Chief Financial Officer – PROOF

PROOF is a fast-paced and growing venture capital fund family with roughly $400 million of capital raised since mid-2016. We raise capital and form new entities on a regular basis to invest in later-stage successful businesses, most of which will eventually go public or be purchased by other companies. We are seeking a candidate to serve as our Chief Financial Officer (after 22 years our current CFO requested to step into the Director of Finance role). The CFO is responsible for all accounting, financial reporting, HR, audit and tax, and is also responsible in part for investor relations and compliance. We rely on our CFO for sound advice on a number of subject matters and to be the point person for maintaining the structural integrity of our financial operations. The CFO is an integral member of the firm’s management team and will collaborate on strategic planning for current and future PROOF endeavors.

Here at PROOF, we currently manage just over 100 entities: a mix of 3 venture capital funds (7 entities), 3 general partnerships, 1 management company, 5 master entities, 32 Fund special purpose vehicles, and 56 co-investment special purpose vehicles. The CFO is primarily responsible for those entities and will work closely with our staff and Carta (our fund administrator) to produce timely and accurate quarterly/annual reporting, 6 annual audit reports, and 1 annual SEC filing (Form ADV Part 1). On the tax side the CFO is responsible for managing the timely and accurate production of over 2,000 annual (Read more...)