Job Description

The Director of Finance for Bonefish Grill is a key role which leads our finance activities for the brand. This individual will be responsible for the annual financial planning, forecasting, reporting, and analysis of financial results for Bonefish. You will leverage a team of analysts, in addition to completing independent analyses on occasion, to understand trends and improve financial results. The Director of Finance will work with our Operations, Marketing, and other cross functional teams to improve business acumen, raise awareness, and influence business outcomes. This individual will be a strategic partner and influential part of the Bonefish leadership team.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES


* Lead the annual planning and quarterly forecasting process for Bonefish and regularly provide interim outlook updates as business trends evolve

* Present monthly/quarterly results to senior and executive leadership focusing on critical events, trends, and potential risks and opportunities utilizing the appropriate level of detail

* Serve as a strategic thought partner and resource to the key functional areas of the brand

* Guide decision making by leveraging an expert knowledge of business trends and help the leadership team to appropriately prioritize

* Provide analytical/modeling support to key business initiatives that balance investment risks with anticipated returns to ensure efficient use of both capital and operational expenses

* Initiate and manage special projects on a regular basis

* Utilize innovative approaches and improve methodologies related to all essential duties of this role and the Bonefish/Carrabba’s finance team

* Develop and support two Senior Financial Analysts as direct reports, in addition to dotted-line supervision of two additional SFAs who also support Bonefish in a shared-services model

* Embrace BBI’s culture by actively supporting our restaurants, partner effectively with field leadership, and teach/re-enforce business acumen and financial discipline


Required / Requested Skills


* 5+ years of experience in financial planning & analysis or corporate finance, preferably in the restaurant or retail industry

* Independent and self-motivated, with a proven ability to work collaboratively and influence business outcomes

* Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to adapt to different audiences and influence teams

* Demonstrated ability to prioritize and multi-task in a fast paced, changing environment

* Ability to analyze and problem solve with a high level of intellectual curiosity that leverages a strong statistical background

* Proven ability to supervise, motivate, and develop strong supporting analysts

* Working knowledge of accounting principles and financial statement presentation

* Advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills required


Education:


* Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Economics, or Accounting (required)

* CPA or CFA (preferred) 

Application Instructions

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