In this role, the selected candidate will oversee and support managers in the development and management of an end-to-end Record to Report process, including facilitating interfaces between various accounting systems, functional leadership teams, other accounting managers and directors, auditors, and executive leadership.
S/he will build and supervise a strong team of four staff members, including a very capable Controller, with responsibility for accounting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, and grants administration.
This position will work closely with research program coordinators and other management team members to implement finance and accounting improvements, and to explore how the financial staff can better support their operations.
Develops and implements financial strategies and control systems for the operating unit. Directs and/or participates in the development of strategic, business, marketing, facility and capital plans for the operating unit.
The CFO is responsible to the CEO for financial and fiduciary matters, as well as establishing company-wide financial and administrative objectives, policies, and procedures to ensure sound fiscal operations.
The Chief Financial Officer (CFO) supervises the compilation and preparation of financial statements and reports, works with management to develop strategies for internal growth and effectively manages the companys revenues.