VP Finance & Corporate Development

SmartFinancial

Costa Mesa, CA

JOB DETAILS
HEADQUARTERS
Costa Mesa, CA, US
LOCATION
Costa Mesa, CA
POSTED
10 days ago

The company is a leading insurance technology company working on building tools to make the insurance shopping process better, simpler, and more efficient. We are looking for an experienced VP of Finance & Corporate Development to join our rapidly growing company. This candidate will be a key strategic partner to the executive team and will support the CFO and work cross-functionally across product, business development, and finance teams to lead all Corporate Development activities across the organization.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Serve as a strategic advisor to the company 's leadership team
  • Independently lead deal-making across all corporate finance and corporate development activities
  • Provide financial, analytical modeling, detailed due diligence, and strategic support
  • Research the market landscape to identify acquisition, partnership, and strategic investment opportunities
  • Develop and maintain a network of industry contacts, venture capital investors, and financial advisors to assist in building transaction opportunities
  • Help define and continuously improve core operational KPIs
  • Execute on deal mechanics and negotiations

Skills and Requirements:

  • Master 's degree in accounting, business administration, or finance
  • 5+ years of experience in the internet, software, and consumer tech industry in a corporate development/strategy leadership role
  • Experience in management consulting or investment banking is a plus
  • Proven experience raising capital
  • IPO experience is a plus
  • M&A and investor relations experience
  • Ability to work both collaboratively and independently
  • Proficient at leveraging analytics, data, financial models, and insights to drive decision-making
  • Exceptional communication, problem-solving and interpersonal skills

About the Company

SmartFinancial