Director Finance

Position Summary: The Director Finance will be a strategic thought-partner, a hands-on and participative manager and will lead and continually develop an internal team to support accounting, finance, business planning, sales, operations and budgeting.
he position is responsible for directing, coordinating, maintaining and controlling accounting and financial reporting, oversight of the budgeting process, financial strategic planning, standards development, as well as management of capital projects and fixed assets. In addition, the Director Finance will be expected to monitor policies, procedures and systems while recommending progressive improvements in those areas to the executive management team.
The Director Finance is responsible for ensuring RenewAire accounting procedures and reporting conform to generally accepted accounting and quick response manufacturing (QRM) principles. The position is responsible for integrity and accuracy of financial reports, and implementation/maintenance of adequate systems and internal controls to insure compliance and safeguard of Company assets. In addition the position performs financial analyses for a variety of operational purposes and develops and monitors reliable metrics from which to measure the progress of all functional areas of RenewAire. The Director Finance will play a critical role in partnering with and supporting the executive leadership team in strategic financial analysis and decision making; providing financial leadership to assure that RenewAire establishes and maintains profitability targets and appropriate financial objectives that support continued growth and financial health.
Essential Duties:
? Collaborates with RenewAire management team to develop strategic plans and to set financial goals and objectives.
? Identifies, implements, administers and maintains a comprehensive financial management/ reporting system; ensures financial schedules are adhered to and financial data and cash flow are steady and supports operational requirements.
? Leads financial reporting and close processes, serving as a liaison between internal departments and accounting to prioritize and streamline activities
? Provides oversight and team leadership for all accounting and financial personnel and processes
? Embraces Quick Response Manufacturing principles and applies them to financial areas where applicable.
? Develops, analyzes and presents financial reports in an accurate and timely manner; clearly communicate monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements
? Oversees and leads annual budgeting and planning process; administers and reviews all financial plans and budgets; monitors progress and changes and keeps executive leadership team abreast of the organizations financial status.
? Prepares financial analyses for a wide variety of purposes, proactively and as requested.
? Demonstrates professional integrity when operating under pressure, challenging the status quo and questioning ideas and decisions to ensure the accuracy of financial information that governs the decision-making process for all stakeholders.
? Emphasizes a coaching culture through mentoring and motivating the accounting team to facilitate professional development.
? Provides support for new business development including possible acquisitions, new facility/products, and potential alliances.
? Formulates, recommends and implements policies, practices and procedures to ensure business transactions and financial activities meet the mission, goals, and operating objectives of RenewAire.
? Develops internal control policies, guidelines and procedures
? Analyzes the financial details of past, present and expected operations and works with the management team in order to identify opportunities where financial improvements can be achieved.
? Maintains contact and necessary relationships with independent accountants/financial firms, facilitates financial audits and other projects supported by independent contractors and consultants.
? All other duties as assigned
Qualification Requirements:
? Bachelors degree in accounting or finance, CPA and/or MBA preferred
Experience Requirements:
? 8-10 years finance experience, ideally 5 years of broad financial and manufacturing finance management experience
? Thorough knowledge of accounting and financial functions, principles and GAAP, financial analysis, reporting, budgeting, cost accounting, pricing and modeling.
? Capacity to be hands-on with all aspects of the role
? Solid working knowledge of current technology with experience selecting and overseeing software installations and managing relationships with software vendors; knowledge of accounting and reporting software
? Process improvement experience
? Computer proficiency in MS Word, Excel, and Outlook.
? Industry experience or familiarity with HVAC or related industry a plus.
? High attention to details and accuracy
? Strong business acumen
? Excellent Communication & Presentation skills
? Strong organization and time management skills
? Ability to complete multiple projects, under tight deadlines while maintaining a positive attitude.
? Ability to work independently
? Strong listening skills
? Strong analytical and conceptual thinking skills
? Ability to successfully work in a fast paced environment
? High integrity and credibility
? Proficient with computers and systems
Required Work Environment/Physical Demands:
? Work in an office setting with regular sitting, standing and/or walking, stooping, bending and climbing. Must be able to move or traverse, or remain in a stationary position at various times. ? Provide management guidance of people and have ability to judge, detect, observe and determine through talking, hearing, and seeing
? Must be able to occasionally move, lift or carry objects or materials weighing up to 25 pounds ? Must be able to fly and drive a car for occasional travel situations

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