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FP&A and Strategic Finance Manager

GreenLite Technologies

GreenLite Technologies

Accounting & Finance
New York, NY, USA
Posted on Thursday, July 4, 2024

The Role:

GreenLite is seeking a Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) and Strategic Finance Manager. You will play a crucial role in driving our financial planning, forecasting, reporting, and analysis and work closely cross-functionally with Operations, Sales, and Sales Operations as well as interface directly with the leadership team. This position offers unique visibility across the entire company, allowing you to serve as the key liaison between multiple departments and teams. You will transform your analyses into deep insights, communicate these findings to key stakeholders and leaders, and support strategic decision-making.

Here are some examples of what you’ll be doing:

  • Conduct forecasting, budgeting, and month-end close reporting and analysis
  • Maintain and update the company's financial model
  • Work cross-functionally across the company to create accurate forecasts, optimize spend, and review historical data as well as manage our third-party accountant
  • Develop and maintain financial and KPI dashboards and reports
  • Conduct ad-hoc financial analysis to support strategic decision-making
  • Own the vendor onboarding process with existing / future customers
  • Invoice customers and coordinate with the operations team to ensure revenue milestones have been met to invoice
  • Manage, approve, and submit payments to our consultants & vendors via our AP/AR system, Bill.com

Here are some outcomes we would want to see from your efforts:

  • Up-to-date and accurate reporting on monthly, quarterly, and annual closes which directly impacts strategic decision making
  • Maintain strong cash collection health to reduce the average customer payment timelines
  • Maintain strong cash burn health
  • Thoughtful analysis that allows GreenLite to improve its financial position and make strong short and long-term financial decisions
  • Strong relationships with current and future financial partners (ex: banking partners, investors, and debt providers) through accurate, reliable reporting

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience in accounting, financial planning and analysis; audit experience is a plus
  • CPA license required
  • Strong, comprehensive understanding of US GAAP
  • Excellent financial modeling skills and proficiency in Excel
  • Ability to work cross-functionally and communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical teams
  • Independent thinker with the ability to find the tools & resources to be successful
  • Detail-oriented and analytical, producing high-quality work while meeting tight deadlines
  • Comfortable working on greenfield projects & willingness to embody the culture & principles of an early-stage company
  • Honest & direct without any ego
  • Experience with QuickBooks and Bill.com is a plus

Perks & Privileges:

  • Building a technology company focused on delivering on an incredibly important mission - making it easier, more transparent, less costly, & more efficient to build, construct, or open physical businesses in America’s cities
  • Competitive salary, equity, incentive-based bonus compensation, & medical, dental, & vision benefits. 401K, Wellness, & Pre-tax transit benefits
  • Dedicated time off to reset and recharge
  • Digitally transform how cities manage development
  • Arriving at the ground floor & building a high-growth business in your image. You plan the work & then work the plan
  • Opportunity for growth & advancement based upon performance & aptitude, not time served
  • A company laptop (Macintosh or PC – you choose)

Company Overview:

GreenLite’s mission is to streamline the construction plan review process, fostering seamless interactions between builders and approvers within a purpose-built digital platform. We’ve built GreenLite to truly democratize building in American cities - so we can increase our country’s housing stock, open new businesses, transform and redevelop old neighborhoods, or refit schools, factories, or infrastructure to keep pace in the 21st century.

Founded in the summer of 2022, GreenLite is committed to assembling an incredible team of builders, technologists, and operators to grow the ‘Clear Lane for City Planning & Development.’ Whether you are passionate about housing, clean technology, modern city infrastructure, or small business, come partner with us to build software to accelerate our built world!