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Chief Financial Officer

Stenger & Stenger Grand Rapids ,MI
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
Stenger and Stenger, P.C, is an AV rated, multi-state law firm, located in Grand Rapids, Michigan, in search of a Chief Financial Officer. The firm has experienced consistent, rapid growth in revenue, client base and complexity for many years and is looking for a highly motivated individual to act as CFO to help guide the firm’s financial and accounting departments and become a valued member of the management team. Chief Financial Officer Job Responsibilities: Develops financial well-being of the organization by providing financial projections and accounting services, preparing growth plans, and directing staff. Accomplishes 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. Develops 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. Establishes 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. Develops 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. Develops financial strategies by forecasting capital, facilities, and staff requirements; identifying monetary resources; and developing action plans. Monitors financial performance by measuring and analyzing results, initiating corrective actions, and minimizing the impact of variances. Maximizes return on invested funds by identifying investment opportunities and maintaining relationships with the investment community. Reports financial status by developing forecasts, reporting results, analyzing variances, and developing improvements. Updates job knowledge by remaining aware of new regulations, participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications, maintaining personal networks, and participating in professional organizations. Accomplishes finance and organization mission by completing related results as needed. Performs accounting tasks that need to be completed in a timely manner to insure books and records are adequately maintained including daily, weekly, monthly and annual accounting tasks. Motivate, supervise and lead accounting team of 10 plus including understanding roles of each team member and insuring peak efficiency and performance. Chief Financial Officer Qualifications/Skills: Financial planning and strategy Managing profitability Strategic planning and vision Quality management Promotion of process improvement Forecasting Corporate finance Budget development Education, Experience, and Licensing Requirements MBA degree in business, finance, accounting, or equivalent experience. Solid knowledge of US Tax Laws. Certified Public Accountant certification a plus. Minimum 10 years’ experience in accounting and financial management practices. Experience in a senior management position. Proficiency with accounting software, word processing, and spreadsheets. Solid GAAP and financial reporting technical skills. Employment Type: Full Time Years Experience: 10 - 15 years Bonus/Commission: No

Stenger & Stenger


Grand Rapids, MI
49546 USA