Chief Financial Officer in Burlingame, CA

$$250K+(Ladders Estimates)

ECC, Burlingame   •  

Burlingame, CA 94010

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


8 - 10 years

Posted 14 days ago


ECC is currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Chief Financial Officer at our Corporate headquarters in Burlingame, CA. In this position you will:

  • Provide strategic leadership for the company by working with the Executive Management Team to establish long-range goals, strategies, plans and policies
  • Plan, develop, organize, implement, direct and evaluate the organization's fiscal function and performance
  • Participate in the development of the corporation's plans and programs as a strategic partner
  • Evaluate and advise on the impact of long-range planning, introduction of new programs/strategies and regulatory action
  • Develop credibility for the finance group by providing timely and accurate analysis of budgets, financial reports and financial trends in order to assist the Board and CEO in performing their responsibilities
  • Enhance and/or develop, implement and enforce policies and procedures of the organization by way of systems that will improve the overall operation and effectiveness of the corporation
  • Provide technical financial advice and knowledge to others within the financial discipline
  • Participate in continual improvement of the budgeting process through education of department managers on financial issues impacting their budgets
  • Provide strategic financial input and leadership on decision-making issues affecting the organization
  • Optimize the handling of banking relationships and initiate appropriate strategies to enhance cash position
  • Develop a reliable cash flow projection process and reporting mechanism that includes minimum cash threshold to meet operating needs
  • Act as an advisor from the financial perspective on any prospective contracts
  • Evaluate the finance division structure and team plan for continual improvement of the efficiency and effectiveness of the group and provide individuals with professional and personal growth
  • In addition to the accountabilities above, other responsibilities, tasks, and deliverables may be assigned to the incumbent of this position


  • Proven track record for selling complex solutions at senior levels
  • Capable of inspiring and motivating a diverse, global team
  • Skilled in interfacing with various levels throughout the organization
  • Ability and willingness to travel as needed both domestically and internationally
  • Expertise with using Microsoft tools (Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint)
  • Experience with federal government contracting
  • Experience with international business
  • Ten years of experience acting in the capacity of a Chief Financial Officer
  • Education: Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance. Equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted for this requirement

Preferred Qualifications:

  • MS Degree in Accounting or Finance or MBA
  • Industry specific experience (Environmental / Construction)

Valid Through: 2019-10-28