Submittable Jobs - Director of Finance

Submittable is seeking a Director of Finance to join our rapidly growing team in Missoula, Montana. The company was started in 2010 by a novelist, a musician, and a filmmaker who all also happened to be engineers. The company’s submission management platform is used by 10,000+ clients in over 63 countries, including National Geographic, Airbnb, SpaceX, Apple, Amazon, MIT, TEDx, and the Brooklyn Arts Council. Our network of submitters is currently 2.5 million globally and the software is used by over a million people every month.  Inc. magazine recently named Submittable as #1667 in their list of the nation’s 5,000 fastest-growing companies. Submittable is a company of 70+ valued and thriving employees with diverse backgrounds and interests. This is a full-time position and reports to the Chief Strategy & Marketing Officer.

The Director of Finance responsibilities include:

  • Develop, implement, and continuously improve financial reporting and accounting for the company
  • Lead the transition of financial/business operations from SaaSOptics to Netsuite
  • Oversee planning, budgeting, and forecasting. Maintain sound fiscal policies and disciplines
  • Conduct analytics to improve business performance
  • Drive strategy projects to identify revenue opportunities and cost savings/efficiencies
  • Partner with the CEO and Chief Strategy & Marketing Officer on initiatives to raise venture capital
  • Participate in any potential acquisition evaluations and discussions
  • Effectively lead and develop ~2 team members

An ideal candidate will have these qualities and experience at a minimum:

  • 7+ years in finance/financial planning 
  • Proven problem-solving, analytical, and strategic skills
  • Comfort with both big picture thinking and detailed operational activities requiring him/her to roll up the sleeves
  • Excellent project management and communication skills 
  • Passion and a desire to work for a dynamic tech startup with great potential

Additional, helpful experience includes:

  • Financial management for a SaaS company 
  • Knowledge of capital raises and/or acquisitions

About Submittable:  Based in Missoula, Montana, Submittable’s office is 1 block from surfing and kayaking, 7 miles from skiing, and 5 miles from wilderness hiking. If you’re not into sports or the outdoors, many of us have other interests, too—our team includes professional musicians, accomplished artists, published writers, and former chefs. Our average "commute" time is 10 minutes, with many staff biking or walking to our office in downtown Missoula. Housing costs ¼ to ⅓ that of NYC and SF (10% of Submittable employees are first-time home buyers). The average TSA wait time at Missoula International Airport is 1-3 minutes.  We offer highly-competitive benefits for full-time employees, including:

  • Health insurance, 401K, and optional HSA and DCA accounts
  • Flexible hours, including flexible vacations and sick leave
  • Generous paid parental leave policy for mothers, fathers, and adoptive parents and an upcoming daycare center
  • Discounted fitness memberships, personal development stipends, and book purchase reimbursement
  • Involvement in community outreach programs for all employees, including company volunteer outings at local nonprofits
  • Fully-stocked kitchens with complimentary snacks and beverages for all employees

As a product used globally, we're very motivated to hire and support employees who are representative of different and diverse backgrounds and experiences, including but not limited to diversity of ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender, religion, ability, culture, and socioeconomics.

Thank you for your interest.