Finance Manager

Yay Lunch - Multiple Locations or Remote - Full time

We are Yay Lunch, a new business concept with the mission to provide healthy food for kids away from home, beginning with school lunches. Our mission is simple: deliver delicious, healthy lunches made by local vendors to kids at school in an easy, reliable, cost-effective way for parents. How do we do it? We curate menus with local vendors in each market, families order online, and we deliver fresh lunches daily to kids at school. Easy!

Since launching a pilot in the 2017 / 18 school year, we have expanded rapidly. We currently have operations in the DC Metro area; Baltimore, Maryland; Richmond, Norfolk and Charlottesville, Virginia; Atlanta, Georgia and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. We have aggressive growth plans backed by experienced venture capital partners, and we are excited about our prospects!

We’re a startup which means we are agile, outgoing, quick on our feet, and eternally positive. We are a remote and distributed company, so we are open to new team members working remotely, within our markets: Virginia, Maryland, DC, Georgia, Pennsylvania, and New York. In this role, we would expect there to be minimal travel, but we do meet live monthly as a leadership team, and market visits are encouraged.

About the Role:

As the Head of Finance, you will be responsible for overseeing the finance and accounting functions of the business. Your responsibilities will include:

Developing and managing the annual budget process across departments

Reporting financial performance and providing insights to the leadership team

Creating and managing the long-term business model for external consumption

Providing routine and bespoke financial analysis to improve our decision making

In addition, you will also:

Determine the best accounting / financial system and implementManage our quarterly and annual closing process with our accountants

Manage all finance and accounting processes, including Accounts Payable, banking relationships, treasury function, etc.

This is a senior role in the company and you will have general leadership responsibilities as well as functional responsibilities. To that end, you will participate in leadership meetings, provide thought leadership on the direction of the company, and support other business leaders in their decision-making process.

To be successful in this role, we are looking for a candidate who:

Has 5+ years experience in finance and accounting

Has built complex financial models and managed a cross-functional budget process

Has knowledge of accounting processes

Has had a leadership role in finance or accounting

Experience in a venture-backed startup a plus

In addition, a successful candidate will be:

Detail-oriented and supremely organized

A strong verbal and written communicator

A team player, with an understanding of different stakeholders responsibilities

Flexible to grow with the business

Comfortable with ambiguity and with creating tools and processes to build a path to success for the department

We pride ourselves on being a good employer, and to that end we provide:

Salary: $65,000

Health, dental, vision, and life insurance

Remote, flexible, and family-friendly environment

Significant support structures, on-the-ground training, & coaching from corporate team members

Opportunity for advancement

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Charlottesville, Virginia
Fairfax, Virginia
Rockville, Maryland
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Raleigh, North Carolina



Experience Level

Mid Level

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