Robert Half VP/Director of Finance in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Description Robert Half is looking for a Director of Finance to join our client! The ideal candidate will have strong leadership, management, technology, analytical, strategic planning, and communication skills as part of the management team. Are you are an experienced VP/Director of Finance looking for a challenging role at an established company? Then this may be the role for you.
What you get to do every single day
Design, establish, and maintain an organizational structure to effectively accomplish the departments goals and objectives
Monitor and analyze monthly operating results against budget
Take the lead on all financial and accounting operations
Hire and train employees, especially finance staff, and manage retention
Propose benchmarks for analyzing financial and operating performance
Take ownership of insurance and risk management
Manage the preparation of financial outlooks and financial forecasts
Manage the preparation of all financial reports
Evaluate and sustain forecasting and budgeting models
Direct, review, and prepare financial planning and budget management functions
Perform financial analysis for contract negotiations and product investment decisions
Develop five-year business plans with department managers
Ensure adherence to budgetary reporting requirements, including local, state, and federal
Manage the operating procedures of the department, including short- and long-range goals, objectives, and policies Requirements - Bachelor's degree in finance or accounting
MBA or CPA is preferred
Expert Microsoft Excel skills required
Strong analytical thinking and a detail-oriented mindset
10+ years of finance and accounting experience
Experience with multiple accounting and financial reporting systems
Expert understanding of finance, accounting, budgeting, and cost control principles including Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.
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