Fluent VP of Accounting, Controls & SEC Reporting in New York, New York
Fluent, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLNT) is a global data-driven performance marketing company and trusted growth partner for leading brands. Experts in creating value for consumers, Fluent leverages its consumer database, digital media portfolio, and proprietary data science and technology to deliver outcome-based solutions for marketers. Founded in 2010, the company is headquartered in New York City.
As our business has continued to scale and establish itself in the public markets following the spin-off of its former parent company in 2018, we are looking to recruit a seasoned and passionate VP of Accounting, Controls, and SEC Reporting with prior public company experience. The VP of Accounting, Controls, and SEC Reporting will lead the Accounting function generally and, importantly, provide leadership and mentoring for an engaged millennial team of 10. Developing a “high performance team” will be an integral part of the role. The VP of Accounting, Controls, and SEC Reporting will report directly to the CFO.
Fluent is a public company with a “start-up” culture. If you have an entrepreneurial spirit, get excited about building and developing teams, systems and processes, and have a burning desire to be part of a winning team where you can truly accelerate great missions, we want to meet you.
Lead, develop, motivate and inspire an engaged millennial team of 10 reports
Prepare and review financial statements and internal reporting package
Manage quarterly close process and oversee SEC reporting function
Manage third-party providers (public audit, internal audit, tax, valuation, etc)
Oversee Treasury function and share-based compensation matters
Monitor payroll processing and incentive compensation
Prior public company experience desired
Positive, “can-do”, hands-on approach to challenges
Demonstrated ability to create scalable processes with strong controls
CPA with excellent GAAP accounting knowledge
ERP implementation experience
Excellent organization, leadership and communication skills
At Fluent, we like what we do, and we like who we do it with. Our team is a tight-knit crew of go-getters; we love to celebrate our successes! In addition, we offer a fully stocked kitchen, catered breakfast and lunch, and our office manager keeps the calendar stocked with activity-filled events. When we’re not eating, working out, or planning parties, Fluent folks can be found participating in recreational sports leagues, networking with She Runs It, and bonding with across teams during quarterly outings to baseball games, fancy dinners, and pizza-making classes. And we have all the practical benefits, too…
Ample career and professional growth opportunities
New Headquarters with an open floor plan to drive collaboration
Health, dental, and vision insurance
Pre-tax savings plans and transit/parking programs
401K with competitive employer match
Volunteer and philanthropic activities throughout the year
Educational and social events
The amazing opportunity to work for a high-flying performance marketing company!
Salary Range: $200,000 to $240,000 - The base salary range represents the low and high end of the Fluent salary range for this position. Actual salaries will vary depending on factors including but not limited to location, experience, and performance.
Fluent participates in the E-Verify Program. As a participating employer, Fluent, LLC will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. Fluent, LLC follows all federal regulations including those set forth by The Office of Special Counsel for Immigration-Related Unfair Employment Practices (OSC). The OSC enforces the anti-discrimination provision (§ 274B) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA), 8 U.S.C. § 1324b.