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We are seeking a dedicated, hands-on CFO to lead our finance team during an exciting period of growth for the company. As CFO reporting to the CEO, you will be a key leader responsible for partnering with fellow Samasource executive team members and leading us as our financial advisor.
Partner with fellow Samasource executive team members and lead us as our financial advisor.
Own the company's financial plan including regular updates and adjustments to the financial model and communication of key elements to the management team.
Drive the quarterly/annual budgeting and planning process, as well as long-range financial planning. Plan for the downside and find opportunities for the upside.
Complete monthly/quarterly budget vs. actual variance analysis and drive accountability across the company.
Oversee external firms (accounting/tax/audit) and ensure accuracy and timeliness of the monthly accounting close process.
Communicate and present our financial results to relevant audiences including company updates, investor updates, board updates and materials.
Lead strategic analysis of major initiatives and products to assess ROI, Payback Period, etc. Evaluate the risks/rewards and provide the data to enable better business decisions.
Advise on compensation strategy including equity and bonus planning.
Optimize cash flow and handle treasury management.
Assist the sales cycle on price negotiations with large enterprise customers.
Streamline the billing process, including selection of financial systems that will support billing and financial operations.
Build and develop the Finance and Accounting Team.
Embody our core values and uphold our unique mission-driven culture; we value diversity and inclusivity, and encourage team members to be their authentic selves at work.
Collaborate and share financial best practices. We are continuous learners.
Deliver meaningful feedback to your teammates. We believe in radical candor and promote active transparency.
10+ years of progressive finance leadership experience
Experience at a high-growth venture-backed SaaS company (ideally post Series B) with responsibility for FP&A and accounting
Fluent in SaaS metrics
Previously raised VC financing
Track record as a trusted advisor and business partner - driving business insights, actions, and accountability across departments with a customer service-oriented attitude
Accomplished leader and coach - ready to manage and build an all-star team
Thrives in a dynamic, fast-paced work environment
Exhibits strong written and oral communication skills and can influence across the organization. You inspire confidence and can garner support for strategic initiatives.
Adept at change management and defining new processes
Experienced in developing and presenting business plans, models, and financial forecasts to management and the investment community
Able to select and implement billing and ERP systems
Diligent, with an eye for details and strive for accuracy and operational excellence
Scrappy, can show your grit, and willing to pitch in where needed
Applies good judgment and can maintain confidentiality of sensitive customer data
25% of the Fortune 50 trust Samasource to deliver secure, high-quality training data and validation for the technology teams driving humanity forward. From self-driving cars to smart hardware, Samasource fuels AI. Founded over a decade ago, we're experts in image, video and sensor data annotation and validation for machine learning algorithms in industries including automotive, navigation, AR/VR, biotech, agriculture, manufacturing, and e-commerce. Our staff are driven by a mission to expand opportunity for low-income people through the digital economy, and our social business model has helped lift over 50,000 people out of poverty.
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Samasource is quite unique. We are a technology company with a social mission. People that thrive in a high growth environment, love working on the bleeding edge of technology, and really care about having a positive impact on the world are a great fit for the Samasource culture. Our core values are grit, integrity, humanity, and GTD (Get Things Done).
Samasource offers competitive compensation commensurate with experience and a full benefits package, including: medical, dental, and vision insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance, AD&D insurance, employer-matching 401K, generous holiday and vacation policies, sabbaticals, paid disability and baby bonding leave, a monthly gym stipend, and professional development opportunities.
At Samasource, we pride ourselves in being a diverse and equal opportunity employer.