VP Finance - Americas Region

Creative Financial Staffing
Hartford, Connecticut
Apr 03, 2024
Apr 06, 2024
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VP Finance - Americas

CFS is currently working with a high caliber organization on an exclusive VP of Finance search.

What we Like about this VP Finance Role
  • Global Company with a family feel. Strategically growing and investing heavily in creating new facilities across the US; increasing their footprint.
  • Grown significantly over the last few years through a transformation process.
  • Easy access to decision makers . The CEO is one to maintain good relationships, has an open-door policy and is highly engaging.
  • Exciting growth targets of over 50% in the next couple of years!
  • The Americas region is considered as a favorable growth market , high level of investment in this area enabling them to reach their targets.
  • Decentralized organization which makes them nimble; quicker to make decisions.
  • High quality, well branded products supporting a strong and diverse customer base .
  • Strong benefits including 401K, additional profit sharing, car allowance and more!
  • Employee centric company with the tone set from the top for development and creating a supportive environment for their teams.
  • Work with a CEO who has a dynamic personality , takes the initiative to get to know the employees and has a high level of passion for this organization!

Overview of the VP, Finance Responsibilities
  • Financial Strategy - develop and implement financial strategies.
  • Controlling & Reporting - lead teams to ensure accurate and timely financial reporting, analysis and forecasting.
  • Risk Management - implement robust risk management processes.
  • Treasury
  • Internal/External relationships - maintain effective and productive relationships locally/globally and externally to banking professionals, auditors and tax consultants.
  • Compliance - ensure compliance with financial regulations and standards.
  • Team Leadership - serve as an active member of the Regional Leadership Team. Contribute to key strategic initiatives.
  • Financial Decision Support - provide strategic financial guidance to the executive team.
  • Mergers and Acquisitions - play a key role in evaluating potential M&A, due diligence.

Preferred Qualifications of the VP Finance
  • BS Finance/Accounting, MBA/CPA preferred.
  • Experienced working in a financial leadership capacity within manufacturing or distribution industry.
  • Strong financial modeling, forecasting experience.
  • Strong use of robust ERP systems.