CFO Global Company Midtown, NY 180k-225k

Description:

Important characteristics

– Reporting to the CEO/Owner who is a very demanding, entrepreneurial with an excellent handle on company financials
– Need to be adaptable to different ways of reporting financial information to the owner
– Ability to grow into a position that’s part of Senior Management team that drives the company
– Ideal candidate is willing and capable to be hands on with many of the tasks
– Needs to be strong/flexible communicator both to management and towards direct reports
– A good mentor toward direct reports & managers to assist them in understanding accounting, reporting as        well as correct billing

Role

– To head the accounting function nationally in HWI
– Lead the team of 5 staff (including a very experienced controller)
– Prepare monthly financial pack
– Prepare annual accounts to GAAP standards and work with the Auditors to get final issued promptly.
– Prepare group level management information
– Monitor and report upon all fiscal aspects of the business
– Manage all aspects of the accounting area with specific focus on cash management, accounting standards, data quality and Management information
– Manage banking/audit/supplier relationships
– To be part of our compliance team
– To be part of our insurer security review team

Skills

– Need to be current CPA
– Insurance brokerage experience
– Needs to have very strong Excel skills
– Needs to understand all forms of reporting tools