Director of Finance
Location: HQ, Remote
Armorblox Mission & Values

Helping organizations communicate more securely over email and other cloud office applications Armorblox's values are: Customers Come First, Demonstrate Selfless Excellence, Continuous Meaningful Achievements, Interact With Empathy and Take Pride In Ownership

Challenge the status quo

Armorblox is a cybersecurity innovator that helps organizations communicate more securely over email and other cloud office applications using Natural Language Understanding (NLU). The Armorblox platform connects over APIs and analyzes thousands of signals to understand the context of communications and protect people and data from compromise.

Tens of thousands of organizations use Armorblox to stop Business Email Compromise (BEC) and targeted phishing attacks, protect sensitive PII and PCI, and automate remediation of user-reported email threats.

Armorblox was featured in the 2019 Forbes AI 50 list and was named a 2020 Gartner Cool Vendor in Cloud Office Security. Founded in 2017, Armorblox is headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA and backed by General Catalyst and Next47.

We are looking for a dynamic Finance leader to lead the Armorblox Finance team and work in tandem with Leadership in owning business goals and results where appropriate.  This role will serve as a financial adviser (mini-CFO) to Armorblox’s leadership team and will work with all internal and international stakeholders in defining our Finance budgets, processes, tools and metrics. This role will lead a lean, highly efficient team that prides itself on being strategic, quantitative, and data-oriented. If you have a strong background in corporate financial management, an affinity for start-ups, have international exposure, and a desire to roll up your sleeves and build a function, this is the perfect opportunity.

Responsibilities

  • Manage forecasting and budgets that support Armorblox’s operating needs and set clearly defined goals and operational plans for the next year
  • Develop a Long Range Plan that supports Armorblox’s strategic vision as well as the Company’s long-term mission and financial future
  • Ensure that the team has the financial information it needs to deliver on key financial goals
  • Provide accurate ongoing forecasts to ensure that we understand revenue trends and how resources are being deployed
  • Oversee the quarterly close reporting that demonstrates a deep understanding of the company and provides clear explanations and accountability for variances
  • Support Armorblox’s leadership, specifically on strategy and business decision making
  • Communicate Armorblox’s business performance to Leadership and the Board of Directors
  • Close the books accurately for the company and all subsidiaries  
  • Safeguard company resources and assets
  • Implement business/product initiatives appropriately
  • Experience

  • Bachelor's or Masters Degree in Finance, Accounting or related field
  • 7+ years' experience in Finance, FP&A, consulting, investment banking, business strategy, business operations and/or analytics
  • Start-up experience at a high-growth startup
  • Experience with SaaS
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to drive alignment by building trust and credibility across all levels of the organization
  • Experience leading, developing, and building teams
  • Working cross functionally across global teams
  • Experience in a data-driven environment
  • Proven track record of collaborating with cross-functional teams including Product and Engineering, Analytics, and Finance and Accounting
  • Proven track record in evaluating business decisions, including identifying gaps or business needs, and proposing and implementing solutions
  • Experience managing multiple concurrent projects and driving initiatives in a cross-functional environment
  • Proven Excel and Google Sheets skills
  • Experience with Quickbooks 
  • Experience with system and tool implementation and learning new financial software and technologies.
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and strong analytical, decision making, project management, planning and organizational skills
  • Plus

  • Investor Relations experience 
  • International Finance experience, primarily in India

  • Our People are our most important asset.
    We believe in recruiting the best talent that enhances our culture, embodies our values and empowers Armorblox. We center our programs and initiatives around our People and are committed to an inclusive and diverse team through programs and initiatives, equal pay, competitive benefits, and more.

    Armorblox is an equal opportunity employer. 
    We do not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran, genetic information, marital status or any other legally protected status.

    Working at Armorblox

    Overall Culture Score

    4.4/5

    CEO Score

    Dhananjay Sampath
    Top
    5%

    Dhananjay Sampath
    Top 5% of Similar Sized Companies in the United States

    Awards

    Reviews from current employees

    Freedom to do things your way is one of the many great things at Armorblox. Zero micromanagement. They care about employees so much.
    My team is always there to hold my back and really help me up when I am stuck.
    Management believes in every single employee.

    Diversity at Armorblox

    Top
    25%

    Gender Score

    As rated by current employees on Comparably

    Top
    35%

    Diversity Score

    As rated by current employees on Comparably

    Perks and Benefits

    Health & Wellness
    Dental Insurance
    Vision Insurance
    Health Insurance
    Life Insurance
    Paid Time Off
    PTO / Vacation Policy
    Paid Holidays
    Maternity / Paternity Leave
    Financial Benefits
    401K / Retirement Plan
    Employee Stock Purchase Plan
    Tuition Reimbursement
    Office Perks
    Free Food
    Work From Home Policy
    Company Social Outings
    Legal Assistance

    eNPS

    72
    eNPS Score
    79%Promoters
    14%Passive
    7%Detractors

    Armorblox's Employee Net Promoter Score (eNPS) is 72, as rated by 43 employees. This means 79% of Armorblox employees would encourage their friends to become coworkers today.

    5 Cool Reasons to Work at Armorblox

    1. We believe our People are our greatest asset. We create mindful programs that elevate our employees.
    2. Feedback is a foundational pillar of our Company Culture. Feedback drives us, we are committed to it
    3. Our Company Culture is build upon transparency
    4. We are a team. We are one unit marching towards common goals and enjoy working with each other.
    5. There are endless opportunities to grow, be autonomous, and learn.