Crimson Hexagon is the global leader in consumer insights from social media data. Powered by patented technology and an in-house data library of more than 1 trillion posts, Crimson Hexagon’s platform helps hundreds of brands and agencies answer critical business questions through the insights derived from social data. Clients include leading global organizations such as General Mills, Starbucks, Paramount Pictures, Anheuser-Busch InBev, Adidas and Twitter, and leading agencies such as TBWA, VML, BBDO, Saatchi & Saatchi, Ogilvy, Edelman and Digitas. We’re a high growth software company headquartered in Boston with offices in Chicago, New York, San Francisco and London.
The CFO will be responsible for the overall direction and administration of Crimson Hexagon’s corporate treasury, controllership, tax, internal audit, information technology and regulatory functions. He/she will be a strategic advisor and business partner to the CEO and senior management on financial and business issues.
The CFO will be expected to work closely with the CEO and senior management on a variety of strategic business and financial issues. These include ongoing communications and reporting, capital investment analysis, business unit profitability, merger, acquisition and other partnership initiatives, approving contracts with both vendors and customers and any necessary refinancing or capital markets activities.
The ideal candidate will be both an outstanding finance professional and forward thinking business person. This individual will be expected to lead the development of strategic plans and make meaningful contributions outside of his/her immediate area of expertise. The executive will have a strategic orientation who can act as an advisor and thought partner. Crimson Hexagon is a global business and consequently ideal candidates will have international experience and an appreciation for the nuances of working across multiple geographies. Knowledge of how business is conducted on a global scale and the ability to provide financial support and expertise to business units operating in multiple geographies is preferred.
*This role is based in Boston office only*
*This job description is not intended to be and should not be construed as an all- inclusive list of all the responsibilities and working conditions of the position. While it is intended to accurately reflect the position activities and requirements, management reserves the right to modify, add or remove duties and assign other duties as necessary.