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Robert Half International Chief Financial Officer in SIOUX CITY, Iowa


Robert Half is looking for an highly qualified, technically proficient, and strong executive presence for a CFO role with a client of ours located in Sioux City, IA. The role is a with a well-established and highly respected organization that has been performing manufacturing, agricultural, and other related industry goods and services. This role would be geared for a candidate with experience at C-Suite level preferably with experience in a Director, VP of Accounting/Finance, or CFO role. This position focuses on high level company strategy, initiatives, and leadership focuses outside of oversight of all accounting and financial reporting activities. This role is located in person most days throughout the week at the Sioux City location.

Essential Functions:

  • Actively participate in planning, approving, revising, and implementing overall corporate growth strategies and policies and present guidance to Executive team regularly.

  • Contribute to big-picture company strategy and operations as a key member of executive management team.

  • Develop and prescribe accounting and reporting principles, polices, and practices for use within the Company following GAAP reporting standards.

  • Implementation of sound accounting policies and procedures with direct oversight of all accounting functions.

  • Determine and provide managerial decisions and effective controls through provision of evaluated financial operational data.

  • Ability to provide and produce adequate capital to meet current and future needs through development of company capital structure.

  • Ensure that the optimum utilization of financial resources is met through effective forecasting and cash management.

  • Assist in minimizing tax liabilities through planning, researching, executing, and defending all federal, state, local and foreign taxes applicable to the corporation.

  • Timely, effective, and accurate measurements of operations, and identification of variances from plans and prior periods.

  • Meet compliance standards within all state and federal corporation laws.

  • Oversee the procurement and administration of the Company’s insurance programs.

  • Leading the development of short- and longer-term plans that guide toward the fulfillment of predetermined key strategy & goals.

  • Handle all Treasury functions including implementing investment policy and managing the investment portfolio. Oversee cash management and cash flow regularly.


Prerequisite Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance a must

  • CPA license or MBA/CMA or other continued education degree highly sought after

  • 10+ years of total Accounting & Finance experience with majority of experience at a Controller to CFO level

  • Ability to identify and develop efficiencies and quality through technology and improved processes. Continually able to look for process improvement and automation

  • Experience in treasury or as a controller; however, the overriding requirement is the personal contribution to strategic and analytical thinking, the judgment to sort the drivers from the distractions, and common sense.

  • Proven ability to effectively manage a department similar in complexity and size.

  • Proven ability to do strategic business analysis and planning.

  • Ability to work collaboratively with all executive level members and shareholders.

Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was No. 1 on Forbes’ annual ranking of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.

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