CFO Austin, texas

vcfo is partnering with an award-winning Austin based construction company to find a CFO. Join as a critical member of the executive team during this time of high growth. Since its founding almost 30 years ago, their focus on exceeding customer expectations has been the foundation for their success. They have a portfolio of high-profile projects and are poised for continued growth. As they move into the next level, they are looking for a CFO that is highly engaged, motivated and collaborative to lead the finance organization thru this high growth stage.

About the Role: Our client is on track to deliver tremendous growth over the next several years and as CFO, you will lead the financial strategy that will enable them to achieve this growth while maintaining industry-leading profit margins and ROI. You will manage relationships with current and potential investors and capital partners, advise our team on organic and inorganic growth strategies, and contribute to key strategic conversations as a member of the company’s executive leadership team. You will play a hands on leadership role in building the company’s finance function, developing and executing on long-term strategic plans, and leading high-stakes negotiations.

As CFO, your role will include:

Advise and act as a strategic partner and active participant in shaping strategy of the company

  • Design and implement business strategies, plans and procedures
  • Critique of strategic choices including cost-benefit analysis of strategic choices
  • Leading role in communications with private equity group
  • Leading role in Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) activity
  • Lead the post-acquisition integration of systems and people Set comprehensive goals for performance and growth
  • Define KPIs and tracking
  • Implement and own goal/objective tracking and reporting process
  • Own analytics across entire company Own forecasting, budget setting and reporting processes
  • Responsible for performance measurement and analysis including interpreting data and metrics
  • High-level financial planning and modeling
  • Perform impact analysis and scenario modeling Lead Corporate Governance and Management
  • Ownership of banking relationships and optimization of cash flow
  • Oversight of company spending/expense management

This role could be a fit for you if you bring:

  • 15+ years of finance or strategy experience with a proven record of delivering results. MBA, CPA, or similar degree/certification a plus
  • You have been involved in setting corporate strategy, and leading accounting and finance teams in a Construction company
  • Demonstrated ability to navigate complex M&A or fundraising negotiations
  • You are an expert problem solver – you are comfortable in dissecting ambiguous situations and excel in providing recommendations on a path forward
  • You provide positive inspired leadership to your teams and develop high performance teams
  • You have executive presence and acumen required to promote our mission, business and strategy with a range of external parties such as strategic partners, bankers, investors, and clients
  • Demonstrated track record of success in architecting processes to support growth and performance improvement
  • Excitement about the opportunity to work very hard in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with high energy to build something incredible

vcfo is a national search and staffing firm offering customized solutions to our clients and professional representation of our candidates. Qualified candidates will be contacted and screened before being submitted to any of our client companies.  vcfo has offices in Austin, Dallas, Houston, and Denver. For more information on vcfo services and current openings visit our website at

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