MANAGER, FINANCE + ANALYTICS
NEW YORK, NY | Interim or Full-time
ADAY is looking for an incredibly sharp individual to lead our Finance + Analytics overseeing our strategic financial planning, business analytics, data insights, working capital forecasting, financial reporting + accounting.
As part of the role you will lead the team to be numbers-oriented in every step of the way. You will set revenues goals, assign budgets, build advanced financial models, forecast inventory, prepare monthly board reporting + implement analytics projects to improve our revenues, marketing, operations + accounting. You will report directly to the founders and co-lead board meeting preparations, strategy and business planning with them. You will play a central role in a fast-growing startup working closely with the fashion, customer experience + marketing teams.
The role involves an analytical approach to everything from board reports to your credit card points, as well as the hands-on execution and management of projects leading the team to improve revenues and margins. You will challenge and optimize our existing setup, identify more effective planning, cost savings, improved reporting and new opportunities. You will also lead new initiatives such as launching new markets.
WE THINK YOU HAVE THE FOLLOWING CHARACTERISTICS
The ideal candidate has an analytical degree and previously worked at a top tier financial institution in investment banking, audit, accounting or in a finance function at a high growth startup or corporate. Optimization problems are fun for you and you enjoy figuring out the best way to solve everyday tasks. We are open to different experience levels and seniorities as long as the candidate has excellent analytical skills, superb attention to detail and is excited to be a part of a mission-driven team creating a better wardrobe. The right individual will be excited about building a Finance team and is excited to grow into a CFO role: we are growing fast and expect you to grow with us!
YOU SHOULD BE SUPER EXCITED ABOUT THE FOLLOWING
Perform and improve strategical financial planning
Set revenues goals, allocate budgets and identify cost savings
Run and improve financial models to forecast inventory and lead the team’s working capital allocation
Utilize data and lead analytics projects to improve business performance such as decreasing return rates or increasing revenues
Prepare monthly board reports, board meetings + board recommendations
Work with all relevant stakeholders to create best in class accounting and reporting
Lead new projects
Be part of creating the foundation for an industry disrupting brand
Be excited about working with a small team as core member, and see it as a challenge
YOU PROBABLY HAVE...
Excellent analytical skills
Superb attention to detail
An excellent understanding of excel spreadsheets, financial modeling + accounting
A basic understanding of SQL or other database languages …or a curiosity to learn!
Finance experience in a top tier financial institution such as investment banking, accounting, audit or a finance function at a high growth company
A degree in Finance, Maths, Accounting or related field, or MBA degree
ADAY is a direct-to-consumer brand with the aim to lift the standard for clothing. We fuse seasonless shapes with technical fabrics and a sustainable supply chain to create a wardrobe that does more with less. We were named one of the Most Innovative Companies in the World 2018 by Fast Company + here's more about us in Fast Company, Vogue, Refinery29 + Conde Nast Traveler. We're venture-backed by H&M Co:Lab + Venrex amongst others.
GET IN TOUCH!
If you think this is you, please get in touch with work@thisisADAY.com with your CV and if possible examples of previous work.