Job #692: Chief Financial Officer - Nashville, TN (2-9-18)

  • Job Title: Chief Financial Officer
  • Location: Nashville, TN
  • Salary: $200,000 base + equity

Job Description:

A $250mm revenue high volume office supplies distributor looking for a CFO that will perform the traditional CFO functions.  They are looking for someone that will work on a very collaborative basis with the President and VP of Merchandising to run the company.  It is a very hands on role and will need to be heavily involved in the accounting/finance functions to help establish a solid team that can perform at a much higher level than where they are today.  There needs to be a solid accounting background as well, as the company does not have a controller and does not have anyone that you would classify as a high level accounting professional. 

The ownership is a combination of the officers, outside investors, and a private equity group.  This is a 50-60 hour per week job for the foreseeable future.  There are many things that need to be fixed/improved.  There is a tremendous opportunity to make an impact and the improvements would be obvious to everyone. 

Candidate needs to be very detailed oriented, needs to have the skills/ability to teach & develop, needs to very well organized, should have thorough background in managing cash flow and the ability to develop fully integrated budgets, and should have worked in a business with inventory.  In terms of industry experience, that is always helpful but not a must. 

Interested candidates should contact AJ Somers:; Dana Staggs:; and Namrita Rai:   Please mention that you are a member of EisnerAmper's Friends of the Firm program.  Make sure to copy Nkrumah Pierre;, and Jennifer Rosener; on your email.