Lead, Financial Operations at SevenFifty

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We’re scaling our company and we need your valuable skills and expertise to accelerate our growth.

Have you ever gone to a New York City restaurant and ordered a bottle of wine from the Bordeaux region of France to celebrate your friend’s birthday? Or sampled a Heady Topper in Brooklyn and discussed its merits as the best beer in the country?

SevenFifty likely helped power that exchange by connecting the winemaker or brewer with the bar or restaurant through it’s online marketplace and software solutions designed specifically for the three tiers of the beverage alcohol industry (makers, distributors, buyers).

We’re building a community and we’d love to have you on the team.

SevenFifty intends to rapidly and efficiently scale its Finance and Operations function as we get ready for the next major stage of growth. The finance team is tasked with optimizing that growth relative to capital deployed and resources utilized, in an effort to maximize shareholder returns.

As a new member of this team, you will be responsible for the day to day management of the financial operations of SevenFifty. This role reports to the Director of Finance.

If this sounds exciting to you, let’s talk.

What you’ll do:
-Manage the month-end close with the assistance of outsourced bookkeepers
-Assist with managing the cash conversion cycle, including revenue cycle management
-Maintain KPI reporting and revenue recognition software
-Assist in preparing monthly reports and presentations of financial performance and SaaS KPIs (including variance analysis) for use in a presentation to Senior Management, CEO, and in Investor Relations
-Assist in automating financial operating processes and seek operational efficiencies
-Track commissions for sales and monthly financial reporting
-Establish internal controls
-Ad hoc financial analysis and reporting as needed
-Manage AP
-Assist the FP&A function by improving upon the financial/operating model 
-Master our current FinOps tech stack and make improvements over time
-Maintain insurance coverage and perform similar administrative functions necessary for operating the business
-This role reports to the Director of Finance.

What you'll have:
-Excellent Microsoft Excel and Powerpoint skills
-Accounting knowledge and proficiency (ideally dealing with subscription business models but not required)
-Financial modeling experience
-An interest in and a knack for financial technology
-A hunger to learn
-A quick study, ability to self-direct your learning
-Creative and efficient problem solver
-Willingness to roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty when needed
-Ability to convey complex financial concepts in a digestible way that less financially savvy people can understand
-Strong sense of ethics and professional judgement
-Highly organized
-Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
-Desire to work with others at an innovative and entrepreneurial company
-Prior subscription business model experience/knowledge a plus

What it’s like to work here:
-We’re 50-ish people and growing, mostly based in Flatiron with a few remote colleagues.
-We are technology, hospitality, and operating professionals excited about shaping an industry
-We care about values
-We have book club, game nights, cocktail classes, wine tastings, and bakeoffs

Perks & benefits:
-Company sponsored medical, dental, and vision
-Meaningful equity
-Unlimited vacation
-Learning opportunities (like professional education)
-If you're working towards a CPA, the ability to fulfill your work experience requirement

SevenFifty is the end-to-end supply chain software and communications platform for wholesale alcohol. We build software that powers a connected supply chain, bringing innovative technology to this massive but antiquated industry. With the largest user base in wholesale alcohol and the most complete dataset of products sold in the U.S., SevenFifty helps importers, producers, distributors, and retail buyers connect with each other and do business in a modern world.

We are an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity. We don’t discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or socioeconomic status.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • RubyLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • Backbone.jsFrameworks
    • Ruby on RailsFrameworks
    • PostgreSQLDatabases

Location

We are a remote company, working from our homes or on the road. We gather a few times each year as a full company.

An Insider's view of SevenFifty

What’s the vibe like in the office?

Anyone who has worked in restaurants knows that there's a specific kind of comradery, not to mention a sense of humor, that comes out of that environment. What I like about SevenFifty is that we share some of that sensibility. We work hard, we support each other, we like to have fun, and we have an appreciation for the industry we serve!

Jacob

Engineer

What projects are you most excited about?

I enjoy the consistency in my colleagues and what they teach me on a daily basis. There are always unforeseen challenges on the support side, but when you have a great team to help you, those challenges turn into things you look forward to solving. There’s always something to new to learn — that’s one of the reasons I enjoy working at SevenFifty.

Marcus

Customer Support Specialist

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

We are modernizing an antiquated industry with technology by providing efficiencies that free-up the supply chain and enhance human relationships in a $50 billion space. I am fortunate to work with people that are at the top of their respective skillset (marketing, data analysis, engineering, journalism) and have a damn good time doing it.

Melissa

Senior Director, Distributor Platform

How do you make yourself accessible to the rest of the team?

As a remote company, we work really hard to find ways to connect with our team.

We hold office hours; run monthly "Ask Me Anything" sessions on a range of topics (our industry, equity); gather for an All-Hands meeting each month; do small group sessions on topics like mental health in the workplace; have our ERG "SF Community."

Erin

Vice President, People Operations

How do you make yourself accessible to the rest of the team?

I work remotely in North Carolina, but I'm more connected to my teammates at SevenFifty than I've been to former coworkers with whom I've shared an office. I'm accessible throughout the day on slack and Zoom, and we meet monthly during all-hands + quarterly in-person at team week.

Matt

Business Development

What are SevenFifty Perks + Benefits

SevenFifty Benefits Overview

We're creating a community for our customers and colleagues and we'd love for you to join us.

We are low-ego, flexible, and we trust our team to make the right decisions for the company. We're constantly improving how we do things and welcome feedback regularly from employees.

Culture
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
We created an employee resource group, SevenFifty Community to discuss and improve our DEI.
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Diversity manifesto
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
SevenFifty covers 100% of most dental plans offered from Aetna via JustWorks, our payroll and benefits provider.
Vision Benefits
SevenFifty covers 100% of most vision plans offered from Aetna via JustWorks, our payroll and benefits provider.
Health Insurance Benefits
SevenFifty covers 100% of most health plans for our employees, offered from Aetna via JustWorks, our payroll and benefits provider.
Team workouts
We head out for a workout together ~ once a month, whether that be spin, pilates, or boxing.
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Match charitable contributions
We're matching all donations to racial justice organizations for the month of June 2020.
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
We provide up to 8 weeks of parental leave for the primary caretaker. Acme Co. also provides 4 weeks of leave for the secondary caretaker.
Flexible Work Schedule
Acme Co. provides employees with a flexible work schedule that includes Flexible start and end times.
Remote Work Program
We trust our colleagues to set schedules that work for their work and their team.
Family Medical Leave
Employees who have been with the company for 12 months are eligible for 12 weeks of family medical leave.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
We cover an unlimited number of sick or personal days.
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Wageworks via Justworks
Company Outings
Acme Co. hosts company outings Quarterly.
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted Once per month.
Pet Friendly
Meet our office dog Henry!
Recreational Clubs
Bookclubs
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Acme Co. offers employees professional development opportunities like The ability to attend job related conferences and seminars.
Lunch and learns
Acme Co. hosts lunch and learn meetings on occasion.
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Time allotted for learning
We offer a professional wine certification course via WSET.
Paid industry certifications
We offer WSET certifications for all employees.
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