Director of Finance
Director of Finance
Redbrick is headquartered on the traditional Coast Salish territory, and we respectfully acknowledge the Lekwungen and W̱SÁNEĆ People of this region. With gratitude, we live, work, and care for this beautiful land. Redbrick is committed to creating a diverse environment where everyone can be their true authentic selves. We value all differences as they are essential for a thriving, happy, and productive workplace. Join us and help build a disruptive company where we are all proud to belong.
One thing that our team members say they value most is our fun and truly ‘people-first’ culture. Ours is a place where you’re given the autonomy to do your best work and provided with all the tools and support you need to do so. Here are some of the things our team loves most about working at Redbrick:
*Highly competitive salary
*Attractive vacation, healthcare & benefits, including generous RRSP matching (Canada) and 401k (US)
*‘People-first’ culture that prioritizes fun
*Autonomy and freedom to do your best work on your own terms (you won’t find any micromanagers here!)
*Flexibility to work remotely
*State-of-the-art and centrally located offices (Victoria & Minneapolis)
*Remote work fund to create a successful home working setup
*Opportunities to work on interesting products
*High-end hardware and equipment — in the office and at home
*Opportunities to learn and grow through professional development support, funding, and mentorship
*Internal mobility; opportunity to work with various products and teams across the Redbrick portfolio of companies
*Monthly fitness reimbursements to support a healthy and active lifestyle
Redbrick is the parent organization of a portfolio of disruptive digital companies. Headquartered in Victoria, British Columbia, we’ve scaled from local start-up to global name in a few short years, conceptualizing new business ideas, acquiring established companies, and growing them to super-scaled profitability — all thanks to the people we hire.
4 portfolio companies and growing
1 amazing shared service team
“I've never worked anywhere with such a range of opportunities to expand your skills. We get to work with a multitude of brands, and an outstanding team. Redbrick is a place where you always feel supported to do your best work.”
We are changing the way work gets done, and building an exceptional team is our top priority. We cheerlead your goals and accomplishments and are invested in your future. In line with putting your health and safety first, we provide our team with the freedom and flexibility to work where they work best. Most of our team enjoys a blend of remote and in-office work. In-office time brings many perks, and we also place an emphasis on planning events and fun that all can enjoy.
What does a day look like in my role?
We get it: You want to know what you’re signing up for before you apply, right? This is what you need to know: As Director of Finance, you’ll be responsible for:
*Preparation of annual corporate budgets for Redbrick and the portfolio companies
*FP&A including metrics development and management
*Reporting preparation for the Executive Team across all portfolio companies within Redbrick
*Supporting the VP of Finance and CEO on M&A activity related to financing and financial modelling
*M&A due diligence analysis as needed
*Liaising and coordinating with external accountants, bankers, lawyers as needed
*Supporting and managing the Finance team including Accounting, Treasury, Payroll & Benefits
*Responsible for the supervision, guidance and overall smooth operations of the Finance Department
*Analyzing cash flow projections, budgets, and forecasts and providing support and guidance to our Payroll & Treasury Analyst
*Ensuring year-end and month-end timelines
*Ensuring all government filing deadlines are met on a timely basis
*Identifying the key internal control points in a system or process
*Supporting the Assistant Controller with month-end, quarter-end and year-end close and financial statement preparation
What we would like to see in you.
Every Redbricker has three things in common: We’re curious, hungry, and good-humored. We try our best to balance hard work with good, old-fashioned fun. As Director of Finance with Redbrick, there are extra specialties we’re on the lookout for:
*7+ years with a CPA designation
*7+ years working at a Controller level AND higher
*Advanced skills in Excel
*Extremely skilled in technical accounting (ASPE required and US GAAP an asset)
*Minimum of 5 years experience managing a team ideally with more than 3 direct reports
*Exceptional leadership skills with the ability to communicate and manage direct reports at various levels
*Ability to jump in and help the team where and when needed to get the job done
*A team leader who can positively and productively impact both strategic and tactical finance and administration initiatives
*Ability to influence, guide and engage direct and indirect reports and peers
*Self-reliant, strong problem solver and results-oriented
*Highly motivated, a self-starter and a team player with the ability to work in an extremely fast-paced environment
*Extremely organized and accurate with superb attention to detail
*Corporate tax planning experience a huge asset
*Multi-entity and family office experience is an asset
If you’re picking up what we’re putting down, applying is easy as 1, 2, 3.
*Apply directly on our Corporate Careers Site with your cover letter and resume.
*Take this opportunity to tell us your story and why you’d be a good fit for our team.
Job Type : Full-Time
Location : Victoria, BC
Experience Level : Director