Perspecta LLC was renamed in 2017, from the companies previously known as VIIAD LLC and Contract Analysis Systems LLC. The company was started in 2009 with the intention of providing software and Software as a Service products to health insurers and marketplace intermediaries in the workers compensation markets. The Company had approximately $7 million in revenue in 2017 and has a business plan of >$10 million revenue and profitability in 2018.
Perspecta LLC creates and sells products and services which include: provider directories, provider data services, data insights on insurance claims, adjustor productivity tools, and software to facilitate narrow or high value customized provider portals. In late 2017 the founders exited the company, and in early 2017 Perspecta LLC recruited a new CEO.
Reporting directly to the CEO and indirectly to the Board of Directors, Perspecta LLC is recruiting a Controller/VP Finance to join the current leadership team. The Controller/VP Finance will have successful experience delivering meaningful infrastructure development and participating in the profitable revenue growth for a Health Care/Insurance focused software/services company in the relevant industries. The person hired will be the architect in the development of scalable systems, processes and controls. This Controller will possess strong infrastructure, operational and compliance competencies and the ability to lead and work with the executive team, auditors, accountants, operations executives, investors, Board of Directors and other financial constituencies.
The Controller will provide key leadership in corporate and operational financial including general accounting, financial and operational control; planning, forecasting and analysis; financial reporting; capital formation; cash flow treasury; risk management; audit: taxes; project management; working capital management; financial systems optimization; as well as supporting corporate development activities, which might include strategic acquisitions.
The Controller is expected to play a key role in helping to lead the Company to a successful and profitable sale in the next several years. This eventual transaction will require a lot from the leadership team, which will present challenges above and beyond the already robust scope of the position. The VP Finance will work with a variety of internal and external stakeholders to facilitate the sale and will be the “financial face” of the Company in presenting its story and value proposition.
Perspecta is seeking a Controller/VP Finance capable of delivering the following results.
The successful candidate must demonstrate upmost integrity as a key member and contributor to this entrepreneurial team. This individual must be able to effectively frame business issues and inspire confidence with a variety of internal and external constituents. The individual will possess a track record for flexibility and adaptability in leading operations through major growth and change with an understanding of the kinds of issues generated by high growth and change. The executive will understand the role of a growth company VP Finance and the importance in partnering with the CEO and leadership team to successfully operate the business and generate meaningful value.
Fundamental attributes should include strong communication and listening skills, financial acumen, a thorough approach to the issues, managing to metrics, decision-making ability and a high motivation towards setting and delivering “high service standards.” The candidate should be bright, well-educated and demonstrate reasoned and deliberate thought processes including finance and general business acumen, analytical skills, operations understanding, discipline in budgeting and planning and a strongly developed intuitive sense.
Job Type: Full-time