Job Description

A global, publicly-traded media startup ($500+ million in market cap) is expanding its offices in Los Angeles, and is looking for a highly experienced, entrepreneurial, and hands-on Chief Financial Officer to join their team and help take the company to the next level! In this role, you will build L.A.’s accounting & finance teams from the ground up, as well as work closely with the CTO and global executives to meet business objectives by taking lead in all accounting and finance processes and strategizing and implementing processes and operations. The ideal candidate will have previous experience in building teams and processes from scratch and a strong background in accounting/finance, FP&A and business operations.
*This company is publicly-traded internationally, and planning to go through an IPO in the U.S.

What you will accomplish:

  • Build the Accounting & Finance team from the ground up
  • Collaborate with CTO, Global CFO, and management internationally to identify areas of action and meet business objectives
  • Coordinate with the Production and the Sales teams
  • Take lead in all Accounting/Finance activities, including financial statement consolidations, budgeting, modeling forecasts, implementing processes in accordance with accounting and finance standards, and establishing operational strategy and processes
 
 
What you bring to the table:
  • B.A. in Accounting/Finance or a related field; MBA and/or CPA/CFA preferred
  • 10+ years of experience, preferably within the media, marketing, advertising, entertainment industries
  • Previous experience in startup environment, installing processes and building teams from the ground-up
  • Previous Big 4 or Top 10 public accounting firm experience is a plus
  • Strong knowledge of accounting and financial standards and reporting (GAAP, FARS, SOX)
  • Demonstrated experience in accounting, financial statement analysis and consolidations, operations, and FP&A
  • Entrepreneurial, hands-on, and open-minded personality
 
*The compensation package will include competitive base, bonus and potential stock.

Please send your resume to Mariam Manukyan at mmanukyan@provenrecruiting.com. Thank you.

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