Signature Analytics provides expert level accounting and business advisory solutions to small and middle-market businesses throughout Southern California and beyond. We accomplish this by managing your accounting function and financial reporting, so you don't have to. From there, we go beyond the numbers to help improve business performance and achieve your goals by focusing on forward-looking activities, direction, and strategy.

We pride ourselves on being a US-based professional services firm and support our clients working as a natural extension of their team, tailoring our services to fit their specific business objectives and goals. We've been recognized five times on the Inc. 5000 fastest-growing private companies list and as one of the Best Places to Work nationwide. 

We are currently looking for an experienced CFO, with a background in consulting, to join the Signature CFO team. You will work with various clients on an ongoing basis. Clients will be provided through Signature Analytics’ business development efforts with the CFO’s support at key meetings to present and sell your capabilities. You will also have the additional support of a full accounting team enabling you to solely focus on CFO work and not accounting-related tasks. At the core, this is a tremendous opportunity to guide multiple business owners in taking their organizations to the next level.

Benefits:

  • Ability to witness the value of your insight and expertise applied to multiple businesses across varying industries
  • Consulting opportunity where leads are provided versus self-sourced
  • Ability to leverage a stable of resources at Signature Analytics to best serve each client  
  • Opportunity to work for a company that is known in the market to provide excellent value:  premium service with a top-notch team
  • Chance to work for an organization with a true commitment to a great culture
  • Opportunity to connect with like-minded CFO colleagues and work in a driven team environment
  • Compelling base salary plus bonus
  • Ability to help SA improve (be part of the solution to scaling an Inc. 5000 company)

Responsibilities:

  • Provide strategic insight to Founders and CEOs
  • Attend and drive sales meetings with prospective clients to help close deals
  • Facilitate discussions with the client to elaborate on the areas of proposed improvements
  • Define the problem concisely and hypothesize the proposed solution
  • Mentor accounting team to perform quantitative and qualitative analysis to drive the proposed solution
  • Develop and refine high-level business strategies to prevent loss and generate growth    
  • Establish credibility in order to assist clients in the identification of blind spots in growing their businesses
  • Advise CEOs on business and financial strategies to achieve their goals and generate the greatest return on investment
  • Accountable for overall service offering and engagement success
  • Manage and mentor a small team of Controllers

Qualifications:

  • 15+ Years of Experience required
  • 5+ Years of Experience with Southern California businesses required
  • Minimum 2+ Years of CFO experience required
  • Minimum 2+ Years of Consulting / Professional Services experience required
  • 3+ Years of Experience managing a team required
  • Middle Market Privately-Held Corporate Experience required
  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • CPA / CMA / CFA preferred
  • G Suite and Microsoft Office Suite experience preferred
  • Experience with a variety of ERP systems preferred
  • Aptitude to grasp new concepts and effectively produce results
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills – an analytical, innovative, and creative mindset
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills with the ability to effectively communicate with Founders and CEOs
  • Proven ability to assess new businesses/industries and quickly uncover opportunities
  • Strong leadership and management capability
  • Positive and creative approach with a “how can we get it done” mentality
  • Ability to maintain professionalism and exercise judgment in a client-facing environment
  • Professionalism in all forms of communication

We are more than just an accounting firm. We are thought leaders, trusted advisors, and industry experts. If you want to be a part of our growth during this exciting time please apply online today!

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