Lemont, IL 60439
Industry: Education, Government & Non-Profit•
Posted 66 days ago
The Financial Management & Procurement Services division at Argonne National Laboratory seeks applications from talented and highly-motivated individuals to fill a new Deputy Chief Financial Officer role.
Along with the CFO, the Deputy CFO will establish and manage the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of the financial and procurement management services of the organization while facilitating transformational changes. Responsibilities include oversight of monthly close process, client invoicing, collection of accounts receivable, cash management, procurement and purchasing, small business plan, accounts payable and payroll/timekeeping, production of periodic financial reports, maintenance of an adequate system of accounting records, and a comprehensive set of controls and budgets designed to mitigate risk, enhance the accuracy of the organization's reported financial results, and ensure that reported results comply with GAAP, FAR, DEAR, Uniform Commercial Code and CAS. This role provides oversight of the DOE Procurement Balanced Scorecard Goals and submitting the annual report for DOE approval. The Deputy CFO will manage a team that creates, implements, and maintains policies and procedures that identify and mitigate potential accounting and procurement issues and ensure efficient, timely, and accurate close and reporting processes.
A successful candidate for the Deputy CFO role would be expected to recruit and develop talented people, implement efficient systems and processes, promote a culture of continuous improvement, and ensure accuracy, reliability, and compliance with federal requirements Position Requirements
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Experience:
This level of knowledge and expertise is typically attained through a Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience in Accounting, Business Administration, Finance, or related field. A successful candidate would have 15+ years in accounting management and /or financial management with progressively responsible experience for a major company or organization. Master's degree, CPA, CMA preferred.
Valid Through: 2019-9-10