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Posted: 7th May 2021

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Amsterdam
Description
We are looking for an experienced Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to perform effective risk management and plan the organization’s financial strategy. You will lead the company from a financial perspective and work alongside other C-level team members and take ownership of all company fiscal and regulatory matters.
Responsibilities
Develop financial well-being of the organization by providing financial projections and accounting services, preparing growth plans, and directing staff.

Accomplish finance human resource strategies by determining accountabilities; communicating and enforcing values, policies, and procedures; implementing recruitment, selection, orientation, training, coaching, counseling, disciplinary, and communication programs; planning, monitoring, appraising, and reviewing job contributions; and planning and reviewing compensation strategies.

Develop finance organizational strategies by contributing financial and accounting information, analysis, and recommendations to strategic thinking and direction and establishing functional objectives in line with organizational objectives.

Establish finance operational strategies by evaluating trends; establishing critical measurements; determining production, productivity, quality, and customer-service strategies; designing systems; accumulating resources; resolving problems; and implementing change.

Develop organization prospects by studying economic trends and revenue opportunities; projecting acquisition and expansion prospects; analyzing organization operations; identifying opportunities for improvement, cost reduction, and systems enhancement; and accumulating capital to fund expansion.

Develop financial strategies by forecasting capital, facilities, and staff requirements; identifying monetary resources; and developing action plans.

Monitor financial performance by measuring and analyzing results, initiating corrective actions, and minimizing the impact of variances.

Maximize return on invested funds by identifying investment opportunities and maintaining relationships with the investment community.

Report financial status by developing forecasts, reporting results, analyzing variances, and developing improvements.
Requirements
•	Corporate finance, financial planning and strategy
•	Managing profitability
•	Strategic planning and vision
•	Quality management
•	Forecasting and budget development
•	Solid GAAP and financial reporting technical skills
Required Experience
Minimum 10 years’ experience in accounting and financial management practices
Required Education
MBA, master or bachelor’s degree in business, finance, accounting, or equivalent experience
Certified Public Accountant certification a plus
Languages

English, Dutch