Chief Financial Officer/CPA

Falls Church, VA
Apr 17, 2018
Apr 18, 2018
Executive, Chief
Full Time
Dynamic and fast-paced international firm in Northern VA is seeking a Chief Financial Officer/CPA to manage all financial operations. Duties include, but are not limited to, the following: Manages all accounting staff and outside vendors (AP, AR, payroll, tax accountants, auditors, etc.) and ensures company's compliance with accounting best practices and DCAA, DCMA, etc. Highly proficient with both GCS Premier and Deltek CostPoint accounting systems; ability to train junior accounting staff in use of these systems and mentor and coach them as necessary Act as a trusted advisor to the CEO on financial matters with the goal of building value in the company Oversee financial elements of strategic partnership and/or M&A efforts Plan, develop, organize, implement, direct and evaluate the Company's fiscal functions from every relevant perspective Manage treasury, finance, accounting and compliance functions with the necessary processes and internal controls to safeguard the corporate assets Coordinate the prepare financial statements, financial reports, special analyses and information reports to advise the CEO routinely and upon request Manages and supervises financial accounting, tax and compliance functions located in multiple geographies (often in austere locations) with overall responsibility for training Project Managers and administrative staff worldwide to comply with accounting best practices as well as to follow corporate financial policiies and procedures Prepares and/or analyzes budgets, cost proposals and financial reports to assist the CEO and other executives with their responsibilities Oversee completion of timely annual audited financial statements and manages budgeting and long-term financial and tax planning processes Provides strategic financial input and leadership on decision-making issues affecting the Company (ie, growth, new markets, and evaluation of potential alliances, employee benefits, retirement plans, and investments) Develops reliable global cash flow projection process and reporting mechanism that includes minimum cash threshold to meet operating needs of the Company Optimizes the management of bank and deposit relationships and initiates appropriate strategies to enhance the Company's cash position on a broad overall basis and manage cash flow investment risk and yields; also properly maintains Company's Line of Credit Continuously improves the timeliness and accuracy of the Company's cash flow and management of the billing and collections process and month end, quarterly and year end closings Oversees risk and Corporate insurance requirements Ensures compliance with all tax reporting requirements including income tax, franchise tax, sales tax, and employment taxes Develops and advises on business development and strategic planning Enhances and/or develops, implements and enforces policies and procedures of the organization by way of systems that will improve the overall operation and effectiveness of the Company Recommend and manage Company relationship with outside financial consultants Performs other financial-related duties as required Willing to visit international sites to train remote staff on accounting processes and procedures and work nights and weekends as needed The ideal candidate will posess the following knowledge, skills and abilities: At least 15-years experience in finance/accouting with at least 10 of those years in a financial leadership role; MBA or CPA preferred Experience in security or guard services industry a plus Extremely proficient in the use of Deltek Costpoint accounting system Must possess experience in Government Contracting and DCAA/DCMA compliance as well as Sarbanes-Oxley compliance Must have international accounting and cost/price proposal preparation experience Strong work ethic and organizational skills; ability to navigate through complex financial situations to maximize results Self-directed with a high level of integrity and honesty Excellent Excel and MS Word skills with ability to develop aesthetically pleasing presentations Good leader and educator who is willing to share information and serve as a mentor Annual salary: $130K to $150K