Returning Candidate?

Finance Manager

Finance Manager

Job Locations 
US-IL-Chicago
Category 
Accounting/Finance
Type 
..

More information about this job

Overview

Shiftgig, one of Chicago’s hottest and fastest growing technology companies, is actively seeking a Finance Manager. The ideal candidate will oversee and support all components of finance for the business including corporate finance, corporate development, FP&A and strategic operational analysis and provide accurate and timely information and analysis. The position will report directly to the Vice President of Finance and have experience working in a fast paced environment for a high growth company.
 

Responsibilities

  • Provide financial and overall business support to the VP of Finance and become a trusted financial advisor and strategic partner

  • Provide analytics and support related to actual results, key performance indicators and execution versus budget / forecast

  • Develop and provide recurring and ad hoc management reporting to key P&L stakeholders to provide business insight and to drive execution of forecast

  • Support the overall corporate planning and forecasting processes for designated business units and markets

  • Drive and support overall corporate profitability through the analysis of city and vertical level P&L's

  • Financial modeling of various corporate finance initiatives for analysis and decision making (capital raise, acquisition, pricing, etc.)

  • Identify and develop strategic business partnerships and corporate development opportunities

  • Support all business optimization projects and initiatives

  • Provide thought leadership to the executive team
 

Qualifications

The ideal candidate should be comfortable in an "all hands on deck" environment - we are seeking talented and self-motivated problem solvers who are ready to  thrive in a fast-paced startup
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting / finance

  • 3 - 5 years experience in corporate finance, strategic consulting, private equity or within a high growth technology company

  • Ability to manage and drive scalable and repeatable processes

  • Strong communication, presentation, and collaboration skills

  • Entrepreneurial and innovative thinker

  • Balance of strategic, implementation, and hands-on skill set

  • Willingness to work in a fast-moving, dynamic company culture and industry

  • Excellent teamwork skills

  • Proven ability to influence cross-functional teams without formal authority

     

Competencies:

  • Experience and ability to model and synthesize complex financial analysis, operational, and KPI data into concise presentations and decision framework

  • Adaptive Insights FP&A platform a big plus

  • Opportunistic, innovative and creative – entrepreneurial mindset with can-do mentality

  • Focused with keen ability and drive to execute in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment

  • Team player who can work well with internal and partner teams

  • Honest and ethical, with good judgment
  • Impactful team player, passionate, innovative, creative
  • Detail oriented and ability to multitask in a fast paced environment

  • Excellent communicator, work well on a team, passionate, respectful and full of integrity

  • Excellent writing, organizational and oral communication skills

  • Thrive in a fast paced, scrappy, start up environment

About Shiftgig

At Shiftgig, we’re creating financial opportunity for the hourly workforce through empowering technology allowing individuals to work on their own terms! We are proud of the impact we’ve had on our Specialist’s lives and are even more proud of the internal team we’ve built!