Chief Financial Officer

Employer: Aeroprobe Corporation
Job Location: Christiansburg, Virginia
Category: Accounting/Finance
Employment Type: Full Time
Last Updated: 1/11/2021
Closing Date: 2/28/2021
Aeroprobe Corporation
Aeroprobe Corporation designs, builds, and markets scientific instrumentation used in aerodynamic and hydrodynamic research. Our main line of products consists of multi-hole probes that measure flow velocity in gas and liquid media. Researchers and engineers will find probes appropriate for any application including turbulence characteristics, reversed flow and, and high temperatures. Aeroprobe’s technology portfolio includes a novel additive friction stir process.
Job Description As Chief Financial Officer you will work with the CEO and leadership team to lead the development and execution of company business strategies.
We seek a candidate that possesses a proven track record with extensive experience in financial leadership within a manufacturing company. The CFO will be a senior member of the executive management team, reporting to the CEO, and be responsible for all accounting, treasury, human resource, risk management, export compliance and information technology functions.
Specific responsibilities include:
  • Drive the company’s financial planning, forecasting, and reporting
  • Ensure compliance with the law and company’s policies
  • Ensure export compliance and oversee shipping activities
  • Human resources
  • Tax planning and reporting for S corporation and wholly owned subsidiary
  • Treasury management including investment strategy and cash flow management
  • IT
  • Risk and insurance management
  • Formal education in accounting and experience in a manufacturing environment is required. CPA certification preferred.
  • Substantial and successful experience in accounting, finance, and information technology in a manufacturing environment. Specific experience in defense contracting and/or aerospace is highly desirable.
  • Leadership and communication skills to gain the cooperation and respect of employees at all levels. Developing and managing others is a necessary skill. Strong systems experience with ERP platforms and competency with computer systems in general.
  • Excellent knowledge of operations, planning, and strategy
  • Substantive experience in standard cost accounting functions, general ledger and financial accounting as well as functions of accounts receivable, credit and collections, accounts payable, customer invoicing and financial reporting
  • Experience in information technology management
  • Experience in DCAA/DCMA compliance and reporting
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