VP Strategic Finance

  • Dapper Labs
  • Mar 04, 2022
Finance

Job Description

Dapper Labs is the world's first blockchain entertainment company. We are the creators of industry-leading experiences including CryptoKitties, NBA Top Shot, NFL All Day, UFC Strike, as well as the Dapper Wallet, the simplest way to manage your assets and use the blockchain. We are also the original developers behind Flow, a decentralized blockchain designed from the ground up for scalability and ease of use.

We’re hiring a VP of Finance to lead the FP&A function in one of the most exciting and innovative emerging technology areas in blockchain. In this role, you will report to the Chief Financial Officer and will be responsible for overseeing the financial planning and analysis function through a strategic lens. This role will oversee the strategic and financial planning to drive ownership and accountability and have a direct impact on the growth of the business, consistently driving and informing some of the Company’s most important business and financial decisions.

What we’ll accomplish together:

  • Manage and oversee all aspects of the FP&A team; developing relationships within the Company that facilitate early discovery of issues and quick resolution, and providing feedback and support across the organization.
  • Provide leadership and direction to develop the team using a supportive and collaborative approach: assign accountabilities; set objectives; establish priorities, and monitor and evaluate results.
  • Lead the company in collaborative quarterly/yearly budget planning, sharing accountability with portfolio company leaders.
  • Serve as a thought partner, providing strategic and financial analysis to leadership across the organization regarding risk / reward of capital allocation.
  • Manage budget control and analysis to maintain rigor around expense spend.
  • Provide headcount and capital resource planning and decision-making support, along with corresponding impacts on GEMs, P&L, and Cash Flow.
  • Find opportunities to help the business grow and achieve its financial goals.
  • Lead continuous improvement of financial forecast systems, methodology and process, including implementation of the necessary software & tools.
  • Maintain alignment between financial forecast reporting and business needs.
  • Provide expertise and support for corporate development efforts, including fundraising and M&A.
  • Design and deliver strategic financial planning, multi-year financial planning targets, and ad-hoc strategic and financial projects and efforts in partnership with our leadership team.

A little about you:

  • Directly applicable experience with time spent in Finance within a top technology company and/or investment banking.
  • Management and demonstrated success within an organization (through hyper-growth) from start-up to an established multinational entity with global business operations.
  • Proven ability to deliver impact for your business partner and the business.
  • Exceptional business instincts – you understand the markets, strategy, products, partners, customers and challenges - and use that knowledge to help inform decisions.
  • High-energy business athlete with a strong quantitative skill set and an analytical, intellectually curious mindset.
  • Data-driven decision maker with a player/coach mentality.
  • Success building scalable execution and processes across cross-functional teams.
  • Poised communicator accustomed to actively sharing your point of view.
  • Prioritize multiple work streams with intense demands on your time.
  • Excellent organizational and analytical skills with the ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks simultaneously in a fast paced environment.
  • Approach work and decision-making by empowering the people around you, effectively utilizing the team's expertise and enabling them to do their best work.
  • Comfort and excitement working in a fast paced, constantly evolving startup environment.
  • Maintain high performance standards and has a passion for excellence and continuous improvement.
More about Dapper Labs:

Dapper Labs, the company behind CryptoKitties, NBA Top Shot, NFL ALL DAY, UFC Strike and the Flow blockchain, uses blockchain technology to bring NFTs and new forms of digital engagement to fans around the world paving the way to a more open and inclusive digital world starting with games and entertainment.

Since it was founded in 2018, Dapper Labs has given consumer enthusiasts a real stake in the game by bringing them closer to the brands they love, building engaged and exciting communities for them to contribute to, and producing new pathways for them to become creators themselves. Dapper Labs' current studio partners include the NBA, NBPA, WNBA, WNBPA, LaLiga, NFL, NFLPA, Warner Music Group, Ubisoft, Genies, and UFC. We have raised over $600M from leading and notable investors including Andreessen Horowitz, Coatue, Union Square Ventures, Venrock, Google Ventures (GV), Samsung, and the founders of Dreamworks, Reddit, Coinbase, Zynga, and AngelList, among others.

Dapper Labs is accelerating the move to Web3 by building new apps and platforms that enable great user experiences while being accessible to hundreds of millions of fans of organizations like the NBA and NFL, for example. We’re ready to empower even more to bring mainstream-ready user experiences and scale to web3 applications.

Visit our website to learn even more about Dapper Labs, including information about benefits and perks.

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