This role requires advanced strategic planning, negotiation, communication and management skills. Individuals assuming vice president of finance positions generally have at least 10 years of experience in accounting, finance or treasury. Public accounting experience is highly valued. Many companies prefer candidates with a master’s degree in finance or business administration and/or a professional certification such as a CPA. Ensuring compliance with state and federal regulationsEstablishing and maintaining sound relationships with financial institutions, including commercial and investment banksMaking recommendations to optimize investments of financial capitalCoordinating and managing the annual budget processConducting forecasting and planning activities and completing ad hoc projectsCommunicating the company’s actual performance versus budgets and objectives to senior management; recommending growth strategies, as well as identifying areas for improvementCollaborating with leaders of other departments to prepare for critical business opportunitiesHiring, training and retaining finance staff Submit your resume or request talent now and our expert recruiters will be with you shortly.Robert Half can help you with your vice president of finance staffing needs.
ADP - Financial Services
Accounting Functions
Accounting Software Systems
Budget Processes
Capital Management
Salary for Vice President of Finance in Seattle, WA
185438 - 317985
25th percentile
New to the role, with little or no experience; requires more than casual instruction or supervision to perform day-to-day duties
50th percentile
Has the experience to consistently perform core responsibilities without direct supervision; very comfortable with processes and subject matter associated with the role
75th percentile
Value to the organization goes far beyond the ability to perform normal job duties; has rare qualifications that enable consistent contribution in unique ways; ready for next career level when available
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