Finance Manager

Location: San Diego, California - Hybrid
Category: Accounting & Finance
Employment Type: Direct Hire
Job ID: 5183
Date Posted: 08/02/2022

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About the Opportunity:

Sayva Solutions' finance and accounting practice is growing, and we have an exciting opportunity for a Finance Manager to make an immediate impact. You will be a key contributor and will be joining a high performing team in a stable, public company.


  • Help manage the financial planning processes including annual budget setting, monthly forecasts, creation and monitoring of financial goals, and setting long term plans
  • Create financial forecasts based on solid understanding of GAAP
  • Demonstrate a clear understanding of cash flows and accruals related to complexities of long-term, multiple performance obligation contracts under ASC 606
  • Support contract negotiations and product pricing decisions
  • Analyze complex financial and operational data, provide accurate and timely
  • recommendations to company leadership for decision making
  • Support financings, M&A activity, and minority investment activities, including creation of marketing materials and data room management
  • Support accounting, treasury, equity, and tax activities, including monthly close processes
  • Analyze current and past trends in key performance indicators including revenue, cost of sales, expenses, capital expenditures and SaaS based KPIs; analyze and report on financial and operating trends and explain causes of variances and offer recommendations to minimize those variances
  • Collaborate with IT management in the selection, development, implementation, maintenance, and training of business intelligence tools across the company
  • Collaborate with executive leadership and departmental leaders to develop and implement recommendations for ongoing and annual planning processes
  • You have a demonstrated record of working hard, being a trustworthy teammate, holding yourself and others to high standards, and being kind to others
  • Projects that you might work on:
  • Leading Finance initiatives and championing the roll out and implementation of new finance tools
  • Creating financial presentations for the Board, investors, and executive level superiors and driving discussion and analysis for key decisions regarding business initiatives
  • Supporting business case justification for Program Management and assessing Product/Program/Project resource needs
  • Turning data analysis into actionable insights that drive the corporate goals and overall company growth


  • MBA in Business, Accounting, or Finance
  • At least 5 years of relevant Finance experience to include:

Progressive financial analysis and planning experience including corporate FP&A responsibility

  • Strong understanding of US GAAP accounting and how it applies to financial planning and analysis
  • Demonstrated experience taking ownership of measuring and reporting performance
  • Strong experience building financial models in excel
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience (preferably in Business/Accounting/Finance)
  • Experience with high-growth technology or investment banking
  • Experience with Cost Point, Salesforce and/or similar systems
  • You are a creative and strategic thinker with the ability to think outside the box
  • You are patient, you are kind, you have poise, and you don’t shy away from delivering excellent work even while facing tight deadlines
  • You have a demonstrated record of working hard, being a trustworthy teammate, holding yourself and others to high standards, and being kind to others
  • You are detail-oriented and able to manage multiple projects simultaneously, prioritize workload effectively, and thrive in a dynamic environment
  • Excellent communication and project management skills

About Sayva: Sayva Solutions is an accounting, finance, and technology professional services firm whose focus is on long term relationships created through teamwork and doing what is in the best interest of others. By working with Sayva to identify your next career move, you will get the benefit of working with an experienced team who not only has a strong network of trusted clients, but expertise in the markets, and functions, we serve. We can provide insight on what your market value is, what companies have to offer, and what opportunities align best with your professional and personal goals. We are your trusted advisor throughout your search process and can help ensure you are prepared for interviews, have the information to make the best decisions, and receive a strong offer to land you that perfect job. Making a career move is not easy and can be stressful; Sayva can be your partner in making the process smooth, transparent, and rewarding.