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VP of Finance

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Solar Landscape

Solar Landscape

51-200 employees

Develops and installs solar energy systems

Energy

Expert

Shrewsbury, NJ, USA

Category
Corporate Finance
Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A)
Treasury
Finance & Banking
Required Skills
Communications
Management
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, or related field; MBA or advanced degree preferred.
  • CPA required; CFA, or other relevant professional certification a plus.
  • 10+ years of progressive experience in corporate finance and accounting, with at least 5 years in a management or leadership role.
  • Experience in the construction or renewable energy sector required, preferably distributed generation solar.
  • Deep understanding of financial principles, project finance concepts, and corporate financial planning techniques relevant to the solar energy sector.
  • Excellent analytical, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated leadership capabilities with the ability to inspire and manage a team effectively.
  • Proven project management skills, including overseeing software conversions and other related initiatives.
  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics and Business Central is a plus.
  • Demonstrates a proactive and self-initiated approach to tasks and challenges.
Responsibilities
  • Build strong cross-functional relationships with other departments and business units to drive alignment and achieve common objectives.
  • Lead and mentor a team of finance and accounting professionals, fostering a culture of collaboration, accountability, and continuous learning.
  • Drive the finance department forward through perpetual improvement and change management in the context of a company undergoing rapid growth.
  • Manage and develop a team handling all aspects of accounting operations, including general ledger management, accounts payable, accounts receivable, and payroll.
  • Supervise the quarter-end and year-end close processes and introduce monthly closings; oversee the preparation and analysis of financial statements in compliance with accounting standards and regulatory requirements.
  • Develop corporate financial KPIs, policies and procedures; implement and maintain effective internal controls to safeguard company assets and ensure compliance with financial policies and procedures.
  • Oversee the annual budgeting process and provide guidance on financial planning, forecasting, and resource allocation.
  • Ensure accurate, timely and insightful financial reporting to internal and external stakeholders including senior management and corporate financing counterparties.
  • Oversee cash flow forecasting, cash management, working capital levels and banking relationships to optimize liquidity and access to credit.
  • Oversee fundings and draw requests from investors and lenders to project portfolios.
  • Develop and implement treasury policies and procedures to mitigate financial risks and ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Manage corporate insurance coverage.

Solar Landscape specializes in developing and installing community and commercial solar energy systems. Their proactive approach in leasing rooftop space for community-centric solar projects, along with providing affordable on-site solar options, sets them apart. This firm not only empowers communities and businesses by facilitating access to local, carbon-free energy, but also fosters a culture of sustainability and forward-thinking in the renewable energy industry.

Company Stage

Grant

Total Funding

$850K

Headquarters

Asbury Park, New Jersey

Founded

2012

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

24%

1 year growth

43%

2 year growth

80%