The Signal Finance team is looking for a a Director of Finance to help play an integral role in building and overseeing Signal’s advisor commission management platform, “TruePay”. You will be asked to own key strategic and operational initiatives across a wide range of finance and accounting related functions and offerings. In addition to managing and ensuring operational success of the TruePay, finance, and accounting functions, you will actively work with the product development team to automate core operational activities and improve the TruePay platform.
WHAT YOU’LL GET TO DO
Oversee daily finance operations including Signal’s TruePay offering and corporate finance and accounting functions
Partner with Signal’s Product Team to improve and optimize Signal’s advisor commissions platform
Take ownership of preparing financial reports, such as periodic cash flow reports, lender requests, and monthly KPIs
Lead the team in developing, documenting, and implementing accounting policies & procedures as needed
Support the VP of Finance & Operations in compliance efforts including state registrations, annual reports, and tax filings
WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR IN TEAM MEMBERS
You are able to skillfully manage competing priorities and breakdown high-level goals into more bite-size, achievable actions with a high-organized approach.
You’re someone that geeks out on processes and is a sucker for making sure things stay on track. The goal is to be meticulous enough for quality output but not meticulous to the point of indecision.
Our teams at Signal are small but mighty—we expect team members to work independently, grab the jump ball, and get it past the finish line. Receiving & giving feedback is crucial to accountability. You should be someone that’s comfortable with a culture of continuous feedback.
🪐 Strategic Impact
You are a big-picture thinker. In this role, you’ll need to be a strategic leader at Signal with a strong presence and voice in conversations and decisions that impact our customers and organization as a whole.
🤔 Problem Solver
Working at a startup is rife with challenges. These challenges invigorate you! When you come up against friction or roadblocks, you demonstrate excellent problem solving skills—exploring creative solutions and taking ownership to keep moving forward.
At least 8 years of relevant experience in corporate accounting, finance, FP&A, or similar field
Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field (Finance, Accounting, Economics, etc.), or 8+ years of relevant work experience
Knowledge in the field of developing and operationalizing payment or lending solutions
Strong grasp of financial concepts and financial systems
Comfortable working in a high-growth, venture backed environment
Technologically proficient; experience with Excel required, experience with other accounting/finance platforms is a plus
WHAT WE VALUE @ SIGNAL
🌔 We’re obsessed with finding a better way. Never settle for less.
💯 We own it. Taking things from 0 to 1, and then from 1 to 100.
🪄 We amaze every client, every time. A great company is built one client at a time.
🏃 We act with a sense of urgency. We use our best judgment to act urgently on the right things at the right time.
👀 We raise our level of awareness. Everything starts with awareness. We’re curious and alert to what is happening around us.
🏈 We find inches everywhere around us. There are thousands of opportunities to make an impact. We take those opportunities and act.
🧭 We do the right thing. Sticking to the highest standard of integrity is not optional.
💪 We have strong opinions, loosely held. It’s not about WHO is right, it’s about WHAT is right.