Chief Financial Officer

Location: Woburn, MA

Compensation to $160,000

Due to continued growth and expansion, our client, a diversified contracting company is looking to add a new level of financial expertise to its team of contracting industry professionals.

Reporting to the President, the Chief Financial Officer will be instrumental in working with existing accounting and finance personnel to streamline operations and reporting while setting the larger goals and direction for the team to operate in a financial partnership with operations and sales.

This key player in the long term success of the firm will also bring the knowledge of how larger firms achieve success and manage expectations for growth in an outward looking, financing and deal structuring capacity as well as an inward looking, operational efficiency capacity.

The ideal candidate will be a strong leader who challenges the status quo and helps to position the company to expand into new areas.


  • Key advisor to the president and decision makers
  • Responsible for periodic financial statement reporting and management reporting
  • Oversee timely project budgets and reporting and identify variances and areas of concern
  • Work closely with Project Managers and operations to keep projects profitable
  • Drive the company’s overall financial planning and budgeting process
  • Implement investment and risk management strategies 
  • Forecast and manage company cash flow from projects, operations and investments
  • Responsible for finance team’s performance and direction as well as day to day performance
  • Evaluate and upgrade systems, policies and procedures to streamline reporting and efficiencies
  • Develop relationships with Financing partners, Clients and key vendors and subcontractors


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or relevant field
  • Proven experience in a VP Finance role
  • Contracting industry experience required
  • In depth knowledge of risk management practices
  • Proficient with ERP systems implementations and upgrades
  • Experience with NetSuite a plus
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • CPA preferred
  • MBA is a plus


Reference Job Number: CFO-7589

For Confidential Consideration:


All candidate resumes and contact information will be held in the strictest of confidence and will not be shared or disclosed without the specific approval of the candidate.

Compensation to $160,000+

This is a key role supporting the President and operations staff.

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