Vice President, Global Accounting Operations

Posted Jan 26

VP, Global Accounting Operations

Fastly is looking for a proven accounting operations leader to lead and enhance our day-to-day operations. From building and leading multiple teams to developing world class systems and processes, our VP, Global Accounting Operations will play a key role in the efficiency and effectiveness of our business and prepare these teams to scale with Fastlys growth. This person will report directly to the CFO and will lead our Accounts Payable, Revenue Operations, Global Payroll, and Stock Administration teams. Are you excited to lead, build, and optimize systems and processes and develop an extraordinary team If so, wed love for you to apply

What Youll Do

  • Lead Accounts Payable, Revenue Operations, International Bookkeeping, Global Payroll, and Stock Administration teams
    • The VP, Global Accounting Operations will work closely with Fastlys Controller who is responsible for accounting policy and reporting.
  • Evaluate and optimize our systems and processes, striving for automation, scalability, and accuracy, ultimately leading to outstanding customer service for our internal partners
  • As a critical leader, the VP, Global Accounting Operations will build relationships and partner with departments to provide data and insights to help managers run the company and make effective decisions
  • Actively coach and build a high-achieving, collaborative team by leading and managing by example and playing an active role in the recruitment of new talent; create an inspiring vision for your team as Fastly enters its next chapter of growth
  • Build and execute on metrics for measuring results and lead your teams towards consistent improvement of them
  • Provide leadership and strategic vision for scaling the team and our financial infrastructure to stay ahead of the growing demands of our high-growth business
  • Rely on a combination of analysis, wisdom, experience, and judgement to make sound decisions, even in the absence of complete information
  • Manage, hire, develop and coach a team of professionals to improve their skills and develop their capabilities

What Were Looking For

  • A leader with a clear sense of ownership and vision
  • A proven hands-on and collaborative leader with a proven track record for scaling teams, systems, and processes
  • A positive approach to leadership and mentorship
  • A deep understanding of industry best practices
  • 10+ years of experience leading accounting operations for a publicly traded company
  • Bachelors or Masters degree in finance or accounting required
  • Positive attitude with a willingness to go above and beyond for your team and your business partners
  • CPA designation required

Misc Info For This Position:

Remote Mix: 100% Remote

Position Level: Executive

Job Type: Full-Time

Regional Restrictions: USA Only

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San Francisco,CA
United States


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