Finance Manager - SaaS

Chicago, Illinois |$100-120K | Job ID: 97989

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Job Description

LaSalle Network has partnered with an established SaaS company, with an office located in the downtown Chicago to identify their newly created Finance Manager – SaaS.

The role will suit an eager individual who is passionate about owning and developing the FP&A function of the organization. This manager will help to build-out complex financial models of various metrics and KPI’s and be involved in high-level conversations to help identify areas of opportunity and shape the future of the business. This Finance Manager – SaaS will handle all aspects of the financial accounting business unit, handle the production for forecasting, planning, and analysis.

Given the rapid pace of our clients’ culture, this individual will need to have eyes for process improvements and have a willingness to focus on the small details. This Finance Manager – SaaS will partner with operations, sales, and HR teams to better the internal reporting processes and give the C-Suite insight on overall company progress to established financial goals.

Our client is currently on a remote work model, with plans to return to office on a hybrid basis by July of 2022. The budget allotted for this position is $120,000-$140,000 with bonus and equity options.

Finance Manager – SaaS Responsibilities:

  • Complete annual budget and quarterly forecast
  • Build long-range revenue and margin planning
  • Build detailed annual budget based on negotiated revenue and margin targets
  • Develop accurate forecasting incorporating backlog, pipeline and known changes from the budget / last forecast
  • Maintain a comprehensive Risk & Opportunities list of potential scenarios that can impact budgeting and forecasting accuracy
  • Provide insights into variances including impact to future months
  • Link key metrics to financial performance
  • Develop and track strategic initiatives including return on investment justification
  • Provide guidance on pricing of services
  • Develop and maintaining key metrics

Finance Manager – SaaS Requirements:

  • 6+ years of experience within finance
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance required
  • Excellent FP&A and Analysis skills
  • SaaS experience and strong understanding of SaaS metrics highly preferred
  • Experience working in a PE/VC-backed or fast-paced environment
  • Experience owning the Budgeting and Forecasting processes prior
  • Excellent modeling skillset
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to be impactful at a senior level
  • Working knowledge of SQL, Tableau, or Power BI highly preferred but not required
  • Advanced knowledge of bookkeeping and accounting practices

If you are interested in this Finance Manager – SaaS position, please apply today!

Thank you,

Arden Dyer
Project Manager
LaSalle Network

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LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of professional staffing and recruiting services. LaSalle has worked with more than 10,000 companies, ranging from Fortune 500s to start ups. With units specializing in accounting and finance, administrative, marketing, executive search, technology, supply chain, healthcare revenue cycle, call center, and human resources, LaSalle serves companies of all sizes and across all industries.