Finance Director


Papaya Global is reinventing global payroll and workforce management. Our automated platform helps companies hire, onboard, manage, and pay people in more than 160 countries. We are looking for a driven, high-energy Finance Director to join the accounting team. 

You will:

  • Provide leadership, direction, and management of the accounting and bookkeeping teams.
  • Leading work with the group external auditor on audit and ad hoc projects
  • Enhance monthly & quarterly reports and financial controls over financial reporting
  • Work closely with the tax and treasury managers to ensure that all regulatory and compliance requirements are met.
  • Implement policies, procedures, and processes to support the company’s scale.
  • Assessing, managing, and minimizing risk.
  • Drive continuous improvement in the company’s financial environment, both from a control and efficiency perspective.
  • At least 10+ years of relevant professional experience in finance/accounting
  • At least 4 years of managerial experience as a Director of finance in a Saas fast-growing company.
  • Managed multiple teams and team leads. Managed managers who supervise employees of the Accounting department. Is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of the department.
  • CPA with bachelor’s degree in accounting, with Big 4 experience
  • Experience working with Priority / NetSuite ERP systems
  • Highest standards of accuracy and precision; highly organized, detail-oriented, and mindful of deadlines
  • Efficient and creative problem-solver, comfortable with ambiguity, complexity, and nuance
  • Ability to work independently, self-learn, and adapt to a fast-changing environment
  • Able to take ownership of fast-paced projects with rapidly shifting priorities, managing them through to completion with patience, flexibility, and passion
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills, and a high level of integrity
  • Excellent English – writing and verbal skills

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