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A Chief Financial Officer is a critical position for the organization. This person is responsible for the planning and oversight of all financial activities and reports. He or she is also responsible for creating growth plans and financial projections. 

The position of a Chief Financial Officer requires several years of senior management experience. In addition to a bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance, a CFO should have a master’s degree in business or economics. Many CFOs start their careers as accountants or external auditors in a small division, working their way up to a senior role within the company. Before pursuing a career as a CFO, candidates should have several years of relevant experience in finance or accounting.

A Chief Finance Officer is responsible for the organization’s financial health. He guides the finance and accounting teams and has a broad view of the organization’s financial health. Often, the CEO has the knowledge and experience to make sound decisions, but his CFO may be better suited to focus on strategic goals. However, the COO may not be as experienced in finance or accounting. This is why it is important to hire a CFO to lead the finance and accounting team.

The CFO is responsible for the organization’s financial objectives and goals. He is also responsible for the company’s investments and manages cash flow. He oversees cash management activities, deals with mergers and acquisitions, and contributes to the board. The job also requires a person with good time management skills and the ability to balance multiple responsibilities. It is essential for a CFO to be well-versed in a variety of accounting duties, but it is not a prerequisite for becoming a CFO.

While the CFO is responsible for the financial aspects of a business, he may also oversee the management of other departments within the organization. As a result, the CFO will have to manage a large number of stakeholders, including shareholders, investors, and clients. A Chief Finance Officer must be highly skilled in various areas, which includes the finance department, the IT team, and the legal team.

The CFO is a crucial role for a company. As the top executive of a company, the CFO is responsible for the finances and budget. This position varies from one organization to another. A CFO’s responsibilities include managing the budget, financial risk management, and management of the finance department.

