Job ID: EB-1449316587 Category: Accounting & Finance Location: Center, TX
We are seeking a CFO / Head of Finance for a leading manufacturer.
The company is currently looking to hire an operationally focused, dynamic individual to become part of the company’s team as the Head of Finance. This is a hands-on leadership role that requires someone who is able to support both high-level complex accounting and finance responsibilities as well as not being afraid to dive into the details on a day-to-day basis.
This position requires a proactive, team-oriented leader who can thrive in a growing organization. This highly visible position reports to the CEO and will interact heavily with the executive leadership team, Board of Directors and shareholders. The position will have broad responsibility across corporate, operational, financial and accounting functions, Responsibilities will include directing functions such as: accounting, annual audits, customer accounting support, tax compliance, managing an ERP implementation, monthly close processes, monthly reporting, forecasting, budgeting, long range planning, business partnering, modeling, return on investment analysis and other value-added financial analysis.
The Company is a true success story and an established leader for 30 years in their respective markets. Working across multiple customer segments including Tech (data centers), Ag, Automotive, Residential, Industrial, Entertainment, Sports, among others. They have established themselves as a go-to leader in their respective markets.
Profitable, $9 figure revenue; Moving to scale; strong EBITDA margin
Strong niche, high margin customer base and expanding across all fronts
Upward trend in repeat customers
Multi channel BD approach; Strong Sales/Marketing leadership and team in place
The company is poised for continued, fast growth with industry veterans at the helm. They are rounding out the senior leadership team and need an operational Finance leader to join the company as they continue their expansion. They are Looking for a Finance partner with strong manufacturing and costing experience. The company need’s a leader that can comfortably flip the switch between strategic and tactical initiatives as this company is scaling and expanding operations quickly. Looking for a strong manager and people leader that can work collaboratively in an environment that gets it when it comes to corporate culture.
Bachelor’s degree in finance and/or accounting.
CPA and/or MBA strongly preferred.
Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).
15 years’ financial management experience with 8 years’ experience in a senior financial role. Strong financial background including full understanding of P&L, Balance Sheet and cash flow reporting.
Strong background in manufacturing organizations with deep knowledge of cost accounting, inventory management and MRP systems.
Experience managing the financial reporting cycle and the accounting close process.
Strong analytical and planning skills.
Knowledge of sales and income tax reporting requirements.
Experience managing a staff of accounting and finance professionals.
Experience managing an ERP system.
Must be highly computer literate. Ability to manage business application and accounting software.
Expert knowledge of Excel, pivot tables and other applicable financial reporting tools. Able to extract and manipulate data from various database sources.
Must be detail oriented.
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with a wide range of stakeholders including senior management, peers, customers, sales representatives, employees, board members and shareholders.
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