productboard is the product management system that helps organizations get the right products to market, faster. Designed on the Product Excellence Methodology, productboard aligns everyone on the right features to build next. Over 2,500 modern product-led companies, like Microsoft, Zendesk, and UiPath use productboard to understand what users need, prioritize what to build next, and rally everyone around the roadmap. With offices in San Francisco and Prague, productboard is backed by leading venture capitalists including Sequoia Capital, Bessemer Venture Partners, Kleiner Perkins, Index Ventures, and Credo Ventures.

 
YOUR ROLE 
We are seeking an experienced VP of Finance & Operations to lead and grow our Finance and Operations team. All our growth indicators are on fire we have plenty of cash and we need your help scaling our business rapidly. 
 
You will be a member of our executive team and work directly with our founding CEO (Hubert here, writing this actually, nice to meet you! 👋). 
 
You will lead our current Finance and Operations team of six, distributed between our US HQ in downtown San Francisco and Prague, Czech Republic. The whole company is now over 100 strong and we need your help with advancing our processes across every aspect of Finance and office operations. 
 
We have 17 nationalities on the team and are deeply committed to diversity. We deeply believe in the strength of different perspectives and we value inspiration coming from different backgrounds and experiences. 
 
 
YOU HAVE THE FOLLOWING 
  • 10+ years of leading exceptional finance and operations teams.
  • Experience from a fast-growth organization, preferably B2B SaaS.
  • Knowledge of latest accounting principles, practices, US GAAP standards, tax laws and regulations.
  • Preferred experience with a globally distributed organization.
  • Exceptional analytical, financial modeling, and systems skills.
  • Strong overall leadership skills, inspiring and clear communication style, ability to bring out the best in others.
  • Passion for what you do with a growth mindset.
  • Bachelor’s degree required; MBA and/or CFA preferred.
 
YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES 
  • Lead strategy and execution across all finance functions.
  • Build and manage a high-performing finance and operations team.
  • Work alongside our CEO, VP Revenue, and the executive team to establish a clear strategy and targets for our business.
  • Develop materials and provide support for all corporate transactions, including future fundraising and M&A.
  • Analyze and optimize all aspects of SaaS economics across all our go-to-market motions, from self-service to enterprise sales.
  • Own and direct financing strategies, analysis, forecasting, compliance, accounting, budgeting, cash management, legal management, and office management. 
  • Enhance internal financial management, establishing and maintaining KPI tracking, accounting policies and tools, and strengthening operational infrastructure across all departments and global entities.
  • Oversee and assist in tax filings and compliance documentation.
  • Implement systems to automate and scale the business across multiple global locations.
 
BENEFITS
 
💰Competitive compensation, Stock options, Company 401k 
📚A budget for your professional development and on-going learning 
🏝4 weeks of paid vacation and paid sick days
🍲Free snacks, drinks, and yummy catered lunches every day 
🏋Company contribution to Gym & Wellness memberships 
🚗 Commuter benefits
🍹Team events, such as happy hours, off-sites, and retreats abroad 
❤️ Company contribution and access to best-in-class health benefits and your own headspace membership