Chief Financial Officer (CFO) | Real Estate Development

Saint Louis Park, Minnesota Permanent USD220,000 - USD300,000 per year
  • Ability to lead a multisector business
  • Known for the company culture

About Our Client

The client specializes in multifamily, industrial and commercial developments across the Midwest and West, completing over 150 projects representing more than $1 billion in total value for its clients and partners since their founding in the early 2000's. They are known for given their team members space to succeed and inspiring an award- winning workplace.

Job Description

  • Directs the preparation of all financial statements, including income statements, balance sheets, shareholder reports, tax returns, and governmental agency reports
  • Compares sales and profit projections to actual figures and budgeted expenses to actual expenses; makes or oversees any necessary adjustments to future projections and budgets
  • Reviews planning process and suggests improvements to current methods
  • Analyzes operations to identify areas in need of reorganization, downsizing, or elimination
  • Works with the President and other executives to coordinate planning and establish priorities for the planning process.
  • Studies long-range economic trends and projects their impact on future growth in sales and market share
  • Identifies opportunities for expansion into new product areas
  • Oversees investment of funds and works with investment bankers to raise additional capital required for expansion
  • Lead the financial strategy to aggressively oversee existing entities, assess financial risks, maximize efficiencies and margins, and seek opportunities for expansion, while meeting company goals
  • 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
  • Exercise sound judgement and makes decisions that significantly optimize the financial position of the present and future financial and budgetary projections
  • Review planning process and suggests improvements to current methods
  • Develop organization prospects by studying economic trends and revenue opportunities; projecting acquisition and expansion prospects; identifying opportunities for improvement, cost reduction, and systems enhancement; and accumulating capital to fund expansion
  • 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
  • Accomplish finance and organization mission by completing related results as needed
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • All employees are responsible for the general upkeep of work and shared spaced
  • Punctual and regular attendance is required of all employees

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or a related field - Master's or CPA preferred
  • 10+ years of experience in accounting or finance with increased responsibilities over time
  • 5+ years of leading and managing large teams
  • Merger & acquisition experience is a plus
  • SEC reporting experience is a plus
  • Knowledge of all aspects of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP)
  • Comprehensive knowledge of financial structures, revenue, and cash resources within the construction and real estate industry
  • Strategic and visionary thinker, keen judgement, conceptual analysis and planning skills
  • Skilled in building relationships, developing individuals and working as part of a team
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve results
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Sound business and fiscal knowledge
  • Strong customer focus
  • High integrity as evidenced by valuing all people and groups

What's on Offer

  • 401K retirement plan with company match
  • Health, Dental, & Vision insurance plans
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Company Paid Basic Life, Short & Long Term Disability plans
  • Supplemental Voluntary Benefits
  • Paid Time Off (PTO), Paid Holidays, Paid Volunteer Time, and more!
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Job summary

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Financial Director / CFO
Saint Louis Park
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Courtney Remijan
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