CFO - Construction Company
Local full-service construction company.
Reporting to the President, the Chief Financial Officer will act as a strategic business partner and be a key member of the executive management team, through providing financial and strategic leadership / management, dissemination of data and financial modeling for prospective development properties and will be a key participant in influencing the future direction of the company.
Duties / Responsibilities:
Provide oversight and management of the accounting department to include AP; AR; multi-entity GL control; payroll (including prevailing wage); taxation / reporting; compliance; risk management; and month-end reporting;
Lead, mentor and develop a high performing accounting department;
Manage company’s purchasing; insurance; cost accounting; budgeting; private and institutional financing;
Maintain company banking relationships; monitor and oversee lines of credit;
Generate monthly and annual financial reports to include monthly P&L, forecast versus budget and weekly cash flow by division;
Monitor capital expenditures, asset deployment activities and allocation of costs associated with these expenditures;
Monitor company’s internal control environment to ensure compliance;
Establish and maintain systems and controls which verify the integrity of all systems, processes and data;
Assist with implementation of changes and improvement in automated financial and management information systems for the company;
Oversee the preparation of all related payroll tax reports and other necessary payroll reporting requirements;
Develop and maintain the company’s credit policies and procedures;
Monitor company’s AR processes, procedures and controls to ensure timely collection of receivables;
Manage financial planning and analysis capabilities; supervise creation of reports, software implementation and tools for budgeting and forecasting;
Participate in weekly meetings/calls with lenders, vendors and executive leadership team;
Drive financial results and initiatives through implementation and management of KPIs;
Provide direct involvement in company property management deal analyses and negotiations;
Be instrumental in the company’s investor relationships and partnership compliance;
Establish and implement strategic company growth plans with management team;
In-depth understanding of GAAP standards.
Proficiency in construction accounting, real estate development and real estate financing;
B.Sc. in Accounting; Finance, or similar discipline; MBA and or CPA preferred;
At least 10 years’ experience within an accounting-related leadership position, preferably within a construction environment;
Experience with corporate governance; proven negotiation skills;
At least 5 years’ experience within a Controller, or CFO role
Exemplary oral, written communication and interpersonal skills;
Proficient time management, organizational and attention to detail skills;
Ability to inspire confidence, create trust; ability to understand new issues quickly and make wise decisions.
Very competitive annual base salary for this full-time exempt position, plus benefits.
Santa Maria, CA (in office and not remote position).