Spring Place, 6 St Johns Lane New York, NY 10013
Job Title: Finance Manager
Location: New York, NY
You will be involved in all aspects of guiding the office to maintaining regular profitability and as such you will be expected to be both entrepreneurial yet also be willing to get involved at every level.
You will be working very closely and assisting the US office president to help maintain the financial health of the company.
You will also play a key role in raising commercial awareness amongst the client teams – assisting, supporting and educating.
You will be expected to perform your duties with independence and accountability in all areas and to perform consistently to achieve the commercial objectives.
Currently operating at Finance Manager or similar level preferably in a fast paced agency environment.
Recently CPA qualified.
Prior experience of a time billing industry with all the associated KPI’s will be of enormous benefit as the learning curve time period will be short. As will having worked in creative industry where finance is often not a natural skill for client facing teams.
A start-up mentality is needed in which you embrace all the processing as well as the analysis and budgeting requirements.
You will need to patient when raising standards of commercial awareness but also firm when needing to maintain financial discipline.
An ability to multi task and prioritise your efforts on areas of highest priority.
An ability to understand micro detail whilst maintain a macro view.
Confident in dealing with staff members of all levels – and an ability to communicate appropriately based on the audience you wish to message to.
Previous experience/knowledge of Paprika preferable but not essential.
Happy to get involved at all levels; day to day activities as well as advising the CEO and Board on occasion