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VP of Finance

VP of Finance

Business Unit 
Wedgewood Corporate
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-CA-Redondo Beach
Category 
Accounting/Finance
Job ID 
2017-1551

More information about this job

Wedgewood is currently seeking a Vice President of Finance!  Our company specializes in the purchase, rehab, and resale of single family homes (acquiring and selling REOs, foreclosures, and other distressed properties). Founded in 1985, Wedgewood has grown into a diversified, vertically integrated company, expanding its business footprint to include residential rehabilitation, non-performing notes, property management, private lending, brokerage, escrow, and more. Over the past 30 years, our company has built a longstanding reputation for its assorted multidisciplinary endeavors.

What you'll do

The VP of Finance manages all short- and long-term financial planning while providing Senior Management with analysis on profitability of existing business segments and new opportunities as identified and or requested. Oversees consolidated and segment reporting, focused on providing timely insights in the form of operational and financial data to assist business unit managers in operational decision-making. Manages preparation of presentations to Executive Management, Advisory Board, and Investors. Responsible for content creation, clear and concise presentation, timely delivery and accuracy of all reports. Manages budgeting and forecast cycle and develops/maintains metrics relevant to the business.  Works with Accounting to sync accounting with forecasting & reporting, and works with IT and business units to streamline and automate reporting.  Works closely with Capital Markets on capital raises.

 

  • Manage team responsible for evaluating opportunities to improve business unit performance, including the preparation of complex financial models (capital planning and budgeting based on relative return and risk profiles, feasibility studies, etc.) to evaluate new and existing business opportunities
  • Oversee the operation of the department data processing system and analyze and recommend data processing alternatives to upgrade business intelligence systems
  • Supervise and train assigned personnel to ensure development of their full work potential
  • Work with business unit and senior management to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the Company's budget and forecasting processes
  • Lead development of the annual operating budget, long-term strategic plan as well as monthly and quarterly deliverables and forecasts
  • Develop presentations that communicate the Company's financial goals, operating results, historical trends, etc. to the Company's senior management team
  • Review financial and operating results with management to ensure the Company and business units meet or exceed financial targets
  • Analyze trends in key performance indicators and performance vs peer/industry benchmarks, identifying and communicating key business risks and opportunities

What you'll need

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance; MBA and/or CPA preferred but not required;
  • 15+ years of hands-on accounting managerial experience
  • Financial Management
  • GAAP Proficiency
  • Institutional Investor Capital Raise & Reporting
  • Business Intelligence System Implementation
  • Mortgage and/or Real Estate Industry Experience Preferred
  • Technical Capacity
  • Performance Management
  • Business Acumen

What's in it for you

Wedgewood offers our team members a competitive compensation, 401K, and traditional benefits like medical, dental, and vision. We also have many additional perks:

 

  • Company Sponsored Outings: Past events have included sporting events, happy hours, parking lot BBQs, bowling and bocce ball tournaments, office theme parties, and more.
  • Vacation Homes: Thirteen vacation properties for employees to utilize in various locations in California, Utah, Colorado, and Nevada.  
  • In-house Investment Programs: Participate in the growth and profitability of the company through our in-house investment programs. We also offer home ownership & loan programs.
  • Contribute to Your Community: Through our volunteer service, sustainable initiatives, charitable giving, and work with local universities, Wedgewood provides opportunities throughout the year for its employees to give back to the community for the greater good.

 

Wedgewood occupies 50,000 square feet in a state of the art headquarters in Redondo Beach, California and was named Company of the Year by the city in 2015. We also have multiple locations around the country. Wedgewood is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. We look forward to hearing from you!

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