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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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Chief Financial Officer
SkyPoint FCU Germantown, Maryland, United States
POSITION DETAIL Located in Germantown, Maryland, SkyPoint Federal Credit Union, with over $208 million in assets, is currently in search of an accounting and finance executive to serve as their Chief Financial Officer.  Reporting directly to the President/CEO, this individual oversees general accounting, financial reporting, asset liability management, risk management,…
Chief Financial Officer
Thomas Eye Group Atlanta GA, Georgia, United States
Thomas Eye Group is a multisite healthcare practice with locations throughout the Atlanta area. We provide high-quality medical care to our patients, and we are dedicated to improving the health and well-being of the communities we serve. We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to…
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Sysco - Buckhead Meat Midwest, Inc.-Ohio Division Northwood, Ohio, United States
Company:  US1079 Buckhead Meat Midwest, Inc.-Ohio DivisionZip Code:43619Employment Type:Full TimeTravel Percentage:  Compensation Range:$103,300.00 - $172,200.00The compensation range provided is in compliance with state specific laws.  Factors that may be used to determine your actual rate of pay include your specific skills, years of experience and other factors.  You may be…
Assistant Chief Financial Officer
City of West Palm Beach WEST PALM BEACH, Florida, United States
The City of West Palm Beach, Florida, is seeking an Assistant Chief Financial Officer to join a progressive, innovative team of local government professionals.  West Palm Beach is a major metropolitan center in south Florida and offers access to a full range of recreational and cultural experiences including, world class…
Chief Financial Officer
California New Car Dealers Association Sacramento, California, United States, Sacramento North To Oregon Border
Reports to: President Overview: The CFO, is a key member of the senior management team, plays an important leadership role as CNCDA’s expert on accounting and financial matters, and provides strategic advice and counsel to position the association for ongoing financial success. The CFO must possess a strategic mindset and…
Chief Financial Officer
Tyndale House Publishers Carol Stream, Illinois, United States
Tyndale House Publishers is seeking a chief financial officer to join its executive team. The CFO will be responsible for safeguarding the assets of the corporation by establishing and monitoring company-wide financial and administrative objectives, policies, and procedures which ensure the company’s continually sound financial structure. This position provides key…
Chief Financial Officer
Petersen Automotive Museum Los Angeles, California, United States
As a key member of the Executive team the Chief Financial Officer will provide oversight to the Finance and Human Resources departments for a high-profile Museum with 170 employees, a budget in excess of $20M, and assets over $100M. The CFO will represent the Museum to the highest standard and…
Chief Financial Officer
Platinum FCU Duluth, Georgia, United States
POSITION DETAIL Exceeding $244 million in assets, Platinum Federal Credit Union, located in Duluth, Georgia, is currently recruiting for a seasoned fiscal executive to serve as their Chief Financial Officer.  Reporting directly to the President/CEO, this individual will oversee the finance, accounting, and human resources functions of the credit union. …
Chief Financial Officer
Goddard College Plainfield, Vermont, United States
BASIC FUNCTIONSProvides leadership, planning and oversight for all aspects of the College’s financial, Information Technology and facility-related functions. Serves as an active member of the College’s executive leadership team as directed by the President.  CHARACTERISTIC DUTIES AND & RESPONSIBILITIES Financial:•    Develop and oversee the College’s financial directions, strategy, and…
Chief Financial Officer
Undisclosed Carrier Mills, Illinois, United States
SouthEastern Illinois Electric Cooperative, Inc. (SEIEC) is a member-owned, not-for-profit, electric distribution Cooperative headquartered in Carrier Mills, Illinois. SEIEC provides service to 10 counties in southeastern Illinois serving over 24,000 accounts. Due to a retirement, SEIEC has an immediate opening for Chief Financial Officer. The Chief Financial Officer (CFO) reports…
Chief Financial Officer
Kalsee Credit Union Portage, Michigan, United States
Under the general direction of the President/CEO, Oversee the planning, direction, and management of Finance, Accounting, Compliance, IT, Payment Systems Support, ALCO Committee Chair, and Plan Administrator of CASD/SERP Plans.  Ensure effective and efficient operation and compliance with regulations and policies.  Coordinate the financial planning, policy, procedures, accounting and reporting,…
Chief Financial Officer
D. Hilton Associates Inc Austin, Texas, United States
Position SummaryUnited Heritage Credit Union is in search of a Chief Financial Officer to join their executive team. Reporting to the CEO, this talented individual will have oversight of Finance, ALM & Capital Markets, Risk & Compliance, and Fraud & Collections. This position oversees and manages multiple departments and is…
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
Pittsburgh Knights Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Title: Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Location: Open Location (Hybrid Work Model) Type: Full Time Announcement No. PK-049 The global esports market generated over $1 billion in annual revenues in 2021; that’s a 50% increase from last year, driven primarily from sponsorships and advertising to an estimated global audience of 600…
Chief Financial Officer
LifeSource Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
ORGANIZATION OVERVIEW LifeSource in Minneapolis, Minnesota, is seeking a healthcare leader to serve as its next Chief Financial Officer. This is an opportunity to strategically lead the financial operations of a dynamic and growing healthcare organization with an extraordinary mission, a dedicated and collaborative workforce, and a strong reputation in…
Community Foundation San Luis Obispo County San Luis Obispo, California, United States
For 25 years, The Community Foundation San Luis Obispo County has worked with partners to support a safe, healthy, and thriving community, through exceptional stewardship of funds invested with us. To date, the Foundation has awarded over $66 million in grants and scholarships. As the region’s primary provider of philanthropic…
Chief Financial Officer
Home Start, Inc. San Diego, California, United States
Job Summary: Manages the financial resources of the organization including accounting, organization-wide budgets in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and organization/contract policies and procedures and safeguards assets through the maintenance of proper controls. Participates as a member of the senior management team in the development and implementation of organization-wide…
Chief Financial Officer
California New Car Dealers Association Sacramento, California, United States
The CFO, is a key member of the senior management team, plays an important leadership role as CNCDA’s expert on accounting and financial matters, and provides strategic advice and counsel to position the association for ongoing financial success. The CFO must possess a strategic mindset and can collaborate with both…
Chief Financial Officer
Cambridge Air Solutions St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Seeking a Chief Financial Officer with the courage to join a vulnerable team of people-centric leaders dedicated to enriching every life they touch as they drive industry growth and scale Cambridge’s operational footprint! ABOUT CAMBRIDGE AIR SOLUTIONS Across 60 years as a U.S. based manufacturer and family-owned business, Cambridge Air…
Chief Financial Officer
Brew Dr Kombucha Remote, United States
Position Title: Chief Financial Officer Department: Finance Location: Remote Supervisory Responsibilities: Yes Reports to: CEO Worker Category: Full-Time FLSA Classification: Exempt Bonus Eligibility: Annual EBITDA Bonus Plan Position Summary:  The Chief Financial Officer will lead the finance department while organizing strategy around crucial financial decisions. The CFO is part of…
Chief Financial Officer
Durham County Durham, North Carolina, United States
The thriving, innovative, and inclusive community of Durham County, North Carolina is seeking an experienced and personable finance executive to serve as its next Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Joining an organization in strong financial position, the CFO will commit him/herself to maintain Durham County’s AAA bond rating and the finance department’s highly regarded reputation across…

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