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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
Allentown School District Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States
Summary Supervises system-wide business affairs, fiscal management, tax collection, procurement, budgetary development and related support functions while maintaining accurate and complete records of the District’s financial affairs; The Business Manager works to ensure fiscal accountability and to maximize the use of human and financial resources through reallocation of overall resources;…
Chief Financial Officer
The Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy (FSBPT) Alexandria, Virginia, United States
The Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy (FSBPT) strives to live by a clearly defined mission and vision that conveys the direction of the organization and inspires all members to achieve a common purpose of protecting the public by providing service and leadership that promote safe and competent physical…
Chief Financial Officer
SunStone Ships, Inc. Miami, Florida, United States
Chief Financial Officer (Based in Miami, FL). Must have min. of a Master’s deg in bus. admin & 5 yrs’ exp as a Chief Financial Officer for a multinational Co. Send resume to SunStone Ships, Inc., 4770 Biscayne Blvd, PH-B, Miami, FL 33137. Attn: Mr. Lund.
Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and VP
Covenant Woods Mechanicsville, Virginia, United States
Would you like to experience a fulfilling career in a place where everybody knows your name? You’ll find that at Covenant Woods — because here, in our caring, close-knit community, you’ll have the opportunity to truly get to know the residents you serve.  Covenant Woods, in Hanover VA, has an incredible…
Chief Financial Officer
AMN Healthcare - B.E. Smith in partnership withOSF HealthCare Children's Hospital of Illinois Dallas, Texas, United States
Chief Financial Officer Hebrew SeniorLife The Opportunity: AMN is honored to partner with Hebrew SeniorLife (HSL) in the recruitment of a new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). A national executive search is underway, as the current CFO plans to retire in September 2024. This is an amazing opportunity for a senior…
Chief Financial Officer
Undisclosed Lake Forest, California, United States
Chief Financial Officer- SCal Mobile LLC - Lake Forest, CA - Requires: Bachelor's in Economics, Finance or related + (24) months related experience & in financial planning. Salary $110K/Year.
Chief Financial Officer
Shanghai American School Shanghai, China
SUMMARY Shanghai American School (SAS) is an English-language day school offering an American curriculum, prekindergarten to grade 12, for expatriate families living in Shanghai, the People’s Republic of China (PRC). SAS is one of the few independent, non-profit, coeducational day schools in Shanghai. SAS is an entity duly registered, licensed…
Administrator/Chief Financial Officer
Undisclosed Suttons Bay, Michigan, United States
County of Leelanau- Administrator/Chief Financial Officer The Leelanau County Board of Commissioners is seeking an experienced individual to be its next Administrator/C.F.O. Responsibilities: The Leelanau County Board of Commissioners is seeking an experienced manager and leader to work with as a team member, supporter, and trusted advisor. The next County…
Chief Financial Officer
Gulf Coast Educators FCU Pasadena, Texas, United States
POSITION DETAIL With approximately $1.3 billion in assets and located in the Houston Metropolitan area, Gulf Coast Educators Federal Credit Union is currently recruiting for a senior finance and accounting executive to replace their retiring Chief Financial Officer.  Reporting directly to the President/CEO, this individual will be responsible for ALM,…
Chief Financial Officer
Members Trust of the Southwest FCU Houston, Texas, United States
POSITION DETAIL Exceeding $230 million in assets, located in Houston, Texas, Members Trust of the Southwest Federal Credit Union is currently seeking a financial executive to fill the role of Chief Financial Officer.  Reporting directly to the President/CEO, this individual will manage the accounting and finance functional areas of the…
SVP-Chief Financial Officer
Hartford Federal Credit Union Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Are We the Place for You? Hartford Federal Credit Union ($150M, Hartford, CT) is a community-chartered credit union serving all of Hartford, Middlesex, and Tolland counties. With four branches serving over 14,000 members across a 3-county region, Hartford FCU boasts an expansive field of membership. Since 1961, Hartford FCU has…
Chief Financial Officer
OUCU Financial Athens, Ohio, United States
OUCU Financial is seeking a dynamic Chief Financial Officer to help lead the continued growth of the Credit Union. The CFO will be responsible for planning, controlling, and directing OUCU Financial's fiscal functions, as well as providing guidance to the CEO regarding successful expansion strategies. The successful candidate will collaborate…
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Undisclosed CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wisconsin, United States
Northwestern Bank, a proud member of the greater Chippewa Valley community since 1904, iscurrently seeking a Chief Financial Officer to lead our reputable and growing community bankwhere we aspire to build stronger communities, where people matter. This bank leader mustexemplify our Core Values of deliver an exceptional experience, shine through…
Chief Financial Officer
Baskervill Richmond, Virginia, United States
Baskervill is an award-winning, multi-disciplinary design firm with offices throughout the country and in Gdansk, Poland. Our Richmond office is currently looking for an experienced Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to oversee the firm’s financial operations and monitor financial performance. The ideal candidate must be well-versed in all aspects of financial management ranging…
Chief Financial Officer
Bricker Graydon LLP Ohio, United States
At BRICKER GRAYDON LLP, our legal experience meets a commitment to unparalleled client service. We have a robust team of 200+ attorneys who are dedicated to delivering the highest client service. Our ability to seamlessly serve clients across the nation while maintaining a steadfast commitment to our local communities is…
Chief Financial Officer
Undisclosed Lake Forest, California, United States
Chief Financial Officer- SCal Mobile LLC - Lake Forest, CA - Requires: Bachelor's in Economics, Finance or related + (24) months related experience & in financial planning. Salary $110K/Year.
Chief Financial Officer
Undisclosed Lake Forest, California, United States
Chief Financial Officer- SCal Mobile LLC - Lake Forest, CA - Requires: Bachelor's in Economics, Finance or related + (24) months related experience & in financial planning. Salary $110K/Year.
Chief Financial Officer
UC Davis Health Sacramento, California, United States
UC Davis Health seeks an outstanding individual with exceptional strategic, financial, and interpersonal capabilities to serve as Chief Financial Officer. The Chief Financial Officer (CFO), UC Davis Health is responsible for the overall financial operation of UC Davis Health, which includes the School of Medicine, Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing,…
Chief Financial Officer
UC Davis Health Sacramento, California, United States
UC Davis Health seeks an outstanding individual with exceptional strategic, financial, and interpersonal capabilities to serve as Chief Financial Officer. The Chief Financial Officer (CFO), UC Davis Health is responsible for the overall financial operation of UC Davis Health, which includes the School of Medicine, Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing,…
Chief Financial Officer
Tidemark Federal Credit Union Seaford, Delaware, United States
POSITION DETAIL   Exceeding $450 million in assets and located in Seaford, Delaware, Tidemark Federal Credit Union is currently recruiting to replace their long-time retiring Chief Financial Officer.  Reporting directly to the President/CEO, the incoming accounting and finance professional will strategically lead the general accounting functions of the credit union,…

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