Chief Financial Officer

Creative Financial Staffing

Job Description

Well respected association/non profit located in the western suburbs of Chicago is seeking a Chief Financial Officer. The ideal candidate will be responsible for financial strategy, financial planning and analysis, financial reporting, company audits, compliance, treasury functions. The CFO will lead a team of 4 direct reports in Accounting plus an Information Technology Manager. The CFO will collaborate with the CEO and the executive team to make decisions regarding company's financial strategy and operations.


  • Create and present financial and tax strategy recommendations to CEO
  • Support the financial planning and analysis, and annual budgeting
  • Oversee cash flow, cash management, working capital, and company audits
  • Prepare financial statements and various ad hoc reports
  • Have oversight of payroll, emplyee benefits, tax, and treasury functions.
  • Oversight of risk management, manage commercial insurance for the firm.
  • Manage relationships with banks


  • Strong finance-based analytical skills
  • 10 years' of finance experience including experience with non profit organizations
  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA required and MBA is desired
  • 3 years experience managing and mentoring a team at the executive level
  • High level of proficiency with Microsoft Excel and other ERP systems

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