Head of Strategic Finance

True Anomaly

True Anomaly

Accounting & Finance
Posted on Saturday, August 12, 2023

A new space race has begun. True Anomaly seeks those with the talent and ambition to build innovative technology that solves the next generation of engineering, manufacturing, and operational challenges for space security and sustainability.


The peaceful use of space is essential for continued prosperity on Earth—from communications and finance to navigation and logistics. True Anomaly builds innovative technology at the intersection of spacecraft, software, and AI to enhance the capabilities of the U.S., its allies, and commercial partners. We safeguard global security by ensuring space access and sustainability for all.


  • Be the offset. We create asymmetric advantages with creativity and ingenuity
  • What would it take? We challenge assumptions to deliver ambitious results
  • It’s the people. Our team is our competitive advantage and we are better together


As the Head of Strategic Finance, you will play a pivotal role in building and leading the Finance function. Your primary focus will revolve around driving business strategy, building comprehensive financial plans, including budgets and our long-term strategic plan. You will play a key role in developing and managing our operating cadence, supporting materials for our Board of Directors, fundraising efforts, and corporate development activities.

In this role, you will be a highly trusted partner and serve as a key stakeholder in defining how we grow and operate our business. You will work cross-functionally and be instrumental in enabling effective decision making through your analysis. The role reports directly into the CFO.


  • Lead our Strategic Finance and FP&A initiatives, driving both financial and operational plans and performance while supporting significant capital and strategic investment decisions
  • Own the planning and reporting lifecycle; build an operating cadence that establishes where we’re going, how we’ll get there, and provides the insights into whether we’re on or off track
  • Implement new processes, tools, and systems to improve forecasting and reporting with an eye towards scale, efficiency, and transparency
  • Responsible for overall financial infrastructure and health of financial data and systems
  • Work cross-functionally on workforce planning, payroll forecasting, and reporting
  • Establish key business drivers and performance indicators in order to provide insightful reporting to support decision making
  • Support in the presentation of our financials to our executive team and Board of Directors and provide the requisite insights to drive operational and financial excellence
  • Support capital markets activities and other external relations, as applicable
  • Scope, build, and lead a highly efficient and effective team


  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, or another related discipline
  • 8+ years of experience in Finance in a leadership capacity in a fast-paced, dynamic organization
  • Strategic and operational mindset coupled with strong financial depth
  • Demonstrated ability to drive cross-functional change management and organizational alignment
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills; you can communicate effectively to diverse audiences and be influential in your work
  • Comfortable with self-driven prioritization and the ability to wear multiple hats. Solid interpersonal skills and work ethic
  • Financial modeling, analysis and reporting skills


  • Work Location— We observe a hybrid work environment, but the Company is headquartered in Denver, CO. Being local to the area is preferred, but not required.

To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) you must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.

We value diversity of experience, knowledge, backgrounds and perspectives and harness these qualities to create extraordinary impact. True Anomaly is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of sex, race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, maternity or related condition (including breastfeeding) or any other basis as protected by applicable law. If you have a disability or additional need that requires accommodation, please do not hesitate to let us know.