·       Lead post-closing accounting and finance initiatives for newly acquired, first-time private equity-backed enterprises, including establishing stakeholder reporting, cash management and forecasting, KPI reporting, budgeting and forecasting, working capital optimization assessments, etc.

·       Lead and accelerate month-end closing processes, including ensuring close timeliness and accuracy, account reconciliations, accruals, journal entry preparation/posting, and variance analyses.

·       Manage all aspects of day-to-day accounting functions and provide guidance to team members, ensuring effective team support.

·       Help prepare and deliver monthly, quarterly, and annual board packages and presentations.

·       Analyze and interpret financial information pertaining to the company’s performance.

·       Achieve an understanding of operations to weigh in on business trends.

·       Develop performance measures that support the company’s strategic direction.

·       Maintain in-depth relations with private equity sponsors and all members of the management team.

·       Oversee the financial operations of subsidiary companies and foreign operations, if applicable.

·       Manage third -party relationships.

·       Oversee the company’s transaction processing systems.

·       Supervise acquisition due diligence and integration initiatives.

·       Monitor and forecast financial covenants and liaise with all debt and equity stakeholders.

·       Ensure compliance with all regulatory requirements.

·       Function as a financial advisor to members of leadership.


Ideal Candidate:


·       You bring creativity, a sense of urgency, positivity, and analytical rigor to the pursuit of our mission and growth.

·       You are a thoughtful team leader, skilled at establishing business priorities and the ability to persuasively gain alignment with internal and external business partners.

·       You are an “owner”, and you bring projects from inception to completion in a highly organized manner and with little or no supervision.

·       You are very “hands-on” and willing to roll up your sleeves.

·       You excel in a high-impact position within a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.

·       You are extremely comfortable (and enjoy) collaborating closely with team members at all levels and being accountable for concurrent high-priority projects.

·       You have a lot of M&A experience, with a focus on leading and executing short-/long-term OCFO integration and value-creation initiatives.

·       You are extremely detail oriented.




·       Bachelor’s or master’s degree in accounting or finance; active CPA certification preferred.

·       12+ years of experience in an accounting and finance environment.

·       Must have prior experience working as a Controller, VP Finance or CFO for an operating company for at least five years.

·       Super-Controller (P&L ownership) experience within high-growth (organic/inorganic) PE-backed companies, with an ability to play at the CFO-level a big plus.

·       Extensive experience establishing daily, weekly, monthly reporting (DWMR) for all stakeholders.

·       Executive presence and communication skills to effectively team/communicate with PE sponsor deal teams and portfolio company senior management.

·       Ability to condense and standardize monthly financial statement closing processes through process and systems optimization.

·       Expertise in all aspects of lender compliance reporting, covenant reporting (add-back treatment), financial analysis/reporting, etc.

·       Strong familiarity with closing statement preparation, managing post-Closing OBS/Valuation workstreams, and other 3PLs.

·       Self-starter and demonstrated ability to problem solve and align team members around strategy/tactics to push time-sensitive initiatives forward.

·       Ability to travel as needed.

·       Multi-industry discipline, as well as previous public accounting experience, is a plus.