AdsWizz San Mateo, California New York, New York


Description

SiriusXM and Pandora have joined together to create the leading audio entertainment company in the U.S. Together, we are uniquely positioned to lead a new era of audio entertainment by delivering the most compelling subscription and ad-supported audio experiences to millions of listeners -- in the car, at home and on the go. Our talent, content, technology and innovation continue to be at the forefront, and we want you to be a part of it! Check out our current openings below and at www.siriusxm.com/careers.

AdsWizz is a SiriusXM company, and a leading global digital audio advertising solution provider, headquartered in Silicon Valley, with a presence in 39 countries. We build the intricate ecosystem that enables digital audio advertising transactions to flow easily between buyers and sellers. We understand that audio as a medium is different – it has the power to inspire, engage, and change people. We are committed to unleashing that power and helping our customers and listeners have a better experience.

Our company is headquartered in San Mateo, California with representation offices throughout the world and a development center in Europe. We are a bunch of technologists passionate about disrupting the music, podcasting and radio industries while having fun. We’re expanding our team and currently looking for a VP of Finance & Accounting.

The Role

As AdsWizz’s VP of Finance & Accounting, you will be responsible for the overall management of the financial planning and analysis and accounting functions and teams for AdsWizz. You will report directly to AdsWizz’s CFO, sit on the Extended Executive Team and will be a key bridge between AdsWizz and the finance and accounting teams at AdsWizz’s parent company, SiriusXM. In this role, you will develop a profound understanding of AdsWizz’s business metrics and business economics and leverage that understanding to play a key part of corporate decision-making. 

We are looking for someone who is a high horsepower, personable leader, and has a passion for helping steer a high growth business in the fast-moving digital advertising space. The ideal candidate will thrive in our fast paced, results-driven, start-up culture.

In general, you will be responsible for:

  • Helping to define the company’s financial strategy
  • Developing the annual corporate financial budget, including the underlying departmental budgets, as well as owning forecasting, tracking, and reporting of company’s spending
  • Managing the company’s routine forecasting process, as well as the long term-strategic and financial planning processes
  • Directing the preparation and dissemination of monthly operational performance reports summarizing the key performance indicators/business metrics that matter as the company evolves
  • Identifying and developing solutions to improve business processes and reporting
  • Providing strategic data analysis, research, and modeling to executives and teams driving strategic initiatives (e.g., global expansion), reviewing pricing and packaging, and exploring new business lines and product offerings
  • Overseeing the accounting function: driving monthly and annual close procedures, preparing financial statements, maintaining the general ledger, managing accounts payable and accounts receivable, ensuring monthly and annual close procedures, coordinating the provision of information to external auditor for annual audits, etc.
  • Assessing and making recommendations regarding corporate development opportunities
  • Building deep business partner relationships across the company’s customers and between AdsWizz and SiriusXM to drive revenue opportunities, cost savings and efficiency improvements
  • Providing oversight and management of a team of high performing finance professionals

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related business field; MBA desired
  • 10+ years experience including 5 years of leadership experience in a similar position; a demonstrated ability to lead a team
  • Ability to work independently and perform multiple concurrent and diversified tasks
  • Business savvy with a strong grasp of business strategy, functions, markets, and risks
  • Strong reputation as an influential finance business partner with forethought to anticipate the impact of, and provide guidance on, operational and financial issues
  • Ability to effectively communicate and coordinate efforts across an organization (both internally and externally), to achieve key deliverables
  • Experience working for small to medium-sized, high-growth companies
  • Experience with international accounting is a plus
  • Experience with working internationally is a plus

More details about our company benefits can be found at the following link: https://jobs.jobvite.com/siriusxm#benefits

Our goal at SiriusXM+Pandora is to provide and maintain a work environment that fosters mutual respect, professionalism and cooperation. SiriusXM+Pandora is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, gender identity, marital status, familial status, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

The requirements and duties described above may be modified or waived by the Company in its sole discretion without notice.