VP Finance | SaaS Start Up

Posted 08 July 2024
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
LocationUnited States of America
Job type Permanent
Discipline Energy, ESG & Green Tech Finance
Contact NameBen Martin

Job description

Location: United States (Remote)

Title: VP of Finance


Our client, is a climate tech organization that enables enhanced decision-making around natural resource management. They are backed by a number of recognized investors within the renewable space and are looking for a talented, driven VP of Finance to be a key partner and leader in our growth.

In this role, this individual will lead the organization, overseeing accounting, finance, and some operational responsibilities. This individual will work closely with the c-suite on business strategy and supporting any future fundraising rounds. The right candidate must be a seasoned finance and accounting professional within SaaS and/or renewable company.


  • Conduct financial analysis related to strategy, cash management, and scenario planning to guide strategic decision-making.

  • Oversee the annual company budget and quarterly re-forecasting process, collaborating with leaders across the team.

  • Maintain ongoing communications and reporting with investors, banks, and other capital providers.

  • Prepare financial inputs for board communications, reporting, and board meetings.

  • Oversee, implement, and troubleshoot back-end systems integrations, and evaluate and implement opportunities to remove barriers to scaling the SaaS business.

  • Develop tracking company OKRs and metrics, and manage OKR reporting across the organization.


  • Experience as a finance or accounting leader in a SaaS company preferred.

  • Degree in accounting or finance - MBA/masters preferred.

  • CPA designation preferred.

  • 10+ years work experience, ideally with experience in finance, revenue/sales operations, or strategy function in a scaling organization.

  • Must be tech-oriented, with comfort and familiarity across platforms to help create seamless integrations.

  • Experience and comfort with creating, manipulating, and maintaining financial mode.

  • Familiarity with energy and environmental issues and enthusiasm for our environmental mission.

  • Self-starter with strong attention to detail.