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Chief Financial Officer

A tough but rewarding career.

What can I earn as a Chief Financial Officer?

The most common salary  for a Chief Financial Officer is greater than $200k
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Duration 16 mths - 3 yrs
3 institutions offering this qualification
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Duration 3 yrs - 6.5 yrs
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How do Chief Financial Officers rate their role?

Latest reviews from 2 Chief Financial Officers surveyed on SEEK

Latest reviews

5 out of 5Nov 2018
Reviewer's Qualification
Institute of Chartered Accountants England and Wales
Experience
1 – 4 years
Organisation size
Large (200+ employees)
Specialisation
Financial Growth
The good things
Being and chief financial officer allows you to lead the finance team and direct the company strategically. This is a fantastic and rewarding position, and success is dependent on your investment and ...
The challenges
You need to be fully aware of the market, changes in accounting standards. You need information and knowledge to lead the team effectively. You also need to adapt your leadership style to the situatio...
3 out of 5Nov 2018
Reviewer's Qualification
Master of Business Administration
Experience
1 – 4 years
Organisation size
Small (1-19 employees)
Specialisation
Finance and Economics
The good things
CFO role in a small private company is rewarding given the breadth of work required across finance, tax, marketing, economic modelling, funding and compliance.
The challenges
CFO role needs to consider potential conflicts between the representation of accounts per accounting standards and the desire of Directors to show a positive valuation and representation of the financ...
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What are the job opportunities for Chief Financial Officers?

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Job opportunities

Chief Financial Officer jobs on SEEK
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Projected job growth

National increase over next 5 years
4.4%
2018
2023
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Latest Chief Financial Officer jobs on SEEK
Capitalb
Brisbane > CBD & Inner Suburbs
The Company's focus is establishing and incubating disruptive digital assets, like success stories of SubPartners, Megaport, Superloop and Biopixel.
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Perigon Group Pty Limited
Sydney > CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs
ASX listed B2B technology group seeking up-and-coming CFO to join its exec team & provide commercial/strategic support to the CEO and wider business.
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CFO Evolve
Sydney
Exceptional Chief Financial Officers looking for a challenging and varied role growing a portfolio of businesses within the Sydney business community.
Moir Group
Sydney > South West & M5 Corridor
Commercial & Industrial property developer seeking an experienced finance professional. Exciting time of growth. Change & transformation agenda.
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