Our client is looking for an experienced and passionate leader who will play an integral part in continuing the growth and profitability of the company. The primary role of the Chief Financial Officer will be creating and managing the company’s financial position and vision. S/he will be responsible for all strategic and tactical matters as they relate to finance, forecasting, budget management, cost-benefit analysis, financing, return on investment, return on equity and return on capital employed. The CFO will be an integral and essential part of the executive management team and will actively participate in the future visioning of the company as it grows both organically and through strategic acquisition. The CFO will partner with members of the executive team by providing consultative support for planning initiatives, analyses, and recommendations.
Our client is a leading manufacturer of electric vehicles. They have a strong entrepreneurial culture that emphasizes integrity, collaboration, accountability, teamwork, and excellence. The electric vehicle industry is booming, and they are a well-established player in it. The CFO will be the face of the company to the investor community. This is an opportunity for a dynamic and accomplished financial leader to have a significant impact on an already successful company.
This position reports to the Chief Executive Officer and interacts with the board of directors. The CFO has one (1) direct report and ten (10) indirect reports.
The ideal candidate will be passionate about the mission at hand and an active participant in driving the company’s strategic future. A career history will include meaningful cross-functional experience in finance, raising capital, strategic planning, and mergers and acquisitions. In alignment with the company culture, the candidate will be humble, respectful, hands-on, honest, intelligent, cooperative, and responsible (“owns it”). The CFO’s responsibilities will be broad and include coaching and mentoring a collaborative team, as well as building a roadmap for success.