Operational CFO/Controller

The Strategic CFO Published: February 10, 2017
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Our client, a leading importer and trading group located in Houston, TX, currently has an opportunity for a motivated individual to join their company as the Operational CFO/Controller. In this role, you will act as a key business partner and advisor to the CEO and other members of the management team. This position requires a motivated leader who is confident and able to articulate financial information with all levels of staff, advise on strategic business decisions and drive the profitable growth of the company.

We are seeking an operations-minded CFO/Controller to help lead this company, grow the business and to manage the accounting and financial reporting. A successful candidate would be a team player possessing a keen ability to work with operations and sales.

The Position

Position duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Business advisor to the CEO and key management team
  • Preparation of monthly financial statements
  • Supervision of accounting and marketing assistant
  • Budgeting and financial statement analysis
  • Managing cash flow and cash flow forecasting
  • Communication with company personnel, department supervisors, and executive management
  • Managing reporting, productivity and profitability of the company
  • Assisting with day-to-day operation and management of office
  • Working with outside IT firm to ensure security and integrity of financial information
  • Preparation of ad-hoc management reports

The Requirements

  • 10-15 years financial and managerial experience
  • Technological proficiency, especially Microsoft Office suite
  • Ability to communicate and work with operations
  • Comfortable working in a dynamic environment with minimal supervision
  • Strong communication and people skills
  • Attention to detail, accuracy and common sense are a must

The Benefits

Compensation includes base salary including bonus, commensurate with qualifications listed above, with full benefits. This is an exceptional opportunity for a motivated team player who consistently seeks personal challenges and professional rewards.

The Company

Our client is a leading importing, distributor and trading company of a raw commodity. Their dedication to customer service and providing the best quality products has made them a leader in their industry. If you are seeking an environment where clients are treated like family, then please click below to apply online.

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those identified for further consideration will be contacted.

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