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  • Sector: Executive Search
  • Function: VP Finance
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  • Expiry Date: 17 December 2021
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2164115_1637123378

Job Number: 2164115

Our client is seeing a member of the Executive Leadership Team, the Vice President of Finance (VPF) works collaboratively with all team members of our client. The VPF is responsible for the strategic oversight of all finance and accounting functions in complete accordance with GAAP, other regulatory and advisory entities, and the company's financial policies and institutional ethics. This position plays a lead role in maintaining organizational integrity through comprehensive financial planning, budget building and performance assessment, as well as the maintenance of internal controls. Reporting to the President & CEO, the VPF continuously identifies quantifiable metrics for evaluating existing financial performance and areas for future business growth. This individual will prepare reporting, forecasting, and analysis to provide insight and improve efficiency and processes companywide.

A great Vice President of Finance is humble, kind, and supportive of the growth of others within their sphere of influence. As with all leadership position, the VPF is a role model for all our clients employees, living the values by showing up engaged, authentic, and committed to the success of the business and each person involved. By fostering productive relationships and setting clear goals for the company, the VPF plays a critical role in advancing the mission, vision, and values of the organization.


  • 12 - 15+ years of accounting and finance experience
  • Executive presence and comfortable working directly with the CEO and others
  • Supervisory experience
  • Bachelor's in Accounting, Finance, or similar
  • Hands-on, able to jump in and help where needed, problem solver

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