As a key member of the Executive Management team, the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) will report to the Chief Executive Officer and assume a strategic role in the overall management of the company. The CFO will have primary responsibility for planning, implementing, managing, and controlling all financial-related activities of the company. This will include direct responsibility for accounting, finance, forecasting, strategic planning, deal analysis and negotiations, investor relations, risk management, compliance and debt and equity financing.
Lead the company on all finance and accounting related matters.
Maintain proper capital flows to fund the business’s key strategic initiatives
Actively collaborate in the development of those initiatives
Implement processes for the efficient operation of the business
Lead the effort to empower the organization with the best possible systems and technology
Serve as a trustworthy and credible bridge to the relevant capital community
Work closely with CEO and senior management to promote a strong culture and positive work environment
Communicate, engage, and interact closely with Board of Directors, CEO, COO and Executive Leadership Team.
Oversee processes for forecasting, budgeting, and reporting.
Rock solid integrity with an authentic commitment to be of value to others
Deep experience as a senior financial leader with a proven track record of effective leadership
Proven track record of success in effectively leveraging external capital resources
Strong background in and understanding of commodity related financial practices
Strong working knowledge of GAAP, accounting, and tax related matters
Strong interpersonal skills, ability to communicate and manage well at all levels of the organization
Demonstrated leadership ability, confidence, and executive presence
Strong problem solving and creative skills and the ability to exercise sound judgment
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Significant experience working with auditors and outside advisors
Leadership experiencing implementing internal controls and maintaining full regulatory compliance
About World Energy, LLC
World Energy, LLC is a leader North America’s low carbon advanced biofuels industry with production, distribution and trading operations throughout the continent. Headquartered in Boston, the company operates from its facilities in Burlington, ON, Los Angeles, Houston, Hamilton, ON, Rome, GA, Natchez, MS, and Harrisburg, PA.