Global Director – Finance

Organization
Ennovent
Deadline for Applications
07/19/2015
Contact Information
Please apply with detailed resume and cover letter expressing your interest in this position and relevant past experiences to Allison Langille, Global Director - Operations at career@ennovent.com

Job Profile

 

 

Title

Global Director – Finance

Job Objective

To ensure the financial health of all Ennovent’s global entities.

Position Type

Full-time, home based

Compensation

A competitive fixed and variable compensation package commensurate with experience and the organisation’s compensation structure

Location

Flexible; US, UK or India preferred

Reporting Relationship

Managing Director

 

 

Position Description

 

The Global Director – Finance is responsible for the long-term financial and risk management of Ennovent’s global entities, with the support of regional and local teams. The Global Director – Finance will be focused on the development of a financial strategy, day-to-day oversight of the strategy and the ongoing development and monitoring of control systems designed to preserve company assets and report accurate financial results.

In addition to the above, the Global Director – Finance will support the Client Team to structure and sell Ennovent Solutions related to Finance.  This will be a key role supporting the sales of Ennovent’s larger contracts. The Global Director – Finance will also be required to provide expert input, where required, on the delivery of Finance Services, in coordination with relevant local execution team members.

 

Specific responsibilities related to the Global Director – Finance include, but are not limited to:

 

·         Oversee, monitor and ensure the overall financial health of all Ennovent’s global entities.

·         Ensure effective cash and cash management for all Ennovent entities.

·         Ensure efficient and effective daily finance operations for all legal entities of Ennovent as required.

·         Ensure legal, tax, audit, regulatory and statutory compliance; and the swift resolution of emerging issues.

·         Identify, monitor and mitigate financial risks related to all Ennovent’s global and legal entities.

·         Ensure appropriate budgeting, forecasting, financial planning and analysis for all Ennovent’s entities, departments and contracts; including profitability analysis to inform future efficiencies.

·         Support the structuring and sale of Ennovent Solutions contracts, in partnership with the Client Team.

·         Support the execution of Finance Services contracts with the application of expert technical inputs.

·         Ensure accurate and timely internal and external reporting to necessary stakeholders  (financial statements, ad hoc financial reports).

·         Ensure the appropriate management of all general financial accounting (A/P, A/R, billing etc) related to all Ennovent entities as well as client contracts.

·         Ensure the creation of finance and accounting policies, systems and processes in partnership with the Operations team.

·         Develop and maintain systems of internal controls to safeguard financial assets of all Ennovent’s entities.

·         Ensure that all financial information is stored, safeguarded and maintained appropriately in both physical and filing online systems.

·         Ensure the effective management of finance vendor relationships, such as CAs, banks etc. in coordination with other

         team members.

·         Provide finance guidance and expertise to Ennovent’s team members, where required.

·         Contribute to the overall strategic and operational development of Ennovent as a member of the Senior Management team.

·         Manage junior staff members providing relevant coaching, results-oriented leadership to foster strong career path management and growth.

 

 

Qualifications

 

The Global Director – Finance is a senior finance professional with corporate finance and investment experience focused on overseeing the finance activities for all Ennovent’s global entities.

 

The candidate should possess:

 

·         An advanced degree in accounting or finance; MBA with a finance focus preferred.

·         12+ years of experience in a professional setting related to finance and accounting; minimum of 8+ years post qualification required.

·         A minimum of 3 years of experience in a senior leadership role related to finance or accounting.

·         A proven track record of success in managing the finance and accounting processes for a global entity of a minimum 50+ team members.

·         Knowledge of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)

·         Exceptional financial modelling skills using Excel and other related tools.

·         Significant experience or exposure to financial management software and ERP solutions.

·         Exceptional written and verbal  communications skills in English

·         An entrepreneurial mindset and the ability to work with independence and flexibility to ensure targets and outcomes are reached. 

·         An extroverted personality that enables high-impact networking skills and instincts.

·         A clear motivation to work in a startup culture focused on having a positive impact at the bottom of the pyramid in India.

·         Commitment to Ennovent’s overall mission and core values.

 

Compensation

Ennovent offers a salary package in line with a structured compensation plan and commensurate with experience to all employees. This will be a full-time home-based role in India. The Global Director – Finance will be required to travel within India; the position may require travel to other regions as needed.