VP – Investor Relations
Posted on 4/5/2023
Rent the Runway

1,001-5,000 employees

Designer apparel and accessories rental
Company Overview
Rent the Runway's mission is to power women to feel their best every day.
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
  • Undergraduate degree required, MBA preferred
  • 15+ years of experience including senior-level strategic finance experience in investor relations, public equity analysis and/or investment banking required
  • Experience in IR within a publicly traded company is preferred; Experience in IR is required
  • Established strong reputation with the investment community, based on credibility, consistency, visibility, access, and depth and breadth of knowledge
  • Outstanding oral and written communication skills and presentation skills, including technical writing experience with the ability to communicate financial and other industry specific information to a sophisticated audience
  • Demonstrated financial acumen skills and knowledge of accounting, financial analysis, and valuation
  • Ability to synthesize business and financial information clearly; translate and effectively communicate analytical data to non- technical professionals
  • Translate RTR's vision, strategic business initiatives, and financial strategy into an investor relations strategy, framework, and roadmap that develops investor confidence for delivering shareholder value
  • Collaborate with business partners to present consistent strategic messaging internally and externally
  • Lead ongoing communication of RTR's financial results, strategy, growth opportunities and business initiatives to shareholders and analysts. This includes developing a clear strategy, timeline and calendar for all investor relations activities
  • Lead and supervise an effective and efficient quarterly earnings process. Develop key messages, perform analysis on results, prepare filings, draft the earnings release, conference call script, investor deck, Q&A responses, and other materials and presentations
  • Develop a systematic approach to identifying, targeting, and converting new investors. Research and identify analysts and investors that the company should pursue and take action to build relationships. Understand all relevant indexes and develop a strategy for the company's inclusion
  • Oversee the investor relations website in partnership with members of the senior leadership team
  • Lead a continuous review of peers and industry participants as well as overall leading indicators to provide relevant and actionable business, industry, competitive, and market insights to key internal partners and to guide communications with investor and research community, as well as earnings release strategy
  • Ensure adherence to regulatory disclosure requirements and provide advice, counsel, and guidance internally on disclosure policies and related issues. Serve as an adviser to the chief executive officer, chief financial officer, and other senior leaders on issues involving the public distribution of financial information and other material disclosures