Direct Hire: VP of Finance in Memphis

Posted:
Location
Memphis, Tennessee
Opportunity Type
Permanent
Salary
US$ 125,000 - US$ 150,000 per year
Reference number
441105
Contact
Nick Wilkins, Tatum Executive Services
Phone
312-499-4365
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Opportunity Description

job summary:

Tatum's client, a Private Equity backed portfolio company in Memphis, TN looking for a strong, hands-on VP of Finance to join the company as the financial leader, grow the business, and manage the day to day function of the accounting and finance department.

 
location: Memphis, Tennessee
job type: Permanent
salary: $125,000 - 150,000 per year
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 8 Years
 
responsibilities:

As the VP of Finance, daily responsibilities will include: partnering with CEO and PE parent company to provide financial acumen and leadership needed to grow the company's market position, oversee cross-functional departments, and serve as primary liaison with the bank and credit facilities management.

 
qualifications:

Required Criteria:

  • Proven track record of successful engagements as a Senior Financial Leader, preferably previous VP, Director, or Controller level titles
  • Experience leading a small, $20M+ organization from a financial perspective
  • Previous experience working directly for a Private Equity backed portfolio company and being the liaison between parent and portfolio leadership
  • An Undergraduate or Graduate degree in Accounting, Business Administration or Finance
  • Minimum of 10 years of financial leadership experience of increasing responsibility initially with a large and financially sophisticated company
  • Clear understanding of cost accounting, inventory management cash flow dynamics and managing towards continue profitable growht
  • Experienced leader and/or Project Manager for M&A financial due diligence and integration
  • Strong background with Financial planning and analysis for a middle market or lower middle market private equity-backed business
  • Strong Excel and PowerPoint skills and working knowledge of ERP software and vious databases

Preferred Criteria:

  • Local or able to travel to Memphis, TN weekly
  • Previous background in food manufacturing/food testing industry
  • CMA, CPA and/or MBA are nice to have.
  • Prior experience managing IT

This is an exciting opportunity for someone that is not afraid to jump into a fast-paced, evolving organization that will have direct influence on the future success of the company.

We are interested in speaking with you about this opportunity. To be considered, please reach out to Nick Wilkins (nick.wilkins@tatum-us.com) at Tatum.

 
skills: $0-50 million

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

Skills

$0-50 million

Qualification

Required Criteria:

  • Proven track record of successful engagements as a Senior Financial Leader, preferably previous VP, Director, or Controller level titles

  • Experience leading a small, $20M+ organization from a financial perspective

  • Previous experience working directly for a Private Equity backed portfolio company and being the liaison between parent and portfolio leadership

  • An Undergraduate or Graduate degree in Accounting, Business Administration or Finance

  • Minimum of 10 years of financial leadership experience of increasing responsibility initially with a large and financially sophisticated company

  • Clear understanding of cost accounting, inventory management cash flow dynamics and managing towards continue profitable growht

  • Experienced leader and/or Project Manager for M&A financial due diligence and integration

  • Strong background with Financial planning and analysis for a middle market or lower middle market private equity-backed business

  • Strong Excel and PowerPoint skills and working knowledge of ERP software and vious databases

Preferred Criteria:

  • Local or able to travel to Memphis, TN weekly

  • Previous background in food manufacturing/food testing industry

  • CMA, CPA and/or MBA are nice to have.

  • Prior experience managing IT

This is an exciting opportunity for someone that is not afraid to jump into a fast-paced, evolving organization that will have direct influence on the future success of the company.

We are interested in speaking with you about this opportunity. To be considered, please reach out to Nick Wilkins (nick.wilkins@tatum-us.com) at Tatum.

Apply now