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Chief Financial Officer

Unit

Unit

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Accounting & Finance
New York, NY, USA
Posted on Monday, September 25, 2023

ABOUT UNIT

Unit is building the platform to power the next generation of financial services. Our mission is to help companies expand financial access for all. Our simple and powerful banking-as-a-service API helps companies launch bank accounts, cards, payments, and lending in weeks - not years.

Unit was founded by a team with deep fintech and financial services experience and the first banking-as-a-service platform to reach unicorn status. We have raised over $169 million to date from top investors including Insight Partners, Accel, Better Tomorrow Ventures, Aleph, and Flourish and serve 140+ customers including AngelList, Honeybook, Roofstock, and many more.

THE ROLE

3.5 years after launch, we’re serving 150+ customers, generating 8 digits in revenues from diverse revenue streams and growing fast. We believe that this is just the beginning: as more financial services make their way into software in the next 5-10 years, we believe that Unit has a tremendous market opportunity ahead of it.

We are hiring a CFO to lead our finance function and make it a central driver of Unit’s future success. The position is based in New York and reports directly to the CEO. We’re looking for a leader who has experience managing finance in complex, high growth software companies with $50m+ in revenues. You will join an excellent leadership team and be responsible for setting the company’s financial objectives, managing a high-performing team, and leading Unit through funding rounds and towards profitability. For the right candidate, this is a rare opportunity to solve hard problems and help build an industry-defining company from the ground up.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage and develop a world-class finance function covering FP&A, strategic finance, accounting and financial operations (1m+ end-customer accounts, 1m+ monthly transactions, $5b+ in annual payment volumes, 10+ bank partners).

  • Partner with the leadership and board on planning, tracking and improving financial results and KPIs, with all stakeholders in mind: clients, partner banks and vendors.

  • Guide the board and leadership team through strategic financial decisions, including resource allocation, efficiency, new initiatives, future funding rounds and profitability.

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • A humble, smart, technical leader with a track record of leading high-performing teams.

  • Experience building and scaling Finance functions to support exponential revenue growth year over year

  • Proven success driving financial excellence at high-complexity, high-growth software companies with $50m+ in revenues.

  • Innate drive to constantly raise the bar, demand excellence and deliver results.

  • Extremely strong strategic thinking, first-principles thinking and communication skills.

LIFE AT UNIT

Working at Unit means joining a global team on a mission to create a more equitable financial ecosystem.

We’re a fast-growing team of individuals who are passionate about their work, see the big picture and always seek to empower our clients and their end-customers.

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