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CFOs are responsible for accounting and treasury functions in an organization. Essential duties listed on a CFO example resume are developing financial strategies, handling budgets, formulating the company's direction, implementing company procedures and practices, generating reports, developing control systems, managing investments, and collaborating with auditors. Based on our collection of resume samples for this role, the most sought-after skills in a CFO are accounting expertise, excellent numeracy, business acumen, analytical thinking, detail orientation, and teamwork. Most CFOs hold a Master's Degree in a finance-related field.

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Cfo/general Manager/comptroller

  • Provide leadership of company financial planning, debt financing, and budget management functions
  • Performed financial analysis and due diligence to recommend an asset-only acquisition and new service offering that increased sales 10% in one year
  • Researched, negotiated, and secured a $1M line of credit and a $650K term loan
  • Maintain financial ratios on loans totaling over $7M for various Buehler entities
Candidate Info
31
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
MBA
Master of Business Administration
2

Cfo

Design and implement a workout solution to bring [company name] back to a solvent and profitable position. [company name] is an energy and petroleum metal fabrication business specializing in fluid containment tanks for oil field sites. In 2014 the company had sales of $30,000,000. In November of 2014 oil prices dropped below the economic viability level for production in the United States. The drop in oil prices evaporated the market for [company name] forcing the company into a workout situations with their creditors.

  • Developed a new business plan to satisfy creditors and to diversify into new and profitable markets.
  • Initiated cost saving actions and increased efficiencies to ensure profitability at current activity levels.
  • Negotiated new financing and terms with new and existing lenders and vendors.
  • Implemented ISO standards and Root cause analysis.
  • Improved the accounting system and cash flow budget to reflect current and changing needs.
Candidate Info
35
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
MA
Certified Public Accountant
3

CEO - CFO

Replaced financial reporting and analysis system to improve accuracy and efficiency. Added to and mentored staff. Oversaw budgeting, forecasting, and KPI development. Managed all finance functions including, treasury, tax, audit, and investor/Board. Fully responsible for P&L.

  • Increased sales 175% and reduced expenses through analysis, targeted marketing, advertising, and education.
  • Improved customer service company-wide via computerization and building on excellent company reputation.
  • Maintained profitability during recession by computerizing business systems.
  • Positioned company for profitable sale.
Candidate Info
36
years in
workforce
16
years
at this job
BS
Marketing Major, Accounting Minor, & 2 Years Engineering
MBA
Accounting And Finance
4

President & CFO

Responsible for all operations of provider of wireless telephone services to Lifeline eligible customers deriving
revenues from customers and government sources of $3M per year.

  • Manage telephone distribution, customer service, agent relations and financial obligations of company
  • Responsible for company compliance with all FCC guidelines regulating Lifeline service providers.
  • Established initial Human Relations function of the company.
  • Established in-house payroll process and converting independent agents to employees.
  • Developed store front distribution model in low income areas establishing greater brand recognition.
  • Developed relationships with retail locations such as grocery stores to enhance product offering.
Candidate Info
33
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BBA
Accounting
MBA
Taxation
5

Cfo/owner

  • Founded and operated a homeowners' association professional management firm grossing $730,000 in revenue during 2013 with a 33% profit margin.
  • Processed payments for association dues, accounts payable, soft collections, financial statement preparation and reporting.
  • Managed client cash flows and reserve account investments to assure timely payment of client vendors and adequate funding for refurbishment, replacement and enhancement of property assets and amenities.
  • Prepared annual budgets, monthly variance analysis and coordinated independent annual audits of client financials.
  • Prepared real estate disclosures for property sales in escrow.
  • Reported to the client's boards of directors on a monthly basis to review financial status, owner correspondence, project status and overall status of the properties under management.
  • Negotiated client contracts and related management fees.
  • Responsible for general business operations for Elite Community Management and ECM Holdings, sustaining vendor relationships, business budgeting, cash management, accounting and processing, facilities management, human resources, payroll and overall business operations.
  • Managed the business activities of 4 exempt management staff and 3 part time employees.
Candidate Info
29
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BS
Accountancy
6

Cfo/partner

  • Completed capital raise to provide resources for growth.
  • Automated the application to funding process from a dysfunctional manual system.
  • Managed growth that tripled our advance rate in two years.
Candidate Info
46
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
MBA
Master of Business Administration
7

Cfo

  • Act as a regional CFO covering the South Texas facilities while coordinating with the Corporate Office to prepare timely financial reporting and analysis.
  • Serve as a member of the Executive Management Team of two physician-owned for profit facilities with primary responsibility for all aspects of the financial affairs of the business including financial reporting, development of the annual budget, forecasting, physician profitability analyses and cost control review.
  • Direct management of the accounting, business office, materials management and medical record functions.
  • Review all facility contracts including the analysis and re-negotiation of existing leasing arrangements and vendor agreements in order to reduce operating expenses.
  • Act as the liaison for external auditors, cost report preparers and insurance agents ensuring that all deliverables are prepared timely and accurately.
  • Prepare and deliver Board presentations as needed.
  • Develop and analyze annual operational budgets utilizing historical information as well as a daily executive STAT sheet to ensure up-to-date and accurate reporting of the financial performance of all facilities in a timely manner.
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BA
English
BBA
Accounting
8

Cfo

  • Management of the company's fiscal matters, forward growth planning, all conventional and special financing. Responsible for reconciliation of payables and receivables.
  • Administrator for Quick Books, legal liaison, and establish quotas on sales department.
  • Negotiated contracts with banks, vendors, and trading partners throughout the US.
  • Modeling and forecast reporting that would be used to for decision making in regards to pricing changes, changes in cost structures, and effects of volatility on net income.
Candidate Info
41
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
Business
9

CFO Americas

  • Setup and structure finance/accounting and A/R teams in the US
  • Manage accounting, FP&A and treasury functions for the Americas
  • Implement internal reporting and analysis process
  • Work with legal and tax team on setting up the company in various jurisdictions including Canada
  • Implement and oversee internal reporting process
  • Prepare and present 3 year business plan, annual budget and forecasts
  • Implement Concur, new T&E policy and corporate credit card program
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
MBA
Master of Business Administration
10

Controller/cfo

  • Manage all treasury and financial accounts for several entities, including the monthly consolidated financials.
  • Place in motion critical changes/decisions increasing efficiency and bottom line results.
  • Supervise Payroll, A/R & A/P Departments through an ERP system McLeod.
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Accountancy
MA
Tax Accounting

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