Overview

Since 2009, the mission of U.S. LawShield remains unchanged. We believe in Preserving Freedom for Good™ by educating our 700,000+ members and 6,000+ industry partners in self-defense law; empowering them to handle critical, life-threatening situations with confidence, protecting them from potential injustices in the legal system after acts of self-defense, and challenging the status quo regarding the affordability of legal defense. Our higher purpose is to create a united community of responsible individuals who believe in liberty and the inalienable right to self-defense.

Why work at U.S. LawShield?

  • Nation’s largest legal defense for self-defense organization with 700,000+ members and 6,000+ industry partners in 46 states
  • 15 days of paid time off per calendar year 
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and additional supplemental coverages
  • 401k
  • Free U.S. LawShield membership for all eligible employees

Position Summary

The Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) Manager works closely with the CFO and undertakes all aspects of financial reporting, budget and forecast preparation, and development of operating & financial plan required to achieve the company’s strategic plan. The FP&A Manager reports directly to the CFO but collaborates with the Controller and Finance Team.

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Analysis and explanation of results compared to Prior Year, Plan, and Rolling Forecast
  • Update of Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
  • Preparation of Monthly Financial Package
  • Preparation of monthly departmental budgets including analysis and explanation of variances
  • Monthly meeting with departmental leaders to go over the departmental/financial budgets. Obtain an understanding of results, business challenges, and opportunities.
  • Monthly development of the rolling forecast by working with departmental leaders to project revenue, expenses, headcount changes, capital requirements, and any other pertinent information
  • Assist with the preparation of the cash forecast
  • Assist with process improvements as it relates to financial planning and general accounting including automation and forecasting tools
  • Assist with tax preparation and forecasting
  • Assist with internal control assessment and implementation
  • Ad-hoc reports for management
  • Assist with the month-end close process, as necessary
  • Assist in performing all tasks necessary to achieve the organization’s mission and help execute staff succession and growth plans
  • Roll out financial reporting processes and templates developed by the CFO

Required Skills/Abilities

  • Expert Excel skills (pivot tables, vlookups, macros, etc.) and other MS Office Suite applications
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail with an especially analytical and audit-oriented mindset
  • Creative problem solving
  • Independent self-starter with a strong commitment to successful completion
  • Must be able to take direction and take charge of completing projects and routine tasks

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or business administration, or equivalent business experience and 7+ years of recent progressively responsible experience
  • Experience in Strategic Long-Term Financial Planning
  • Experience in Financial Forecasting and Analysis
  • Experience in Multi-entity Corporate Accounting
  • Experience in restructuring and optimizing financial operations for rapid growth

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About U.S. LawShield

U.S. LawShield® is dedicated to preserving 2nd Amendment rights for all legal gun owners and ensuring legal representation for our members who ever have to use a firearm or any lawful weapon. In addition, a cornerstone of our program is education in the area of firearms law.