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Full-Time

Head of FP&a

Posted on 2/16/2024

Watershed

Watershed

51-200 employees

Enterprise climate platform for emissions management

Data & Analytics
Consulting

Senior, Expert

San Francisco, CA, USA

Category
Corporate Finance
Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A)
Finance & Banking
Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • 10+ years of experience in professional financial practice/corporate finance, including FP&A leadership
  • Experienced at managing high-performing FP&A teams and evolving the FP&A processes, in particular for a fast-growing organization
  • Experience with Enterprise Subscription / SaaS businesses
  • Experience in late stage private or public companies strongly preferred
  • Degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics or Business Administration preferred
  • Advanced understanding of GAAP financial statements
  • Rigorous analytical thinking and strong problem-solving skills
  • Have a clear track record of successfully cultivating cross-functional business partnerships
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills, also at the executive level
  • Ability to strive in a fast-paced environment and to deal with ambiguous situations
Responsibilities
  • Establish, manage, and grow the FP&A team that will support the executive team in understanding the financial implications of strategic decisions (resource investments, spend allocation, business planning, etc.)
  • Set up and lead the company long-term (multi-year) and short-term (annually or semi-annually) planning processes
  • Establish processes and systems to forecast and report on financial performance, manage budgets, and facilitate decisions on major spend requests in partnership with the business
  • Define and report on the key business metrics, proactively analyze business trends and identify opportunities to improve financial performance.

Watershed, a leading enterprise climate platform, offers a strategic workplace for those passionate about sustainability and environmental impact. Its platform, used by globally recognized companies like Walmart and Spotify, focuses on real-world outcomes in greenhouse gas emissions reduction. Working at this company not only means being at the forefront of environmental change but also involves leveraging innovative methodologies that meet global regulatory standards, providing a significant competitive advantage in the climate tech industry.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$239.5M

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2019

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

6%

2 year growth

82%
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