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Global Financial Controller

Switch Automation

Switch Automation

Accounting & Finance
Denver, CO, USA
Posted on Monday, May 29, 2023


Job Title: Global Financial Controller

Reporting To: CEO

Direct Reports: Finance and People team (currently 3 persons)

Location: Denver office

Role Overview

The Financial Controller for a growing 5-10M growth SaaS business based in Denver will be responsible for providing financial leadership and strategic direction to the company. The position will report to the CEO and be a key member of the leadership team. The role will be responsible for managing the financial operations and human resources of the company, including accounting, budgeting, forecasting, and financial analysis.


  • Develop and implement financial strategies that align with the company's overall goals and objectives
  • Manage and oversee the timely delivery of monthly accounting, budgeting, treasury and forecasting processes
  • Ensure that effective internal controls are in place and ensure compliance with accounting standards, applicable regulatory laws, Ethical standards and rules for financial and tax reporting
  • Review and negotiation on all contracts
  • Prepare and present financial reports to the CEO, leadership team, and board of directors
  • Lead fundraising efforts, including preparing materials, presentations, and negotiations with investors
  • Provide leadership and mentorship to the finance and accounting team
  • Deliver all Insurance, taxation and annual accounting requirements across four jurisdictions.
  • Human resource function for a diverse team


  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in a startup or high-growth company
  • Experience in SaaS industry is a plus
  • Bachelor's degree in finance ,with accounting focus
  • CPA or MBA preferred
  • Strong understanding of accounting principles and financial analysis
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to think strategically and provide financial insights to inform decision making
  • Strong leadership and management skills
  • Must have contract experience
  • Strong technology skills


  • $150,000 per year plus equity in the company


Switch Automation is head quartered in Denver CO. We prefer this role is located in our head office. For the right candidate, we can provide visa for Australian passport-holders to relocate to Denver for up to 4 years.