Vice President, Finance and Business Operations

Location
Burlingame, California, United States
Posted
Sep 14, 2020
Ref
4113799003
Hotbed
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
SUMMARY OF ROLE

The VP, Finance and Business Operations will lead and support our growing enterprise. The VP will be responsible for setting up strategies, policies and processes that ensure Inflammatix runs and grows effectively, efficiently, and true to its values. The VP will work collaboratively with all departments in financial, operational, and employee matters, while leading and growing the finance and ops teams. The role reports to the CEO and is expected to grow with the company as tackle major public health challenges.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Manage corporate budget and financial forecast, including strategic decision-making
  • Act as principal accountant and oversee accounting and financial reporting
  • Oversee employee engagement, workforce planning and recruiting
  • Manage facilities, including new space planning and environmental health and safety
  • Implement improved business processes and tools
  • Advocate for and implement company culture and core values
  • Coordinate general legal functions
  • Grow and manage the Finance, Business Operations, and HR teams

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • BA/BS degree. MBA degree a plus but not required.
  • 10+ years' experience in relevant roles (or 7+ years with MBA degree)

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
  • Excellent financial analysis skills and fluency with relevant software systems
  • Track record of success in finance and business operations in growing, fast-paced, tech/biotech enterprise
  • Willingness to balance "rolling up sleeves", thinking strategically, and building team to get the job done
  • Creative, collaborative, results-oriented leader adept at balancing multiple priorities
  • Highly organized and detailed oriented
  • High EQ with experience working with diverse teams

COMPENSATION AND CLASSIFICATION:
  • Classification: Full-time. Office-based at Burlingame, California headquarters
  • Compensation: Competitive and commensurate with experience; includes equity package
  • Benefits: Medical, dental, and vision; 401(k), generous leave and more
  • Duties may require working outside normal business hours (nights and weekends) at times