CFO (Chief Financial Officer) - Remote
Are you a visionary finance leader with a passion for driving financial growth and innovation in the world of cryptocurrency investment? Do you possess a blend of strategic financial acumen and entrepreneurial spirit? If so, we invite you to join us on an exciting journey as a Co-founder & CFO at Illyrium, with the opportunity for a transition to Dubai, where the fund will be registered and based.
About Us: Illyrium is a pioneering investment fund specializing in quantitative discretionary trading within the cryptocurrency market. Our flagship fund is designed to provide exposure to the dynamic cryptocurrency landscape, leveraging our proprietary quantitative algorithm and expert insights. We are dedicated to delivering attractive returns for clients seeking to diversify into cryptocurrencies while effectively managing associated risks.
Role Overview: As the Co-founder & CFO, you will play a critical role in shaping our financial strategy, contributing to the growth and sustainability of Illyrium. Collaborating closely with the CEO and co-founders, you will shape financial decisions that directly influence our success. Your leadership will be pivotal in guiding our financial operations, fundraising endeavors, and overall business expansion.
- Develop and execute financial strategies aligned with our investment objectives and growth plans.
- Lead financial planning, budgeting, and forecasting processes, offering insights to optimize resource allocation.
- Establish and uphold financial controls, processes, and systems to ensure accurate reporting and compliance.
- Manage investor relations, and fundraising initiatives, and foster relationships with potential investors.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to evaluate business performance and drive strategic initiatives.
- Analyze financial data and cryptocurrency market trends to identify opportunities for enhanced returns and risk management.
- Oversee risk assessment and management to ensure the fund's financial security and stability.
- Play a central role in building and mentoring the finance team as the fund expands.
- Proven experience (5 years) in senior financial leadership, ideally within a fintech, investment, or cryptocurrency environment.
- Demonstrated success in strategic financial planning, fundraising, and successful capital-raising efforts.
- Deep understanding of cryptocurrency trends, market dynamics, and financial best practices.
- Strong analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills with meticulous attention to detail.
- Effective communicator with the ability to convey complex financial information to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
- Entrepreneurial mindset and a passion for innovation, contributing to the broader business strategy.
- Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Business, or a related field (MBA or advanced degree is advantageous).
Opportunity for Transition to Dubai: As Illyrium continues to grow and expand, we are planning to register and base our fund in Dubai. While the initial role is part-time, we are looking for a Co-founder & CFO who is open to relocating to Dubai as part of our future plans. The transition will provide an exciting opportunity to immerse yourself in the vibrant financial and business landscape of Dubai.
Why Join Us:
- Be a fundamental part of a pioneering investment fund focused on cryptocurrency trading.
- Shape the financial strategy and drive the growth of Illyrium.
- Collaborate with a diverse, passionate, and dynamic team of co-founders and experts.
- Play a pivotal role in revolutionizing the cryptocurrency investment landscape.
- Competitive compensation package, including equity ownership.
If you are an innovative and forward-thinking finance leader ready to take on a transformative role in the world of cryptocurrency investment, we encourage you to apply. Join us in our mission to redefine cryptocurrency trading and make a lasting impact.