CFO / Chief Financial Officer


Los Angeles, CA

Industry: Financial Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 388 days ago

  by    Suarez MariaElena

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We are currently seeking an experienced CFO / Chief Financial Officer to join our team in our Los Angeles, CA 77077 location. 


About the Role:

The Chief Financial Officer oversees the Group's financial operations, manages its Finance Department, and provides strategic leadership to the Group with respect to financial matters.


What you’ll do:

Core duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned

  • Direct or coordinate an organization's financial or budget activities to fund operations, maximize investments, or increase efficiency
  • Appoint department heads or managers and assign or delegate responsibilities to them
  • Analyze operations to evaluate performance of a company or its staff in meeting objectives or to determine areas of potential cost reduction, program improvement, or policy change
  • Direct, plan, or implement policies, objectives, or activities of organizations or businesses to ensure continuing operations, to maximize returns on investments, or to increase productivity
  • Prepare budgets for approval, including those for funding or implementation of programs


Our Perfect Candidate

Education and Experience:

  • Master Degree in Finance or Accounting required
  • 10+ years of progressively responsible senior-level financialexperience in a physical commodities trading/supply environment
  • Must have a high-sense of energy with a strong executive presence, not afraid to roll-up their sleeves and lead the way to success
  • Energy experience is preferable
  • Extensive knowledge of finance, accounting, budgeting, and cost control principles (e.g., CPA, CFA or MBA Finance emphasis)
  • Working knowledge of enterprise trade management & accounting software is preferred, or similar financial application
  • Solid understanding of hedging and futures trading from an accounting and risk perspective
  • An insightful and proactive thinker who can effectively synthesize large quantities of data for presentation in a concise and understandable manner
  • Excellent leadership and management skills, with proven ability to build, motivate, and empower a team and to work within a complex, fast-paced business environment


Required Abilities and Skills:

  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communications skills are critical
  • Ability to foster change, spark innovation and implement strategies
  • Expertise in analysis, critical decision making, and process improvement
  • Flexibility to lead in a changing environment
  • Capable of managing the “big picture” while paying attention to detail.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Applications including Excel, PowerPoint, and Word


Company Offers:

  • Competitive annual salary, commensurate with experience and education
  • Comprehensive benefits package available including: Healthcare Insurance, Paid Vacation & Holidays, 401k, Bonuses, Merit Increases, and Growth Opportunities
$80K - $100K