You might hire a finance professional to:

  • Use financial models to analyze top-line and bottom-line growth
  • Identify and mine critical financial data

  • Ensure fiduciary compliance

  • Oversee a business’s progress toward long- and short-term financial goals

Required skills and qualifications Preferred skills and qualifications
Experience in finance or related field
Experience analyzing actuals against profit and loss (P&L) budgets
Understanding of profit and loss (P&L) statements
Experience in an analytical role
Ability to think analytically and prioritize tasks
Collaborative approach to problem solving
Excellent financial modeling skills
Familiarity with expense accounting software such as QuickBooks
Personal integrity Experience adapting to ad-hoc requests