Jobs at SparkMeter

Chief Financial Officer

Come join SparkMeter’s executive team and help increase electricity access in developing countries. As our CFO, you will help ensure SparkMeter has the right capitalization to fulfill its strategic business plans. As a key member of the executive team, you will work with your fellow executives to define and execute on SparkMeter's strategy.

You'll focus on:

Where You'll Work

SparkMeter's executive team is based in our Washington, D.C. office, but our people are all over the world. You'll be expected to join us in Washington, D.C.

SparkMeter was founded to promote opportunity in underrepresented communities.

SparkMeter’s core value is opportunity: the opportunity for underserved communities to achieve great things. That's why our mission is to increase access to electricity in underserved communities - it is electricity and the services derived from it that unlock and create those opportunities. This value is reflected in our hiring ethos: we believe that the strongest teams have diverse backgrounds. Our approach to hiring has been validated by academic and industry studies that show that workforce diversity improves team and business performance. (It has also been validated by the quality of the team we’ve assembled so far!) We encourage applications from members of groups currently underrepresented in technology startup leadership teams.

Requirements & Skills

You'll be a good fit for this role if you have experience with:

We’d also like to see (but don’t require):

How to Express Interest

We are accepting expressions of interest in this CFO role in this brief form:

About SparkMeter

SparkMeter ( is a venture-backed company that was founded in late 2013. SparkMeter provides smart metering solutions tailor-made for rural and central utilities in developing markets, where 2.1 billion people live without reliable electricity access. The simple plug-and-play solution enables utilities operating in remote locations to access a range of features - prepaid billing, customer communications, and remote monitoring and control – that improve their operations and help them achieve financial sustainability. Our metering system is being widely adopted by utilities serving customers in Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa, and Latin America and the Caribbean.

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