Corporate Finance Expert at Rook Labs
Corporate Finance Expert at Rook Labs

Corporate Finance Expert at Rook Labs

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Rook Labs is looking for a Corporate Finance Expert to join the team.

About Rook Labs

At Rook Labs, we believe the value in a transaction belongs to those who generate it.

We're creating a world where users and protocols own the surplus value their orders create and where financial services are powered entirely by it, rather than fees. A decentralized public good, governed by a DAO, that returns nearly all the profit back to its users.

Rook Labs is led by co-founder & CTO Joey Zacherl -- founder of the first market making bot on Ethereum, Volleyfire -- and comprised of top minds from DeFi, technology, research, and finance with backgrounds from Google, NASA, UBS, Citadel, Gemini, Apple, Shopify, Oxford, Harvard, Princeton, and Imperial College London.

We have deep experience in blockchain automation, MEV, and financial systems, and want to join with others like us, or teach the best candidates about this exciting area of modern finance.


  • Lead, oversee and develop the entire finance organization to drive greater company value
  • Develop, maintain, and revise policies, procedures, processes and internal controls to ensure that proper governance is practiced and upheld for the portfolio company
  • Perform finanical asset management and ensure cash/token/crypto flow is appropriate for efficient operation of the company
  • Drive financial planning and forecasting, support business decision making by using a data-driven approach
  • Ensure the all accounting is executed accurately, develop reporting model to meet regulatory reporting requirements
  • Conduct tax planning and ensure the business meets global tax compliance requirements
  • Drive key qualitative (e.g., inorganic strategy development, competitive landscaping, industry analyses, etc.), quantitative (e.g., all aspects of comps, financial modelling) analyses and due diligence in support of M&A
  • Perform risk management assessments by analyzing the organization’s liabilities and investments


  • 10+ years of proven experience in corporate financial control, capital structure, and administration
  • Reputation for high integrity, dedicated work ethic, and desire for ownership & accountability
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment with ever-changing priorities.
  • Comfortable with ambiguity and learn-as-you-go approach surrounding blockchain financial structure.
  • Effective communicator with the ability to build relationships with a complex set of stakeholders
  • Experienced with high-growth startup ventures, helping organizations scale their business
  • In depth knowledge of corporate internal control and risk management practices

Compensation & Benefits

  • Competitive compensation: We will offer you highly competitive compensation, beating the largest technology companies and financial institutions on the planet.
  • Unlimited upside: You will receive a grant of ROOK based on today’s price, good for the next 3 years. This gives you unlimited upside while your work benefits Rook Labs.
  • No complicated vesting: ****The grant vests linearly and has only a 3-month “ramp up” period. The period may be waived for highly-qualified candidates.
  • Financial security: Because of our healthy, liquid treasury we won’t run out of money to pay you for the duration of your 3-year grant.
  • Equal pay for equal work: We don’t adapt compensation according to where you live. All incentives are set to reference amounts for the San Francisco Bay area, which are typically the highest in the world.
  • Work smarter, not harder: We let you work flexible hours - so you can design your ideal workday schedule - and take the time you need when you feel you need to take a break.
  • Compensate for lack of benefits: Rook Labs will account for the cost of missing benefits such as health insurance, 401(k) matching, vacation time, and the need to cover work-related expenses.
  • Work remotely: Live and work wherever you like.
  • Make a dent: We’re reimagining finance, and your work can make a meaningful impact in helping us shape a better, more open, inclusive and fairer financial system.


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