Chief Financial Officer
Established Sportwear Organization, Undergoing Phase of High Growth & Expansion
Looking for a Dynamic CFO to Lead Strategy & Finance, 15+ Years, MBA or CPA
About Our Client
Established high-end apparel sportswear organization, based near Bryant Park, with 6 brands under its umbrella and is currently in a phase of rapid growth.
- Maintain executive responsibility for financial operations including: working capital, capital expenditures, debt levels, taxes, budget and general accounting. Manage outside lending, audit and legal relationships.
- Direct and monitor all financial controls and metrics within the organization.
- Analyze current and future business operations and plans to determine financial effectiveness.
- Identify market opportunities and help provide direction for strategic growth.
- Develop short-term and long-range planning, forecasting and budget development to support company goals.
- Participate in acquisition and growth activities to support overall business objectives and plans.
- Establish and maintain stable cash flow management policies and procedures and ensure cash resources are available for daily operations and business and product development.
- Involvement in preparation and presentation of materials for the Board of Directors.
The Successful Applicant
- BA in Accounting or Finance. MBA and CPA License preferred.
- 15+ years of progressive finance and leadership experience and proven experience at a senior executive level.
- Excellent interpersonal, communications, public speaking and presentation skills combined with leadership and team building experience.
- Solid working knowledge of budgeting, accounting, sales, business development and strategic planning.
- Understanding of the investment and capital resource community.
- High level of integrity and dependability with a sense of urgency and results orientation.
- Problem solving and creative skills. Must be capable of exercising sound judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analyses.
- Apparel Industry background
- Demonstrated computer skills for data analysis
What's on Offer
Competitive salary, equity options, health-care, vacation