Our client, a successful food processor based in the Reno, Nevada area is seeking a Chief Financial Officer to join their leadership team. Reporting to the President, the Chief Financial Officer will play a critical role in the implementation and achievement of the company’s strategic goals and initiatives. The role will have primary fiscal responsibility for the company and will work closely with the private equity owners.
To be considered you should have a minimum of 10 years’ finance experience in a growth-oriented medium-size business backed by a CPA designation and relevant educational background. You will have experience implementing financial controls and reports, costing and pricing with a strong hands-on orientation. You will require experience in the manufacturing sector, and ideally in the food industry.
The successful candidate will be an operationally oriented financial executive with excellent relationship-building skills, business acumen, and a proven understanding of the key factors that drive profit. Exceptional communication skills to present financial results and options in a clear, concise manner and the confidence to bring ideas and observations to the table will be expected. The ability to see the big picture while still drilling down to the details, and the capacity to assess and address risk will be essential to succeed in this role. A strong leadership style of delegating, mentoring, team building and allowing team members the room to perform will be required.
You will be joining a growing organization with a track record of success, offering a positive and “down-to-earth” working culture founded on strong values. An attractive compensation and benefits package will be offered.
If this position sounds like a role you would thrive in, and you meet all the requirements for the role, please submit your application in strict confidence online at http://careers.wmc.ca/or call Paul Gibbons (604) 443-3731 for more information.
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