General Overview The BizOps Chief Financial Officer (CFO) – Life Sciences will have full knowledge of and deep understanding of financial and operational aspects of businesses in his /her specific industry. The CFO will support the controllers across the firm and help deepen their knowledge and technical understanding of businesses in that specific industry. The CFO will set the standards for the deliverables, including key performance indicators and value drivers for businesses in his/her specific industry. H/she will be involved in market facing activities the industry team is involved in. Work Activities & Accountabilities
Works with Shared Service Center to standardize deliverables and make them high quality and industry specialized. Able to effectively and efficiently manage multiple members in the team.
Participates in market facing activities.
Supports controllers who serve clients in his/her industry
Improves client service plan by developing innovative value-add solutions for the clients h/she.
Serves clients in the Life Sciences industry. Primary focus on internal communications and activities. Capital planning, risk management, ratio and KPI analysis, and board of director interactions. Technical Knowledge: Deep industry knowledge of financial and operational processes and accounting functions for his/her specific industry. S/he is aligned with a career coach (who may or may not be the same as the direct supervisor) to help with career planning, be an advocate for the experiences needed to reach goals, navigate the firm's resources, and share insights, expertise, and guidance to develop his/her full potential.
Organizational Interfaces The BizOps CFO reports directly to the BizOps Managing Principal. S/he regularly interacts with Managing Principals, industry Principals, service Principals, and other functional groups within CLA and at the client site. S/he supervises accounting services staff which may include CLA BizOps staff
Internal Number: 18-0853
About CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP (CLA) is a professional services firm delivering integrated wealth advisory, outsourcing and public accounting capabilities to help enhance our clients’ enterprise value and assist them in growing and managing their related personal assets – all the way from startup to succession and beyond. Our professionals are immersed in the industries they serve and have specialized knowledge of their operating and regulatory environments. With over 4,400 people, 100 US locations and a global affiliation, we bring a wide array of solutions to help clients in all markets, foreign and domestic. Investment advisory services are offered through CliftonLarsonAllen Wealth Advisors, LLC, an SEC-registered investment advisor.
We are deeply invested in the success of our professionals and provide innovative career-building opportunities. At CLA, we aim to positively impact the clients we serve, the people we employ, the profession we represent and the communities we call home.
CLA is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disa...bility status, protected veteran status, national origin, or any other characteristic protected by law.