Chief Financial Officer

Job Description

Posted on: 
December 2, 2021

You will arrive at a key stage of Venture Orbital’s growth in order to structure, build and lead the financial strategy of the company! This is a highly impactful position where your work will have tremendous impact on the well-being of the company.

Based in Reims(45min from Paris), you will work closely with our CEO to be a business partner and scale our financial department. You will be responsible of all financial and accounting functions as well as strategic topics that will shape the future of the company. You will also being in charge of key (and really exciting) topics such as supporting Venture Orbital Systems international expansion and leading later-stage growth financing.

Responsibilities

Tasks and missions

  • Building a strong financial team as well implementing efficient processes;
  • Participating in financial structuring operations (fundraising, public grants);
  • Handling communication with investors, including drafting board communications and fundraising financial materials;
  • Constructing and refining business models, financial forecasts and operational goals that maximise our current and future ROIs;
  • Overseeing Venture Orbital’s accounting, monthly budget and current variance analysis;
  • Managing and optimizing purchasing, in collaboration with R&D, Legal and BD with regard to strategic purchasing ;

Preferred experience and skills

  • You have 5+ years of experience in a finance leadership role with a solid understanding of business metrics and processes in a startup.
  • You’ve already led a company through high growth and created proven value across the organization.
  • You have proven success in a scaled growth environment and building high-performing agile teams
  • You have led later-stage growth financing (Series B-D)
  • You have a start-up mindset and hands-on experience
  • You have a strong data architecture and systems skills and in-depth experience ofplanning systems/tools
  • Fluent in English, both spoken and written

What's next ?

Once you’ve submitted your resume and your cover letter to careers@venture-orbital.com, you enter in our hiring process:

  • We review your profile and offer you an interview if our job-offer matches
    with your aspirations;
  • You get the opportunity to discuss about your application with your future
    team leader, and our CEO or COO;
  • We give you a final answer and collaborate together to match your
    expectations with your potential role;
  • You join us in our HQ in Reims, France (45mn from Paris). We partner with
    a local housing agency to help you relocate. We also partner with local
    development agency to help your partner to find a nearby job matching their
    profile and a nursery for your children.

Once you’ve submitted your resume and your cover letter to contact@astreoslaunch.com you enter in our hiring process:

  • We review your profile and offer you an interview if our job-offer matches
    with your aspirations;
  • You get the opportunity to discuss about your application with your future
    team leader, and our CEO or COO;
  • We give you a final answer and collaborate together to match your
    expectations with your potential role;
  • You join us in our HQ in Reims, France (45mn from Paris). We partner with
    a local housing agency to help you relocate. We also partner with local
    development agency to help your partner to find a nearby job matching their
    profile and a nursery for your children.

Perks & Benefits

At VOS, our success is powered by people and then technology. Collaboration and trust are the keys. This is why we ensure to have an inclusive workplace, accessible by everyone and supervised by a pro-active works council.  

We provide :

  • Health insurance, provided by Alan
  • Comprehensive teleworking policy
  • Financial incentives for sustainable modes of transportation
  • Tickets Restaurant (meal vouchers)
  • Retirement plan under French law
  • Sick leave
  • 7 weeks of paid vacation (paid leave + RTT)
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