The Vice President, Finance will be responsible for and report out on strategic and tactical matters as they relate to GAAP, accounting functions, budget management, cost benefit analysis and forecasting. The VP, Finance prepares and/or directs preparation of reports, which summarize and forecast business activity and the company’s financial position. The successful candidate will have demonstrated success in areas of forecasting, budgeting, financial planning & analysis, income, expenses, earnings and cash flow, and WIP reporting based on past, present, and expected operations. The position incorporates essential duties and responsibilities that involve review of past performance, management of daily and monthly activities, and active preparation in helping to build the future of the business.
This position reports to the Chief Operating Officer with (3) three direct reports.
The ideal candidate will be passionate about the mission at hand and will actively participate both strategically and tactically in the future visioning of the company. The VP, Finance will be forward thinking, with proven financial/operational leadership experience with broad cross-functional responsibilities for day-to-day management of the company’s financial operations. This proactive leader must be highly knowledgeable in manufacturing, fabrication and/or construction environments. This includes all activity necessary to ensure that the company has the proper personnel and processes to effectively and efficiently create value through the generation of revenue, servicing that revenue through operating activities, and creating economic value from that revenue. Further, this includes management of internal and external relationships as necessary to assure compliance with regulatory and company standards. Finally, this includes providing appropriate analysis, insights and advice to the company’s managers and owner in a manner that assures business decisions are made with timely, accurate and relevant information.
The VP, Finance will direct the administrative and strategic affairs of the organization related to all financial activities; recommends to management the objectives, policies and opportunities. The VP, Finance will be an integral part of the management team and will partner with the managers to provide consultative support on planning initiatives through financial information analyses and recommendations. The VP, Finance is responsible for all activities necessary to plan and account for business activity in a manner that will assist the company’s management to make optimal decisions that will create enterprise value.