for tracking.
    • Coordinate, prepare, and review monthly, quarterly, and annual reports with internal and external stakeholders.
    • Manage all tax planning and compliance with all required federal, state, local, payroll, property, and other applicable taxes.
    • Manage cash flow.
    • Involvement in Risk and insurance matters ie overseeing business insurance, cyber insurance, employee HR benefits in relation to financial matters.


    • 10+ years of managerial accounting and financial management experience.
    • Experience working in a growing start-up environment (specific experience at a SaaS tech startup is a big plus).
    • Experience working with a global team.
    • Experience successfully scaling a finance operation.
    • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment with fluctuating priorities and deadlines.
    • An independent starter and thinker; the ability to work without direct supervision, and efficiently manage tasks and time.

What makes working at Triple Whale awesome?

Great Team: Working with fun, hardworking, nice people who are passionate about what they do
Compensation: Competitive salary, benefits, and equity
Family Focus: Parental leave and flexibility for families
Time Off: Generous PTO. We want you to relax when you need to relax!
Healthcare: Excellent medical, dental, and vision coverage