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Chief Financial Officer



Accounting & Finance
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Posted on Tuesday, September 12, 2023

Job Title: Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Qunnect Inc, a dynamic startup company in the Brooklyn Navy Yard (Brooklyn, NY), is seeking a CFO to join our team. We are a venture-backed startup innovating first-in-class hardware to transform the existing telecommunications infrastructure into quantum-secure networks. As CFO, you will play a crucial role in managing the financial aspects of the company and will work closely with the leadership team to achieve our next stages of growth. We are looking for a self-motivated individual with exceptional interpersonal skills and a passion for making an impact on the future of networking technologies.

Job Description: As the Chief Financial Officer (CFO), you will have a key role in managing the financial aspects of our company. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Financial Planning and Strategy: Develop and implement financial strategies aligned with the company's goals and vision. Collaborate with the leadership team to drive financial decision-making and long-term planning.
  • Budgeting and Forecasting: Prepare and oversee the budgeting process, including forecasting revenues and expenses, monitoring variances, and providing financial analysis to support decision-making.
  • Financial Reporting: Ensure accurate and timely financial reporting, including monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements. Communicate financial performance to the leadership team and stakeholders.
  • Cash Flow Management: Optimize cash flow, monitor working capital, and implement effective cash management strategies. Identify opportunities for cost reduction and revenue optimization.
  • Funding and Investment Management: Lead efforts in securing funding, including equity investments, grants, and strategic partnerships. Evaluate investment opportunities and manage investor relations.
  • Risk Management: Identify and assess financial risks, develop risk mitigation strategies, and implement internal controls to safeguard company assets.
  • Compliance and Governance: Ensure compliance with financial regulations, accounting standards, and tax requirements. Oversee financial audits and maintain relationships with external auditors.


  • Proven experience (typically 3+ years) in financial management, preferably in a startup or high-growth environment. • Strong understanding of financial planning, budgeting, and forecasting.
  • Experience in securing funding, managing investor relations, and optimizing cash flow.
  • Solid knowledge of accounting principles, financial regulations, and tax compliance.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to collaborate effectively with the leadership team, stakeholders, and potential investors.
  • Ability to think strategically and make data-driven financial decisions. • Detail-oriented with a focus on accuracy and efficiency.

At Qunnect, we offer a stimulating and collaborative work environment, competitive compensation, and the opportunity to be at the forefront of networking innovation. Join our team and contribute to shaping the future of the industry. To apply for this position, please submit your resume, along with a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and qualifications, to We look forward to reviewing your application and potentially having you as a valued Team Member.

Qunnect is an equal opportunity employer.

We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $175,000.00 - $225,000 per year


  • 401(k) with company match
  • Health insurance
  • Vision & Dental Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Flexible Work from Home

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay
  • Stock Options


  • CPA (Preferred)

Work Location: Hybrid Office/Remote