VP of Finance
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours

51-200 employees

Digital asset trading & brokerage platform
Company Overview
FalconX's mission is to build this connective tissue for open, permission-less, and truly global digital assets to be adopted by mainstream institutions at scale, today's digital infrastructure is grossly inadequate. FalconX is a digital asset trading platform that provides clients fast, secure and reliable execution using data science to eliminate slippage and hidden fees.
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Finance & Banking
  • 6-8 years minimum experience as a senior Finance executive, with 15+ years of professional experience
  • BSc/BA in Accounting, Finance or relevant field
  • MBA from top business school preferred
  • Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) knowledge required
  • CFA/CPA preferred and a big plus
  • High-growth startup experience preferred
  • Relevant experience with multiple rounds of fundraising
  • Track record of hiring, managing and scaling up teams and processes
  • Outstanding communication and presentation skills
  • Demonstrated leadership ability, confidence and executive presence
  • Excellent analytical, reasoning and problem-solving skills
  • Significant experience working with external auditors, internal controls and compliance-related issues
  • Able to thrive in a fast-growth environment
  • Experience with IPO desirable
  • Background in Big 4 Public Accounting preferred
  • Experience with SEC and other regulatory filings
  • Professional experience with cryptocurrencies strongly preferred
  • Build out the Finance team to help drive and enable the company's fast growth: anticipate needs, identify, hire, and develop a world-class team
  • Proactively understand the regulatory environment on cryptocurrencies, and ensure financial compliance
  • Design, build, and implement sustainable monthly reporting processes and systems in coordination with internal and external stakeholders
  • Work with product, operations, engineering, and other departments to understand and account for transactions accurately and in line with GAAP, and other regulatory requirements
  • Ensure monthly financial closing is performed accurately within 5 days, without fail
  • Complete global and local audits successfully in a timely manner
  • Drive thinking on best capital structure for the company, in the short and long terms
  • Take leading role in fundraising efforts, and help prepare the company for public markets
  • Streamline reporting structures to meet regulatory and counterparty reporting requirements in the US and abroad
  • Develop the foundation for a world-class external reporting organization by identifying and implementing process and controls to satisfy requirements and enhance the overall control structure of the organization
  • Effectively drive treasury management, payroll, accounts payable, and purchasing
  • Assess and evaluate financial performance of organization with regard to long-term operational goals, budgets and forecasts
  • Set up effective forecasting and planning processes across the organization
  • Develop and maintain monthly and annual operating budget
  • Review and ensure application of appropriate internal controls, SOX compliance and financial procedures
  • Oversee the preparation and timely filing of all local, state and federal tax returns
  • Enhance and implement financial and accounting systems, processes, tools and control systems
  • Serve as a key point of contact for external auditors; manage preparation and support of all external financial audits