Director of Finance

About CONSTANTOur mission is to make this world a safer place. We do work that matters, that has the potential to save lives, and that makes a difference. We take care of our people and are deeply committed to providing a platform for our team members to thrive. Our core values of integrity, service, quality, team, and gratitude are at the heart of everything we do.CONSTANT is an award-winning disaster and crisis management consulting firm. We bring a tenured history of helping clients across all levels of government and the private sector prepare for catastrophic disasters and acts of terrorism. We have an enviable client base that spans private and public sectors-from Federal, state, and local government agencies to the world of entertainment, healthcare, and other commercial customers.Learn more about CONSTANT here: www.constantassociates.comAbout Your PositionCONSTANT is seeking an experienced Director of Finance to help us take our growth to the next level. We are a small, rapidly expanding company with a proven track record of delivering high-quality services to our clients. If you are an experienced financial professional with Federal, state, and local experience and are looking to grow with an innovative team where you can make an immediate impact and want a supportive, collaborative, and flexible work environment-we’re the place for you!This Is What You’ll DoYou will lead all facets of Finance, serve as a key member and advisor to our Executive Leadership Team, interface with high-level partners and our Board of Advisors, and report directly to our CEO. Duties include:Monitor and cultivate the financial health of the company by producing monthly, quarterly, and annual reports and/or dashboards that paint a clear picture and inform strategic decision-making. This includes AR, AP, payroll oversight, cashflow, backlog, PL/BS, etc.Enhance our financial planning and analysis function by owning and leading superior company-wide planning, budgeting, forecasting, and KPIs. Drive internal financial expectations and accountability across the organization.Empower sound financial decision-making across the organization through critical financial analysis on company operations across portfolios and services, compared to industry benchmarks.Provide expert advice on decisions that have significant impacts on company finances, such as acquisition planning, investments, major Federal or commercial bids, and financial strategies and partnerships.Develop, maintain, and expand scalable processes and procedures for financial functions including budget tracking for complex Federal government projects, audit preparation, and systems integration.Ensure thorough and year-round positioning for tax liabilities and mitigation strategies, insurance, and overall risk.Work with the Business Development and Operations teams to develop pricing for Federal and large state and local opportunities and ensure compliance with FAR regulations and solicitation requirements, including collaborating with partners and subcontractors on rates and costs.Advise on pricing strategies to ensure maximization of gross and net profit margins. Closely track and identify ways to reduce our multiplier and streamline OH and GA costs.Communicate financial information and priorities in a way that is accessible and connected to the company’s mission and core values.Qualifications, Skills, and CharacteristicsRequiredBachelors plus 15+ years of finance, business, and accounting experience.8+ years of management/leadership experience.Government contracting (Federal & State) experience, DCAA knowledge, and familiarity with FAR & CAS.Experience working in a professional services/consulting organization.Experience with Federal contracting pricing.Demonstrated success in managing financial systems, improving productivity, growing a business efficiently, developing/mentoring talent and being a trusted advisor/influencer to senior leadership.Highest level of integrity and ability to communicate in a professional, honest and straightforward manner to leadership and employees. Must be open to collaboration, feedback, and comfortable with change.Strong desire to be hands-on at a fast-paced, growth company.Comfortable with a high degree of autonomy. Must be able to proactively identify what needs to be done, present suggestions and recommendations to leadership, then take action.Hands on with both strategic and tactical initiatives. Ideal candidates can provide strategic feedback at a high level, but are also willing to “roll up the sleeves” and handle tactical issues based on the needs of the company.Upbeat, self-motivated, entrepreneurial, and humble yet confident disposition.Natural servant leader management style. Proactively contributes to a positive, congenial culture. Perpetuates optimism, gratitude, and trust.Understands that profitability can be achieved while taking care of our people.PreferredCPA or MBA strongly preferred.Experience with GovConPay, Unanet or similar platforms, including implementation.M&A experience.Experience working for and helping expand a small business.Location, Compensation and Benefits100% Remote.Competitive compensation based on the capability of the candidate. Competitive benefits package that includes:Healthcare (for California or stipend)Dental401(k) with Generous Employer MatchEligible for Performance-based BonusTen (10) Paid HolidaysPaid Time OffVolunteer Paid Time OffProfessional DevelopmentWork From Home StipendsShort Term Disability (company paid)Life and AD&D Insurance (company paid)Long Term Disability (company paid)Eligibility for bonuses based on company and individual performanceCONSTANT is certified as an 8(a) and Economically Disadvantaged Woman-Owned Small Business (EDWOSB). We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and provide reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. We value and encourage diversity and solicit applications from all qualified applicants without regard to race; ethnicity; religion; gender; age; national origin; marital status; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; family responsibilities; matriculation; physical or mental disabilities; source of income; political affiliation; genetic information; status as a protected veteran; place of residence or business; or any other characteristic protected by Federal, state, or local law. If you are interested in applying for employment with CONSTANT and need special assistance or an accommodation to apply for the position, please call (386) 888-8327. Determination on requests for reasonable accommodation are made on a case-by-case basis. CONSTANT is a Federal contractor supporting veteran referrals.CONSTANT is also a Great Place To Work certified organization.https://www.greatplacetowork.com/certified-company/7025083We are an E-Verify participating employer.DisclaimerThis job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.JOB CODE: 1000100