Vice President
Business Controller, Remote
Posted on 4/1/2024
Axon

1,001-5,000 employees

Develops non-lethal public safety technologies and solutions
Company Overview
Axon, originally founded as TASER International, is a company deeply rooted in a mission to protect life, aiming to reduce gun-related deaths by 50% in 10 years. It offers a comprehensive network of devices and applications, making it a leader in public safety solutions. The company's culture is driven by purpose, inviting those who seek meaningful careers to contribute to their goal of creating a safer world.
Hardware
Aerospace

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$246M

Founded

1993

Headquarters

Scottsdale, Arizona

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

26%

2 year growth

74%
Locations
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Sales
Communications
CategoriesNew
Corporate Finance
Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A)
Finance & Banking
Requirements
  • 12+ years of relevant experience
  • BS or equivalent in accounting or finance
  • CPA
  • A mix of Big 4 and industry experience managing and running business controllership functions at complex and multi-national publicly-traded companies
  • Prior segment controller experience with manufacturing experience a must. Additional software experience preferred.
  • M&A integration
  • Experience with leading ERP and consolidation tool implementation/upgrade
  • Deep understanding of US GAAP technical accounting, including manufacturing and cost accounting
  • Strong analytical skills and problem solving skills with demonstrated intellectual and analytical rigor
  • Experience in managing a global team
  • Strong leadership, communication, organization and technology skills
  • Strong business acumen
  • Executive presence and ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to demonstrate effective leadership in ambiguous and frequently changing situations; ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Government accounting experience in Aerospace or Defense industry a plus
  • Excellent financial modelling experience
Responsibilities
  • Oversee global accounting, reporting and finance operations to ensure robust controls and a high quality close in compliance under US GAAP.
  • A business partner to the sales team in contract negotiation and review and oversee quote-to-cash Close process.
  • Drive operational excellence for manufacturing financial processes including cost accounting and analysis, inventory valuation and manufacturing performance and risk reporting.
  • Oversee certain strategic Controllership M&A integration, including process and system integration. Collaborate with key functional leaders such as supply chain and operations on operational integration.
  • Function as a thought leader to supporting business management. Monitors day-to-day activities and acts as a liaison to business and operations teams for inquiries and data requests to support FP&A partner.
  • Oversee CRM and ERP upgrade for integrated business with Corporate IT support
  • Establish and continuously improve business processes and procedures to drive scalability in a high growth environment.
  • Support ad hoc Controllership projects that arise due to our rapid growth.