Optimove is a global marketing tech company, recognized as a Leader by Forrester and a Challenger by Gartner. We work with some of the world's most exciting brands, such as Papa John's, Staples, and Entain, who love our thought-provoking combination of art and science. With a strong product, a proven business, and the DNA of a vibrant, fast-growing startup, we're on the cusp of our next growth spurt. It's the perfect time to join our team of ~400 thinkers and doers across NYC, LDN, TLV, and other locations, where 2 of every 3 managers were promoted from within. Growing your career with Optimove is basically guaranteed. 


We are looking for a highly skilled and motivated professional to join our team as the VP Finance. As the VP Finance, you will play a crucial role in driving the company's financial success and ensuring compliance with legal requirements. This position reports directly to the CEO and will be a vital member of the executive management team.


  1. Financial Strategy and Planning:
    • Develop and execute the company's financial strategy in alignment with the overall business objectives.
    • Oversee financial planning, budgeting, and forecasting processes to ensure accurate and timely financial reporting.
    • Provide financial insights and recommendations to guide decision-making at the executive and board level.
    • Identify areas for cost optimization and revenue enhancement to support sustainable growth.
  2. Financial Management:
    • Lead financial analysis, reporting, and control activities to monitor and assess the company's financial performance.
    • Implement best practices in financial management and accounting to ensure compliance with regulatory standards and optimization of resources.
    • Monitor cash flow and capital management to support operational needs and long-term investments.
  3. Legal Compliance:
    • Oversee all legal matters related to the company's operations, contracts, and agreements.
    • Ensure compliance with relevant laws, regulations, and industry standards.
    • Collaborate with external legal counsel when required to address complex legal issues.
  4. Team Leadership and Development:
    • Build and lead a high-performing finance and legal team, providing mentorship, guidance, and development opportunities.
    • Foster a culture of accountability, professionalism, and continuous improvement within the department.
  5. Stakeholder Management:
    • Collaborate closely with the CEO and other members of the executive management team to provide financial insights and support strategic decision-making.
    • Work with the board of directors to present financial performance, forecasts, and strategic plans, and address any financial concerns or inquiries they may have.
  6. Audit and Compliance:
    • Oversee financial audits and coordinate with external auditors to ensure accurate and timely completion of audit processes.
    • Maintain a robust internal control environment to safeguard company assets and prevent fraudulent activities.
  7. Global Operations and M&As:
    • Utilize experience in a global company to navigate international financial and legal landscapes, addressing any challenges or opportunities that arise.
    • Participate in mergers and acquisitions (M&As) or similar corporate finance activities, conducting due diligence and financial evaluations to support the company's growth strategy.



  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, or related field. MBA or CPA qualification is a plus.
  • Proven experience (typically 10+ years) in finance and accounting leadership roles, preferably within technology or SaaS companies.
  • Strong understanding of financial principles, budgeting, and forecasting.
  • Experience in a global company, with a track record of navigating complex financial environments and diverse regulatory frameworks.
  • Demonstrated experience in mergers and acquisitions (M&As) or similar corporate finance activities.
  • Solid knowledge of legal and regulatory compliance relevant to the technology industry.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and develop high-performing teams.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to translate financial data into strategic insights.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Detail-oriented and proactive approach to work, with a focus on continuous improvement.

Joining Optimove as the VP of Finance and Legal presents an exciting opportunity to play a pivotal role in shaping the company's financial strategy, engaging with the board of directors, participating in global operations, and contributing to M&A activities. If you are a results-oriented, strategic thinker with experience in a global context and a passion for finance and legal excellence, we invite you to apply and contribute to our journey of growth and success.

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