Join the Consolidated community! Consolidated, a cooperative in Central Ohio dedicated to improving the quality of life for our members and communities, is seeking a Chief Financial Officer (CFO). You’ll provide planning, leadership, and strategic vision related to Consolidated's financial functions in support of the cooperative's mission, vision, and business objectives. This senior management role responsibilities include oversight of the financial services department, budget preparation, and audit functions; achievement of Consolidated's financial objectives; strategic financial planning; ensuring financial compliance; preparation of financial statements, forecasts, rate, and price studies; developing financial performance measures; managing the preparation of financial, analytical, and interpretive reports including the annual budget; development, implementation and maintenance of cash management and loan strategies; establishing effective accounting controls, policies, and reporting; overseeing all billing and payroll functions; and managing relationships with key business partners including consultants, auditors, contractors, regulatory agencies, etc. You'll also foster internal and external relationships to promote the image and competitive position of the cooperative through a respectful, constructive, and energetic style and an attitude of humble service to the cooperative's members, trustees, and employees. Join the Consolidated team in serving our members and communities!
Education and Experience:
Four-year degree from an accredited college or university in Accounting or Finance, required. A Master's degree is preferred.
Five years of financial/accounting progressive managerial experience including experience with FERC (Federal Energy Regulatory Commission) accounting and RUS (Rural Utility Services) processes.
NRECA CFPC (Cooperative Financial Professional Certificate) or equivalent certification preferred.
Capable of making full use of available tools and technologies.
Ability to think ahead and innovate in terms of direction for marketing and sales is required.
Capable of making full use of available tools, equipment, and technologies.
Effective communication, organization, planning, and leadership skills.
Accuracy, self-motivation, emotional intelligence, and confidentiality are required.
Aptitude to fulfill all the competencies for the position (Leadership & Navigation / Plan Execution / Relationship Management / Corporate Finance / Financial Responsibility / Compliance & Risk / Strategic Management / Supervision & Management).
Position must be willing to work from either the Mount Gilead or Delaware, OH office locations as needed; remote work eligible on a hybrid basis.
Internal/external applications accepted through August 15, 2022.
Consolidated is a Drug-Free Workplace. Employment is contingent upon the completion and our evaluation of a drug screening test and a criminal background check in accordance with company policies and applicable laws and regulations. Consolidated is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Consolidated Core Competencies
Safety-Focused * Business Acumen * Communication * Personal-Effectiveness * Problem-Solving * Service-Oriented
Careers with Consolidated Cooperative’s family of companies. Consolidated Cooperative is a nonprofit, member-owned and controlled organization serving the needs of nearly 18,000 members in eight counties of north central Ohio. Our mission is improving the quality of life of our members & communities by providing local, high value energy & telecommunication services in fiscally & environmentally responsible way. Our vision is to shape the future in our communities & be a top tier performing leader that spurs the future growth & economic vitality of our region.
Consolidated Cooperative, Inc., is an energy and communications company that provides services that make life better for its members. Consolidated is trusted by its members and has built a reputation for delivering dependable services. Motivated by a shared desire to serve, Consolidated's employees constantly look out for their members' needs. In the future, Consolidated will remain a leader in bringing innovative services to its communities.
Today we offer electric, fiber internet, and gas services. As time goes on new services will be driven by and pursued based on our mission: to make life better for people in our communities. This is the reason Consolidated exists - always has been, always will be.