November 20, 2019

Director of Finance and Administration

Kion, LLC

About Kion
Our purpose is to empower people to live a joyful, adventurous, and fulfilling life. We are an eCommerce dietary supplement and functional food company. Our core values are integrity, joy, adventure, transparency, health, humility, gratitude, and authenticity.

Job Overview
We are looking for an excited and motivated leader to oversee the day-to-day finance, accounting, legal, insurance, office admin, HR, and IT operations in our fun and fast-paced company. This position will be responsible for company-wide budget planning; overall financial oversight and development; organizing, overseeing, and maintaining all legal contracts and relationships; oversight of office admin and HR staff; and oversight of IT infrastructure and data analysis staff and objectives.

The Right Fit
At Kion, we hire for culture first. Then ability. And then skills. Please consider the following when deciding if this opportunity is the right fit for you.

Culturally, we seek team members who are interested in:
Personal Growth

We seek these core abilities and qualities for this specific role:
Excellent communication and organization skills
Excited about financial, legal, and administrative deep work
Strategic thinker with creative ideas for building out a department
Energized by the idea of leading and motivating a team
Excited about learning new systems and improving current standard operating procedures
Proven ability to project manage
Strong sense of follow-through and completing tasks
Ability to problem-solve
Adaptable personality
“Can do it, can figure it out” attitude
Wants to lead, and continue to develop and grow as a leader
Navigate conflict and resolution with grace, respect and accountability

As for skills, we are looking for someone who has experience working in a fast-paced environment and responding well to change and new ideas. You must already possess the following skills:

Developing and maintaining finance, legal, and administrative operational systems and processes
Financial reporting, budgeting, and statement analysis
Business legal skills: contract review and feedback; establishing business terms to share with attorneys to write or modify legal contracts; etc
Exceptional project management skills

Additionally, we are looking for someone with the following experience and background:
5-10 years of professional experience in finance, accounting, or business consulting
Minimum of two years in a leadership role
MBA, CPA, or Financial Analyst background
Experience working in E-Commerce preferred

People with Whom You Will Interface
You will be supervised by our COO
You will be coached and mentored by our part-time CFO
You will be peers with the Director of Operations and Director of Marketing
You will supervise the Senior Accountant, HR Manager, Office Administrator, IT Manager, and future Data Analyst

Job Details
Full-time, competitive salary position
Based in Downtown Boulder headquarters
Mix of office and remote work (currently, 3 days in office and 2 days remote)
Opportunity for extended remote work (e.g. you can request to work remotely from Europe for a month)
Fully covered health insurance
Four weeks PTO + seven national holidays
Monthly team adventures and parties
Annual multi-day team retreat at retreat center
Phone stipend
Gym stipend
Discounted and free supplements
Exceptional opportunities to grow professionally

Application Instructions
If you want this to be your future, please follow these steps:
Please only apply if you fit the culture, abilities, and skills/experience listed above.
Check out and learn about what we offer.
Send an email to: with your resume, salary requirement, and a link to a 1-2 minute YouTube video explaining why you think you are the right person for this job.

*Please note: in-person interviews in Boulder will take place during December and early January with our new, AWESOME Director of Admin and Finance starting January/February 2020.
Thank you – we look forward to working with you!

Please send post inquiries to Caitlin Welch at