Director of Finance/Controller
Reporting to President
Portland, Maine location; Riverside Area
Mathematics and Problem Solving, DBA Walch Education and Printing, is revolutionizing the world of educational publishing with our innovative “Curriculum as a Service” platform. We have just raised the company’s first round of outside capital in its 90-year history and are beginning to roll out this exciting solution. Our Director of Finance is retiring, and we are seeking to add a talented, energetic, and team-oriented professional to our executive team.
We are a customer- and people-focused company. We work hard, but put family first. We care a lot about education and believe that by empowering teachers we can help improve student outcomes, starting with high school mathematics.
What You’ll Do
We are looking for an experienced, team-oriented professional with a passion for education to lead our financial function. Key responsibilities include:
· - development, analysis, and interpretation of monthly financial results
· - preparation of annual budget and financial forecasts
· - ensuring effective financial controls for the organization
This professional will also manage the HR function for our 15-person company. Importantly, s/he will be a key contributor to the overall strategy, vision, and culture of the company.
What You’ll Need
The ideal candidate will have 10+ years’ experience in financial management, excellent computer and communication skills, and familiarity with the economics of “Software as a Service” businesses and publishing and with various forms of selling and distribution. The position requires BA/BS in economics, accounting, finance, or related major and ideally a CPA.
What We Offer
We offer competitive current compensation including base salary and benefits and an opportunity to share in the success of the company through equity incentives.
If You’re Interested
Let us know if you are interested - click APPLY! If we think there might be a fit, we’ll invite you by to meet the team, tour the business, and see our exciting and innovative new platform!
Location/Region: Portland, ME