Executive Assistant to CFO Staffing

What Makes Us Experts in Recruiting Administrative Assistants to the CFO?

Apart from the fact that we have actively engaged in staffing executive assistants to CFOs for fifteen years, we have also recruited chief financial officers for many of our clients though our parent company, Coleman & Company, LLC, so we understand the needs of the CFO at both levels.

EA to CFO Recruitment: Understanding the Business Relationship

An executive assistant to a CFO, depending on the size and structure of the company, may have a one-on-one relationship working exclusively for the CFO, or this assistant could also act as a shared resource within a corporate accounting group. In the latter case, the bulk of the work supports the CFO, but the EA will also sometimes support other C-level executives within the organization, such as the CEO or COO.

What We Look for When Staffing an Executive Assistant to the CFO:

What Are the Responsibilities of an Executive Assistant to a Chief Financial Officer?

While the responsibilities of each EA to a CFO recruitment opportunity may differ depending on the company, in general they include:

What’s the Role of a CFO?

The chief financial officer is the financial controller of a company. The CFO is responsible for keeping track of the financial pulse of the business. When staffing an executive assistant to the CFO you want to make sure they can help with all the duties allocated to the CFO. The duties of this office may vary by industry and depending on whether the company is large or small, or private or publicly held.

General CFO Responsibilities:

CFO Background & Experience

The typical chief financial officer has ten to fifteen years or more of experience working with publicly traded companies and carrying out SEC reporting. The CFO usually has a bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance, and prior experience as a CFO or controller. Whatever the industry, most importantly, a chief financial officer almost always is a certified public accountant with prior accounting experience.

To see some of our recent executive assistant to CFO placements, you can visit our Recent Hires page.

C-Suite Assistants: Experts in Recruiting EAs to the CFO Since 2003

If you would like to hear more about our services for administrative assistants to CFOs recruitment, please call Suzanne or Carol at 646-214-7475.

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