Chief Financial Officer, j2 Cloud Services

Finance Hollywood, California


Description

The Chief Financial Officer, j2 Cloud Services™ will report to the j2 Global® CFO and works closely with the President, j2 Cloud Services as an integral member of the division’s senior management team. The CFO will provide leadership and coordination of the division’s financial planning, budget management and accounting policies. In addition, the CFO will be charged with developing and implementing sophisticated policies, systems and procedures both in the finance and accounting realms. The CFO, j2 Cloud Services™ will direct all aspects of the division’s accounting, fraud, billing and collections and risk management functions. Furthermore, the CFO will actively lead the division’s M&A process for the accounting and finance functions. This role will manage 70+ employees worldwide.

Job Duties:

  • Directs j2 Cloud Service’s FP&A function.
  • Leads the finance due diligence, financial modeling and post close integration of acquired companies.
  • Directs the operation of the Corporate Billing function, and provides financial audit oversight of all billing systems, including credit card clearing.
  • Leads the Finance team in developing financial plans and budgets for the organization based upon these forecasts resulting in the achievement of net revenue targets; monitors variances to budgets.
  • Ensures compliance with all international, federal, state and local financial and tax requirements by approving the timely filing of statements and reports; accurately completing tax returns; paying taxes on a timely basis.
  • Provides executive-level counsel to senior management and, when needed, the Board, on financial implications of any acquisition, consolidation, merger, or divestiture, as well as the financial impact of implementing any proposed programs.
  • Responsible for ensuring compliance with public corporation regulatory filings, and oversees and directs the preparation and issuance of the organization’s annual report. Develops and presents all operational metrics to executive management team.
  • Responsible for all budgeting and forecasting, as well as developing guidance (in cooperation with the CFO and President) for quarterly and annual earnings calls.
  • Responsible for providing all marketing and sales analysis.
  • Responsible for maintaining the company’s domestic and international tax structure.
  • Assists in the planning and execution of short-term and long-term financial goals.
  • Acts as a liaison between the business operations, engineering, marketing, sales and financial teams, to understand the financial effect of changes within the Company and is responsible for alerting management of any significant changes to current operations
  • Leads and motivates Finance teams to advance employee engagement and develop a high performing function

Job Requirements and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • MBA or MA in Accounting is highly desirable
  • Previous experience as the Finance leader within a public company and sufficient experience and skills necessary to become the CFO of a public company.
  • Fifteen (15) years’ experience in an accounting/finance role within an e-commerce business with a recurring revenue model.
  • Must be a motivating leader with the ability to build culture, provide encouragement to team members, including communicating team goals and identifying areas for development
  • Must practice exemplary business conduct with a proven reputation of integrity
  • Expert knowledge of ERP systems, Oracle, Salesforce
  • Strong analytical and strategic thinking skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Must be detail-oriented with the ability to give clear directions
  • Fiscal responsibility / FASB Knowledge a plus
  • Industry/functional knowledge

j2 Cloud Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We are located in Hollywood and offer:

  • Competitive Salary and Bonus
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance and 401k
  • Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays
  • Paid Parking or Transit Reimbursement

 

About j2 Cloud Services:

Founded in 1995, j2 Cloud Services (NASDAQ:JCOM) is an award winning, leading provider of Internet services through its two divisions: Business Cloud Services and Digital Media.

The Business Cloud Services Division offers Internet fax, virtual phone, hosted email, email marketing, online backup, unified communications and CRM solutions. It markets its services principally under the brand names eFax®, eVoice®, FuseMail®, Campaigner®, KeepItSafe® and operates a messaging network spanning 49 countries on six continents.

For more information about j2, please visit www.j2global.com.

Our Culture

At j2 Global®, we work in a culture of collaboration and welcome those who desire to join our growing global community. We seek enthusiastic individuals with an entrepreneurial spirit looking for an environment that rewards your best work.

j2 Global offers competitive salaries, health benefits, a 401k, and company-sponsored events. If you’re seeking a dynamic work environment where you can see the direct impact of your performance, then j2 is the place for you.

 

About j2 Global

Founded in 1995, j2 Global® (NASDAQ:JCOM) is an award winning, leading provider of Internet services through its two divisions: Business Cloud Services and Digital Media.

The Business Cloud Services Division offers Internet fax, virtual phone, hosted email, email marketing, online backup, unified communications and CRM solutions. It markets its services principally under the brand names eFax®, eVoice®, FuseMail®, Campaigner®, KeepItSafe® and Onebox® and operates a messaging network spanning 49 countries on six continents.

The Digital Media Division, created with j2 Cloud Services’ November 2012 acquisition of Ziff Davis, Inc.

Ziff Davis, Inc. is the leading digital media company specializing in the technology, gaming and men's lifestyle categories, reaching over 117 million unique visitors per month. Ziff Davis sites include Mashable.com, IGN.com, PCMag.com, AskMen.com, ComputerShopper.com, ExtremeTech.com, Geek.com, LogicBuy.com and Toolbox.com. Ziff Davis also operates NetShelter, the largest community of technology publishers dedicated to consumer electronics, computing and mobile communications. Ziff Davis B2B is a leading provider of online research to enterprise buyers and high-quality leads to IT vendors.

As of December 31, 2016, j2 Cloud Services had achieved 21 consecutive fiscal years of revenue growth.

For more information about j2, please visit www.j2global.com

Our Culture:

At j2 Global®, we work in a culture of collaboration and welcome those who desire to join our growing global community. We seek enthusiastic individuals with an entrepreneurial spirit looking for an environment that rewards your best work.

J2 Global offers competitive salaries, health benefits, a 401k, and company-sponsored events. If you’re seeking a dynamic work environment where you can see the direct impact of your performance, then j2 is the place for you.

J2 Global® is an Equal Opportunity Employer.