VP of Finance


  • Taguig, Philippines
    9F, WeWork Tower 3 Uptown Bonifacio, Corner 36th Street, 11th Ave, Taguig, 1634 Metro Manila, Taguig, Metro Manila, Philippines
    Metro Manila
  • Full time
Posted a month ago and deadline of application is on 12 Nov
Recruiter was hiring 5 days ago

VP of Finance


Job Description

  • Manage the Company’s short- and long-term financial planning and analysis, including budgeting, forecasting, and resource / cash management, working closely with Senior Management and other team leaders across the Company
  • Own and operate the Company’s business model, and drive benchmarks and KPIs for measuring the financial and operating performance of the business
  • Prepare annual and quarterly financial forecasts for the company and measure actual performance against budget
  • Analyze financial performance to identify strategic levers for unit-economics and bottom-line improvements
  • Work closely with the COO and the Heads of Sales, Digital Marketing, and Tech teams to assist with their departmental budget needs
  • Manage the finance team, including the Finance Director, 3 finance associates, 1 collections associate, and any other finance positions to be created thereafter
  • Run monthly and quarterly Management and Board reporting
  • Support CEO and CFO in fundraising and investor relations initiatives; assist in due diligence
  • Oversee the accounting department in financial statement preparation (both internally and externally), budgeting, cost control, payroll, and developing policies and procedures
  • Institute and maintain effective processes and best practices in the team and the Company
  • Oversee audits, coordinate activities with outside audit firms and review firms’ performance
  • Ensure full compliance with laws and regulations on an ongoing basis

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree is required, preferably in Accounting or Finance. MBA or other Master’s degree is a plus but not required
  • Minimum of 5+ years experience in mid- to senior finance positions
  • Previous experience in investment banking, private equity, or management consulting is a plus
  • Proven leadership skills in scaling a business and managing a team in a fast-growing company
  • Flexible, independent, forward-thinking with a hands-on mentality and low-ego approach to the role; willingness to lead by example and to engage with all aspects of the business
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills; experience in creation of financial models
  • Comfortable in dealing with external parties, such as investors, customers, and other partners; able to serve as a strong representative for the Company in any environment

Perks and Benefits

  • Flexitime Flexitime
  • Paid Vacation Leave Paid Vacation Leave
  • Paid Sick Leave Paid Sick Leave
  • Life Insurance Life Insurance
  • Medical / Health Insurance Medical / Health Insurance
  • Gym Membership Gym Membership
  • Stock Options Stock Options

Jobs Summary

Job level
Director / Executive
Job category
Accounting and Finance
Educational requirement
Bachelor's degree graduate
Recruiter response to application
Office Address
9F, WeWork Tower 3 Uptown Bonifacio, Corner 36th Street, 11th Ave, Taguig, 1634 Metro Manila, Taguig, Metro Manila, Philippines
Education Management
1 opening

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About Edukasyon.ph

Edukasyon.ph is an online education technology startup that seeks to improve access to education and employment by empowering students to make better informed education decisions leading to full employability post-graduation. Edukasyon does this by equipping students with: (1) thousands of education options through our comprehensive database of schools, courses and scholarships, (2) relevant and accurate advice content as well as (3) a strong community of parents, peers and educators to guide them through their education to employment journey. Since our launch in 2013, Edukasyon has grown to more than 1 million monthly users covering more than 40% of Filipino students with internet access, making it one of the fastest growing and fifth largest ASEAN EdTech startup. Edukasyon currently lists 13,000+ schools on its platform and has more than 400 school partners all over the world, including the Philippines, ASEAN, Europe, North America and Australia, and much more. Visit our website at www.edukasyon.ph