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MC Federal Credit Union Danville, Pennsylvania, United States
POSITION PURPOSE The Chief Financial Officer is responsible for directing all functions regarding record-keeping, budget preparation / forecasting, Liquidity and Asset Liability Management.  The CFO participates as part of the Executive Leadership Management Team who develops and implements strategic financial plans, programs, and systems. Provide leadership within the Credit Union…
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Village of Fairport-Fairport Electric Fairport, New York, United States
The Village of Fairport (population 5,500) is in search of a dynamic and customer service-oriented leader to join our team and become our next Chief Financial Officer for the Fairport Municipal Commission (Fairport Electric).  The Village of Fairport is a mature and progressive community located in Monroe County, New York,…
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Northshore School District Bothell, Washington, United States
JOB SUMMARY This position supervises Business Services department staff.  The Chief Financial Officer provides the overall coordination of the development and maintenance of the district’s finances to assure that the district remains financially sound and compliant stewards of all resources. Leads, directs and supervises the financial functions of all district…
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Detroit Opera Detroit, Michigan, United States
Department:Administration   Classification:Exempt   Work Schedule:Full-time  How to Apply: Qualified applicants should submit their resume and cover letter to employment@detroitopera.org    Position Summary  The Chief Financial Officer is responsible for ensuring the financial well-being of Detroit Opera, including short- and long-term financial and capital planning, accounting, forecasting, budgeting, financial reporting, treasury, and…
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TruPartner Credit Union Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Are We the Company For You? TruPartner Credit Union ($200M in Assets, Cincinnati, OH) is seeking our next Chief Financial Officer. TruPartner Credit Union itself was founded in 2015 as a partnership between Ohio’s Communicating Arts Credit Union and Cincinnati Central Credit Union. Each credit union brought a history of…
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Undisclosed Worthington, Minnesota, United States
Nobles Cooperative Electric (NCE), a rural electric cooperative in Worthington, MN, is currently accepting applications for a Chief Financial Officer. This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic leader to fulfill the position of CFO. NCE serves over 6,800 members in Murray and Nobles counties. Annual revenues are in excess…
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Good Shepherd Communities Binghamton, New York, United States
Chief Financial Officer (CFO) An opportunity is presently available for a Chief Financial Officer with Good Shepherd Communities (GSC), located in Binghamton NY. The CFO will lead financial strategies of GSC, a regional health leader and system that features a parent organization, three operating entities and a Foundation. Levels of…
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San Francisco AIDS Foundation San Francisco, California, United States
Our Client Since 1982, the San Francisco AIDS Foundation (SFAF) has been fighting to eliminate HIV transmission and to improve the quality and length of lives for people living with HIV. While progress has been substantial, their work is far from complete. SFAF envisions a future where health justice is…
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Ben Franklin Transit Richland, Washington, United States
Chief Financial Officer Ben Franklin Transit Richland, Washington Salary:  $130,000 - $163,476 Located among the Columbia, Yakima, and Snake Rivers in southeastern Washington, Ben Franklin Transit (BFT) is a municipal corporation which provides public transportation services in a 616 square mile area in Benton and Franklin Counties. BFT administration offices…
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TruPartner Credit Union Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
ABOUT TRUPARTNER CREDIT UNION Our organization was founded in 1937 by Louise McCarren Herring, who was a pioneer in the credit union industry, having started over 500 credit unions in her lifetime. Louise's goal was to help each person attain their personal economic goals. TruPartner has always believed in this…
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Aldersgate Life Plan Services Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
JOB SUMMARY               Responsible for all areas of financial management of Aldersgate UMRC, Inc. Supervises, reviews and has final responsibility for the preparation of financial statements in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and supported by appropriately documented underlying accounting records. Responsible for compliance with all state, federal and contractual financial…
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UCHealth Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
The Opportunity Chief Financial Officer, Southern Colorado Region This is an outstanding opportunity to join one of the top academic and community health system in the country and be part of a high-performing, quality-focused leadership team in a results-driven, growing health system. Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer of UCHealth,…
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Federal Way Public Schools Federal Way, Washington, United States
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Columbia Housing Authority Columbia, Missouri, United States, SWRC
Seeking qualified Chief Financial Officer.  Fast growing, local non-profit with significant and meaningful projects on the horizon! HUD-specific executive coaching and training available as part of on-boarding! Click link below to redirect to more information, including job description. CFO
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Undisclosed Porterville, California, United States
Chief Financial OfficerSALARY: $7,695 - $9,389/MonthDEFINITION: Under direction, assists in the management of the Finance Department; plans, organizes and direct varied accounting and financial processes; performs professional accounting work; acts in the absence of the Finance Director; performs related duties as required.REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES: Performs accounting tasks associated with design and…
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Raiz Federal Credit Union El Paso, Texas, United States
Position SummaryRaiz Federal Credit Union is in search of an experienced, finance executive to join their team as a Chief Financial Officer. Reporting to the Executive Vice President of Administration, this role is responsible for directing, coordinating, maintaining, and controlling an accounting system that properly reflects the financial position of…
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Sharonview Federal Credit Union Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
Position SummarySharonview Federal Credit Union is searching for a dedicated, goal oriented Chief Financial Officer to join their team. Reporting to the CEO, this role will direct the overall financial plans and accounting practices of the credit union, overseeing treasury, accounting, budget, tax, and audit activities of the organization and…
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D. Hilton Associates Inc Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
Position SummaryKirtland Credit Union (KCU) is in search of a strong executive to join the credit union in the role of Chief Financial Officer. Working with the Chief Executive Officer, this position serves as a member of the senior management team and participates in the planning and implementation of the…
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Northshore School District Bothell, Washington, United States
JOB SUMMARY This position supervises Business Services department staff.  The Chief Financial Officer provides the overall coordination of the development and maintenance of the district’s finances to assure that the district remains financially sound and compliant stewards of all resources. Leads, directs and supervises the financial functions of all district…
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Housing Authority of the Town of Morristown Morristown, New Jersey, United States, NERC
The Housing Authority of the Town of Morristown, New Jersey, seeks a Chief Financial Officer responsible for the overall management of the Authority’s fiscal operations regulated by HUD for its Housing Choice Voucher and RAD Converted Project-Based Programs.

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