CFO, Amarillo, Texas – dlemaire@cfstaffing.com

CFO

Amarillo, Texas

Our client is in the commodities trading business, and they are searching for a CFO to join their team. This person will be a true business partner to the CEO, Sales & Operations. This position will be located in Amarillo, Texas.

Overview:

The purpose of this role is to be the financial support and partner to the CEO, growing to become a part of the Senior Executive Team to work together to build shareholder value, and provide strategic, operational, and programmatic support to the organization:

  • Support the CEO’s strategic and tactical plan development and implementation
  • Responsible for leading all aspects of the day to day accounting, financial, regulatory and taxes functions.
  • Develop a special relationship with the Board of Directors through the Audit Committee Chairmanship.

Responsibilities:

Lead the company’s programs and efforts in the areas of accounting, financial planning and analysis, and financial aspects of corporate strategy and strategic negotiations.

  • Oversee the timely production of monthly, quarterly and annual reports, financial statement and cash flow projections.
  • Work with other team members to understand revenue and cost drivers and define appropriate reports for tracking.
  • Issue regular status and ad hoc report to senior management.
  • Set controls, measures and reports for all purchasing and sales activities to ensure best practices and procedures.
  • Create strong partnerships across the organization to drive sound financial decisions in support of capital investments, product valuations, supply chain execution/cost of goods sold and sales performance/profitability.
  • Create financial and valuation business models to assist the organization in making strategic decisions around products, partnerships, and investments based on deep and insightful financial analyses.
  • Oversee and monitor the banking activities of the organization.
  • Oversee the development of the annual operating and capital budgets.
  • Ensure adequate cash management to meet the organization’s needs
  • Build and develop the account and finance teams as the company grows
  • Ensure accounting systems are proficient and able to scale with the growth of the business
  • Perform competitive analysis on industry peers and report trends and results to the leadership team.
  • The direct connection between business development and finance. Partnering together on planning, modeling, and analysis of future business projects.

Qualifications:

  • 15 plus years of accounting experience
  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting. MBA / CPA preferred
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, ability to prioritize and meet deadlines.
  • Ability achieves goals successfully in a fast-paced environment and fluctuating priorities and deadlines.
  • Experience with commodity IT systems preferred.
  • Leadership experience in organizing, planning and executing projects from conceptualization through implementation and execution across multiple internal and external reporting and organization lines.chief-financial-officer-responsibilities-1068x713

Other:

Base, short term and long term bonus potential

Relocation

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s