Director Investor Relations

Job Description

Posted on: 
May 11, 2022

Senior Manager, Investor Relations

As a member of the strategic finance team at WM Technology, Inc. (“WM Tech”), you will play a crucial role within the Investor Relations function and also assist on the Corporate Development and Treasury functions. The Investor Relations position is expected to be a key contributor to the investor relations function, working closely with the VP of Investor Relations and CFO on the execution of the investor relations program, including the strategy, planning, and external communication with the investment community. As a newly publicly listed Nasdaq company, we are seeking a leader who can help scale this function at Weedmaps.

The impact you'll make:
- Assist in the implementation of the investor targeting strategy and framework
- Help scale WM Tech’s technology narrative by distilling and repackaging marketing's narrative for the investor community
- Develop and maintain strong relationships between internal and external stakeholders
- Help develop investor relations messages based on operational and business performance through ongoing contacts with company management and business and finance teams
- Co-manage earnings call process including developing the earnings release, earnings script, earnings slides, earnings book, Q&A materials, and other documents as needed.
- Field inbound emails/calls from the investment community
- Oversee analysis and presentation of feedback of investors' perceptions, brokerage security analysts' positions and summaries, relative stock price movements, and periodic ownership analysis
- Help create presentations, press releases, and other communication materials for earnings releases, industry events, and presentations to analysts, brokers, and investors
- Review annual reports, SEC filings, and proxy statements
- Monitor financial analyst reports and summarize for senior management
- Help coordinate investor conferences, investor roadshows, earnings conference calls, financial press releases, and investor meetings
- Develop and maintain robust understanding of business drivers and metrics
- Support various ad hoc financial analytics including comparative analyses vs. peer groups
- Prepare consensus summary and reporting including a summary of risks and opportunities in consensus
- Review sell-side models and research reports and summarize for management
- Develop and share competitive earnings summaries for senior management
- Conduct targeting and identify new prospective investors
- Collaborate with Finance, Accounting, Treasury, Legal, and outside counsel on periodic SEC fili
- Support the Corporate Development and Treasury functions, as needed

What you've accomplished:
- Bachelor's degree required
- 2-4+ years of relevant experience in Investor Relations at a public company, preferably in the technology space or in an Investor Relations advisory role
- Strong financial modeling / analytical skills and PowerPoint / Google Sheets proficiency
- Demonstrated success in cross-functional collaboration
- Ability to independently drive projects; motivated to learn all aspects of our business
- Fully embraces and thrives in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
- Ability to be a thought-partner with senior leaders
- Great communication skills, well organized, strong project management skills, ability to multitask and be a team player

Our Benefits:
- 100% paid employee monthly Medical, Dental and Vision premiums AND 80% paid dependent monthly premiums
- HMO (California residents only) and PPO option offered through United Healthcare
- Company-paid $50,000 in Basic Life/AD&D (Accidental Death and Dismemberment) coverage
- 401(k) Retirement Plan: 100% match on the first 1%. 50% match from 2-6% of employee contributions
- 3 weeks PTO (accrued) and 5 sick days (immediate)
- Supplemental, voluntary benefits
- Kindbody (family planning/fertility) including up to $10,000 towards cash-pay services
- Goodly (Student Loan Repayment/529 Education Savings) including a company contribution of up to $1,000/year 
- Flexible Spending Accounts (Medical, Dependent, Transit and Parking)
- Voluntary Life Insurance
- Critical Illness
- Accident Insurance
- Short- and long-term disability
- Pet Insurance
- Paid parental leave
- During current work-from-home:
-  Reimbursements for home office setup and monthly WiFi

Our Culture:
- 11 company-paid holidays
- Catered lunch and snacks provided while working in the office
- Snack boxes sent straight to your door during work-from-home
- Casual work environment, read no fancy clothes required, but you are free to dress to the nines!
- Monthly virtual happy hours
- Quarterly all-hands meetings

Weedmaps is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. We are looking for the smartest and most passionate people who want to join our team and develop the services, systems, and marketplaces that will serve the marijuana industry in the decades to come. Our company uses E-Verify to confirm the employment eligibility of all newly hired employees. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, please visit www.dhs.gov/E-Verify.

About Weedmaps:
Founded in 2008, Weedmaps is a leading technology and software infrastructure provider to the cannabis industry. Our suite of cloud-based software and data solutions includes point of sale, logistics and ordering solutions that enable customers to scale their businesses while complying with the complex and disparate regulations applicable to the cannabis industry. In addition, our platform provides consumers with information regarding cannabis products across web and mobile platforms, including listing local retailers and brands, facilitating product discovery and allowing consumers to educate themselves on cannabis and its history, uses and legal status. Headquartered in Irvine, California, Weedmaps employs more than 400 professionals around the world, with offices including Barcelona, Denver, and Toronto.

So what are you waiting for? Join the Weedmaps family!


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