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OpenFin // runtime technology for financial desktops
New York    Posted: Thursday, April 21, 2022
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Interim VP of Finance or CFO

Location: New York or Remote US 

At the moment, some of us are working remotely. However, we have an office in New York, & this position can be based in the office or hybrid remote. We will consider remote candidates within in the US  (subject to your existing legal right to work in either jurisdiction). The person in this seat will need to work EST hours & the strong preference is that they sit in either the EST or CST time zones.

About OpenFin

OpenFin is a fast-growing financial technology company backed by the worlds largest banks & most respected Fintech VCs, including J.P. Morgan, Barclays, HSBC, Wells Fargo, SC Ventures, Bain Capital Ventures, DRW, Nyca Partners, & Pivot Investment Partners.  OpenFin modernizes & democratizes app development & distribution in the finance space. We provide a secure OS that brings a fast & intuitive app experience to the financial desktop. Built on Googles Chromium & GitHubs Electron open source projects, OpenFin combines native experience, data sharing, lightning-fast distribution, & robust security with an agile web development & deployment model to accelerate digital transformation & innovation. OpenFin is used by thousands of developers to deploy & run more than 3,500 apps at more than 2,400 financial institutions.

About the Role

We are currently looking for a VP of Finance to join our steadily growing organization!  In this role, you manage our overall finance function & will be responsible for defining, synthesizing & reporting meaningful financial & operational data. We are looking for a forward thinking individual that will be able to provide insights to drive organizational decision-making & company performance. The person in this seat should have a comprehensive understanding of all key business drivers & financial models that enable the team to deliver actionable, value-added analysis across the company.


  • Manage & assess financial function to support & cultivate the growth of the company, minimize risk, & provide data & analytics to guide & support strategic decision making. 
  • Create & drive an efficient & comprehensive process that supports the company's objectives.
  • Provide management with specific observations & strategic ideas around areas for continuous improvement.  Continue to deliver financial information on a basis consistent with current practices & timeframes.
  • Oversee the finance function to ensure things are operating efficiently. Hold weekly meetings with the Controller to review all investor enquiries & monthly financial reports, prior to internal & external distribution.
  • Monitor the companys annual budget & monthly forecasts & ensure all budgets are accurate, comprehensive & completed on time.
  • Actively manage & forecast the companys cash position including appropriate management reporting & escalation
  • Manage the relationship with external auditors. Prepare, support & oversee the annual audit, to ensure successful completion in compliance with relevant shareholder agreements & associated deadlines.
  • Provide support to external resources around capital raising by explaining the financial dynamics of the company, translating those dynamics into models and/or presentation materials, & assisting the due diligence process. 

Were looking for colleagues with:

  • 10+ years of progressive FP&A and/ or CFO level experience, operating within the US
  • SaaS, Financial Services or Fintech experience is a huge plus but not required
  • Willingness & desire to roll up your sleeves & be hands on with daily execution
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral & written, with a high level of comfort presenting ideas to senior leadership & board members
  • Strong financial modeling skills is a must
  • Minimum of a BA in Finance, Accounting or a related field is required

Life at OpenFin

At OpenFin, our mission is to stay on the cutting edge of web technologies & to enable our customers to do the same. We pride ourselves on our friendly, diverse, understanding office culture. Our goal is to create a space where employees can learn & innovate, & overall, have a good time doing it. Our employees have a diverse set of interests & experiences, & we encourage you to explore those interests & share with us! We have regular happy hours & social events. Our offices & our employees are conducive to a productive learning experience -- all the while creating innovative & compelling solutions for our clients.

Recruiters Notice
Recruiters - if you wish to reach out to us regarding this job posting, you may reach out to in order for your communication to be reviewed. OpenFin will review these communications if external help is needed for a position. Agencies may not contact individuals within our organization with solicitations. Firms that do not follow these guidelines risk having all communication from their firm being blocked. We thank you in advance for your cooperation in following our process.

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