Director of Finance

Remote - New York, NY

We are looking for a highly organized and analytical individual to oversee our companies short and long-term financial health.

OpenSponsorship is the largest digital marketplace making it easy for brands to partner with athletes. We have 15,000+ athletes across 160 sports (including over 50% of the NFL and NBA) and support clients like Walmart, Sperry, FanDuel, and ESPN. We recently closed a $4.5M growth round, and are backed by NBA team owners, athletes, notable VCs, and world class accelerators.

We are hiring remotely in the U.S., offer a great compensation package, company provided healthcare, 401K, generous holidays AND a supportive team and an amazing product and mission to get behind. Our company values are accessibility, transparency and education -- and we live this outward when thinking about customers, and inwards when considering our own culture. We are a diverse & passionate team that’s working to democratize the global sports marketing industry.

Who you are:

  • An organized, internally motivated and positive person, excited to join and help grow in a remote start up environment

  • Proficient in excel, data analysis and financial reporting

  • Adaptive, ‘quick on your feet’ thinker

  • Hard-working and motivated to meet & exceed performance goals

  • Fast learner who excels in a fast-paced and fluid startup environment

  • Ideally have been through a fundraising process for a tech startup 

Your qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience in finance, internal operations, or a relevant field

  • Experience in finance - building financial models, managing accounts, revenue recognition and preparing financial statements 

  • Excellent communication (verbal, written, and presentation) and interpersonal skills (positive and personable)

  • Proven success in analyzing and reporting on financial performance 

  • Preferred but not required - Experience working at a fast growing technology startup

  • Preferred but not required - Experience managing investors and preparing materials for investor updates and board meetings

What you’ll be doing: 

  • Oversee all financial operations at OpenSponsorship

  • Lead the annual budget development process, monitor expenditures and variances, and proactively update income and expense projects 

  • Set team goals alongside the executive team and report monthly on performance of full team KPIs

  • Managing and reporting on P&L of the company and individual teams

  • Managing burn rate and reporting on health of company to CEO

  • Calculate and distribute team commission and oversee the payroll process

  • Manage annual audit process and serve as liaison - is this accurate for us

  • Prepare financial reports and presentations to the board alongside the executive team

  • Helping the CEO to plan for future fundraising events

  • Perform all balance sheet reconciliations and prepare month-end close

  • Develop and implement operational policies and procedures to increase the team productivity

    Salary Range: $100,000-120,000

OpenSponsorship provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. This position is fully remote, requires no physical demands, and is eligible for flexible accommodations.