|Title:||VP of Finance|
|Location:||MN - Minneapolis|
BridgeTower Media is one of the country’s leading business-to-business media companies, covering legal, financial, real estate, home/living and government affairs sectors with more than 40 print and digital publications in more than 22 different U.S. markets.
Beyond its high quality and trusted journalism, BridgeTower also provides a broad range of business and marketing services, including research and data, custom publishing, lead generation, marketing and advertising, and events. BridgeTower Media is the business-to-business media division of Gatehouse Media, the largest publisher of daily newspapers in the United States.
We are seeking an experienced financial professional for our VP of Finance role. Reporting to the CEO, the VP of Finance is an integral member of the leadership team at BridgeTower and is responsible for accounting, AR and FP&A. Ideally, this position will be located in Minneapolis, MN; however the incumbent may also be located in Somerset, NJ.
In this critical position, you are responsible for BridgeTower’s accounting and reporting activities in accordance with GAAP and SOX requirements. You will manage the preparation and ongoing monitoring of the budget and are responsible for ensuring accurate forecasts. You will provide strategic financial leadership and support on the evaluation of potential acquisitions and recommend and lead new efforts to improve financial performance. You recommend and develop policies, procedures and systems to meet company objectives. You will build, develop and manage BridgeTower’s finance team. You will oversee the multiple billing systems within our organization and work to realize efficiencies and streamline our processes and systems across our division. You are BridgeTower’s liaison with GateHouse Media’s finance function, translating corporate initiatives to actionable objectives.
The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in finance or accounting (MBA preferred) and 10 years of experience leading finance teams. This position requires a nimble, well-reasoned decision-maker who is an excellent communicator and mentor.
We offer a competitive compensation package and a comprehensive benefits program.BridgeTower Media and all subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and value diversity in our workplace.