The CFO is responsible for directing the fiscal functions of the corporation in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles.
- Plan, develop, organize, implement, direct and evaluate the organization’s fiscal function and performance
- Participate in the development of the corporation’s plans and programs as a strategic partner
- Evaluate and advise on the impact of long range planning, introduction of new programs/strategies and regulatory action
- Enhance and/or develop, implement and enforce policies and procedures of the organization by way of systems that will improve the overall operation and effectiveness of the corporation
- Establish credibility throughout the organization as an effective developer of solutions to business challenges
- Provide technical financial advice and knowledge to others within the financial discipline
- Continual improvement of the budgeting process through education of department managers on financial issues impacting their budgets
- Provide strategic financial input and leadership on decision making issues affecting the organization; i.e., evaluation of potential alliances acquisitions and/or mergers and pension funds and investments
- Optimize the handling of bank and deposit relationships and initiate appropriate strategies to enhance cash position
- Develop a reliable cash flow projection process and reporting mechanism which includes minimum cash threshold to meet operating needs
- Be an advisor from the financial perspective on any contracts into which the Corporation may enter
- Evaluation of the finance division structure and team plan for continual improvement
- 10+ years’ experience in a senior-level finance or accounting position and a CPA
- Master’s degree in Accounting or Finance strongly preferred
- Expert knowledge of US GAAP
- Strong MS Office knowledge with an emphasis on Excel skills
- Excellent organizational skills and multi-tasking ability
- Strong communication skills – written and verbal
- Experience in strategic planning and execution. Knowledge of contracting, negotiating, and change management.
- Knowledge of automated financial and accounting reporting systems.
- Knowledge of federal and state financial regulations.
- Ability to analyze financial data and prepare financial reports, statements, and projections.