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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 Warner Robins, Georgia, United States
Robins Financial Credit Union located in Warner Robins, Ga is the 2nd largest credit union in the state of Georgia.  Robins Financial is a state chartered credit union currently serving 45 counties with over 248,000 members, and 22 branch locations with more than $4 billion in assets. Robins Financial is…
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Platinum FCU Duluth, Georgia, United States
POSITION DETAIL Exceeding $230 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. …
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CrossState Credit Union Association Harrisburg, PA Or Hamilton, NJ, United States
JOB TITLE:  Chief Financial Officer (CFO) DIVISION:  CrossState Credit Union Association DEPARTMENT:  Operations SUPERVISOR:  President & CEO                                                                               JOB CLASSIFICATION:  Full-time Employee, Salary – Exempt  DIRECT REPORTS:  3 POSITION PURPOSE:  CrossState Credit Union Association is seeking a candidate to fill the position of Chief Financial Officer (CFO). As a regional…
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San Antonio Museum of Art San Antonio, Texas, United States
San Antonio Museum of Art Chief Financial Officer Job Description   The San Antonio Museum of Art seeks a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) interested in supporting one of South Texas’ cultural gems.  Reporting to the Kelso Director, “Director,” the CFO oversees the efficient fiscal management of an art museum.  The CFO…
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Twin Cities PBS St. Paul, Minnesota, United States
Twin Cities PBS, one of the most widely celebrated and recognized stations in public media, is searching for our next Chief Financial Officer. This position is responsible for the management of our $46-million-dollar annual operating budget and will facilitate the creation and evolution of innovative financial strategies, processes, and procedures organization…
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Texas Tech University Lubbock, Texas, United States
Major/Essential Functions1.    Serves as a collaborative partner and servant leader on the TTU System Administration's executive leadership team.2.    Serves as a financial liaison and engages with the Board of Regents on issues, opportunities, trends and changes in finances and operating models.3.    Provides reports and briefings to standing committees of the…
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Nevada Critical Care Consultants Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER Plan, direct, implement professional medical company's financial policies funding operations, maximize profits and productivity. Analyze financial operations, determine cost reduction areas. Prepare budgets, implement financial control. Prepare economic guidelines, recommendations for management. Master of Business Administration or Master's in Finance. No experience required. 40 hours/week. Fax resume…
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Blue Ridge Behavioral Healthcare Roanoke, Virginia, United States
The Chief Financial Officer (CFO) provides executive-level responsibility, accountable leadership, management, and oversight. Directs all agency business and financial functions and services, which support the agency's public healthcare service delivery system. Reports directly to and works in close collaboration with the Chief Executive Officer (CEO).  This position is responsible for…
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City of Chester, PA Chester, Pennsylvania, United States
The Community Incorporated in 1682, Chester is located on the Delaware River and situated between the major business centers of Philadelphia and Wilmington, Chester offers easy access to I-95, the Commodore Barry Bridge to New Jersey, and the Philadelphia International Airport. Chester has a population of 33,982 and is the…
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Association of California School Administrators Sacramento, California, United States, Sacramento North To Oregon Border
POSITION SUMMARY:  The Chief Financial Officer of the association is an essential member of ACSA’s management team (Cabinet). The CFO plays an important leadership role as ACSA’s most senior subject matter expert on all accounting and financial matters, providing advice and counsel to the Executive Director (ED) to strategically position…
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Keesler Federal Credit Union Biloxi, Mississippi, United States
Position SummaryKeesler Federal Credit Union is in search of a talented executive to join its team as the Chief Financial Officer. This skilled individual will be responsible for maintaining the credit union’s financial operations, overseeing budgeting and forecasting, and contributing to the organization’s strategic planning initiatives. Responsible for all functions…
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CFO Copper Center, Alaska, United States
SUMMARY Under the direct supervision of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) oversees all fiscal operations to fulfill the CRNA Promise Statement and Strategic Plan. Strategic Leadership Collaborate with the Senior Management Team (SMT) in the development of strategic plans, with particular focus on the financial…
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Henry County Water Authority McDonough, Georgia, United States
Henry County Water Authority is accepting applications for Chief Financial Officer (CFO).   The Henry County Water Authority (HCWA) was founded in 1961 by an Act of the General Assembly of the State of Georgia and provides service to over 61,000 residential water customers and over 24,000 residential wastewater customers within…
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Undisclosed Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER Plan, direct, implement professional medical company's financial policies funding operations, maximize profits and productivity. Analyze financial operations, determine cost reduction areas. Prepare budgets, implement financial control. Prepare economic guidelines, recommendations for management. Master of Business Administration or Master's in Finance. No experience required. 40 hours/week. Fax resume…
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Association of California School Administrators Sacramento, California, United States
POSITION SUMMARY:  The Chief Financial Officer of the association is an essential member of ACSA’s management team (Cabinet). The CFO plays an important leadership role as ACSA’s most senior subject matter expert on all accounting and financial matters, providing advice and counsel to the Executive Director (ED) to strategically position…
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Trona Valley Community Federal Credit Union Green River, Wyoming, United States
The Chief Financial Officer (CFO) serves as a member of the executive team and participates in the steering of credit union strategic planning. The CFO is  responsible for the development and implementation of accounting practices that result in providing a comprehensive accounting system, and related support functions. Provides counsel to…
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AMGA (American Medical Group Association) Alexandria, Virginia, United States
AMGA™: Advancing High Performance Health At AMGA (American Medical Group Association®), we’re leading the transformation of healthcare in America because we believe in the power of healthier communities. By working alongside top professionals in our field and acting as their voice in the public sphere, we’re paving the way for…
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American Civil Liberties Union New York, New York, United States
The ACLU seeks a mission driven, people centered, financial leader with significant experience building and leading high-performing finance teams in a non-profit environment to be the Chief Financial Officer of the ACLU’s National office in New York.  Within the ACLU are two consolidated organizations: the Foundation, which is a 501(c)(3),…
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Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo Buffalo, New York, United States
POSITION SUMMARY The Community Foundation is seeking a strategic, proactive and experienced Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to lead the Finance function, as well as certain areas of the Operations function, at the Foundation. Reporting to the President/CEO, the CFO is a member of the senior leadership team and a key…
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San Francisco Federal Credit Union San Francisco, California, 684
Position SummarySan Francisco Federal Credit Union is in search of an experienced and highly accomplished Chief Financial Officer to join its executive management team. Reporting to the President/CEO, the successful candidate will be responsible for directing and managing the financial affairs of the credit union to ensure its growth, safety,…

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