Investor Relations Zoosk
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San Francisco based Zoosk is searching for a dynamic individual to head our Investor Relations function. We are seeking someone to support the growth of the business and to help innovate and scale processes while partnering with our external Investor Relations firm, The Blueshirt Group. This role will provide comprehensive support to the CFO and members of Executive team.
1) Do you love talking about the company for which you work?
2) Is modeling and benchmarking your idea of fun?
3) Do you enjoy writing a script and driving the process around it?
If you said yes to all three questions then we want to talk to you!
Develop and maintain a comprehensive investor relations plan that partners with the Blue Shirt Group
Prepare official company disclosures (press release, presentations, transcripts, annual reports, etc.)
Establish and maintain effective relations with sell-side analysts and investors and serve as key day to day contact
Track sell-side consensus and compare to internal forecasts
Assist in creating and updating the monthly update provided to Exec team/Board regarding IR activities and company stock performance
Act as internal consultant for the Company regarding industry and competitor information
Prepare Q&A for deals, events, company news, etc. and prepare executive team for such events
Organize the investor relations calendar including conferences, road shows, earnings conference calls, and investor meetings
Prepare PowerPoint presentations and related material for investor and media meetings
Assemble feedback from meetings with investors and relay to management
Provide support to finance department in putting together the Annual Report
Manage the investor relations portion of the company web site
Maintain databases of investors, analysts and media
Perform a comprehensive competitive analysis, including financial metrics and differentiation
Monitor operational changes through ongoing contacts with company management, and develop investor relations messages accordingly
Provide Regulation Fair Disclosure training to all company spokespersons
Monitor analyst reports and summarizes them for senior management, and represents the views of the investor community to the management team in the development of corporate strategy
5+ years of relevant work experience in in-house investor relations or within the investment banking division of a financial institution
Bachelor?s Degree required - MBA a plus
Accounting/Finance background preferred
Deep working knowledge of Power Point and experience preparing presentations for senior management
Outstanding analytical/financial and data management skills
Excellent organizational skills with keen attention to detail, the ability to take ownership of issues, to work independently with confidence, and to meet deadlines
Superior written and verbal communication skills
Ability to maintain confidentiality, exercise judgment and discretion
Ability to work well with all levels of employees and demonstrate strong teaming and partnering skills
Ability to work in a fast paced dynamic environment
Willingness to travel
Key Skills and Competencies:
A positive, resilient individual with a ?can? do attitude and able to deliver solutions
Confident and credible ? a good ambassador for Zoosk
Zoosk?s innovative matchmaking technologies connect millions of singles around the world with potential matches every day. Our Behavioral Matchmaking? engine presents potential matches to users, models users? behavior as they interact with the recommended singles and continuously incorporates the learnings to improve subsequent suggestions. Founded in 2007 by Alex Mehr and Shayan Zadeh, Zoosk is a top online dating service available in more than 70 counties with headquarters in San Francisco.
Zoosk was featured in 2012's The Digital 100: The World's Most Valuable Private Tech Companies.
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
Zoosk is one of the largest online dating services in the world, with over 50 million users, close to 20 million daily page views, from "Zooskers" in 60 countries With 100 thousand new profiles added daily, we are the single fastest growing dating service on the web and our supersonic performance was recently celebrated in the Wall Street Journal's inaugural top 50 "Next Big Thing" List (March 09, 2010).
While we originally took advantage of viral opportunities on social networks, Zoosk has evolved into an easy, fun and safe online dating experience that today connects singles from the we
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|Company Profile:||Working At Zoosk
Zoosk is the fastest growing social dating destination. Our applications on social networks such as Facebook, MySpace, and Bebo have more than 50 million users with close to over 20 million daily page views from users in 60 countries Simply put, Zoosk is online dating that doesn't suck. Our users, mostly young professional, enjoy a fun and playful experience while they meet new people in their local areas.
Zoosk is a VC backed startup and our office is located in downtown San Francisco. We are always looking for open minded, energetic, and driven individuals that love the challenge of turning an established industry upside-down. We build world class social web products and in the process we make sure to have plenty of fun. If you want to work with exceptional people on toughest engineering problems every day, you want to join Zoosk.
Some Benefits of Joining Zoosk
- Sexy MacPro or MacBookPro stations to work in style
- Free beverages and snacks, to keep you fired up
- Free dinner every night
- Medical, dental and vision plans
- Life Insurance and 401K savings plan|
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