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CFO/Director of Finance, NorthStar Seafood

Pompano Beach, Florida

Job Description

Company: NorthStar Seafood
Location: US-FL-Pompano Beach
Zip Code: 33069
Minimum Level of Education: Bachelor's Degree
Minimum Years of Experience: 6
Position Type:
Travel Percentage: Up to 25%


More information about this job:


Briefly describe the major function of this position and the reason it exists.  Summarize into two or three sentences.

Executive responsible for directing and coordinating activities of finance function; consulting with President and sr. management team to identify/drive execution of key action items to achieve plan results; analyzing results of operations and review and explain key drivers of significant variances to plan and forecasted results.




In order of importance (most to least), briefly describe 4-6 primary responsibilities of the position, and approximate the percentage of time spent on each. 


% of Time

Primary Responsibility



Serves as the Lead Financial associate for assigned company/companies, working with the Area CFO to determine the methods and procedures for executing the company’s financial operations in accordance with corporate and government guidelines.



Utilizes finaincial acumen to provide consultation to the President and local management staff, to help maximize profits, reduce expenditures, and leverage opportunities.



Oversees activities of local finance staff and performs controllership tasks in accordance the F.A.M.M. and other corporate policies.  Performs periodic close activities in an accurate and timely manner, including journal entries, account reconciliations and reporting.



Develops business strategies, monitors progress and makes adjustments/recommendations as needed. Ensures action plan process is in place to assist in the timely development of Profit Plan gap closure activities.



Responsible for ensuring the company’s Profit Plan is prepared as directed and submitted in a timely fashion according to corporate guidelines.  Ensures periodic forecasts are accurate and timely.



Provides analytical reporting to assist company management team in making informed deciosions. Develops adequate internal reporting and communication strategies/cadence at the companies.



List the minimum required levels of Education, Experience, and Special Skills needed to perform the responsibilities of the position.



Minimum Required:

Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Business, Accounting, Economics Required; MBA preferred


Years and type of experience

Minimum Required:

6 Years financial analyst and/or accounting experience required

Prior management experience required


Type and proficiency

Minimum Required:

  • Proficient computer skills with emphasis on Word and Excel
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English
  • Must be able to compile data from disparate sources
  • Must be able to analyze data and draw logical conclusions and recommendations from the data







Describe the most important decisions made by this position.

Most important decisions made fully independently:

Decisions regarding safeguarding of assets and segregation of duties.

Decisions regarding proper treatment of accounting entries.

Decisions regarding proper placement of department personnel to maximize productivity in their functional organization

Formulating best business practices for the finance functional area


Most important decisions made with review and approval of other individuals or supervisors (include the reviews/approvals required):

Decisions regarding recruiting and staffing of department

Decisions regarding policies and procedures within department

Decisions regarding reported forecasted results

Decisions regarding company profit plans

Decisions regarding business strategies for the organization


Please provide the following information regarding the organizational reporting relationships of this position. 










NOTE:  If org chart is provided with Role Profile, then this section is not necessary.


Supervisor Title

SSMG President (s)

(dotted to SSMG Area CFO)
















This Position
























Position Reporting to this role

Staff Accountant(s) and/or Financial Analyst


Position Reporting to this role

Credit function

(Mgr and/or Analysts)


Position Reporting to this role

AP/AR function (Mgr and/or Supervisor)


Position Reporting to this role

Inventory Control function (Mgr, and/or Analyst)












Please provide the following information regarding the management authority of this position.                






Employees Managed


  5 to 10

0 to 10

 Not Applicable

Annual Operating Budget Managed


$50M to $400M


 Not Applicable

Annual Revenue Responsibility




 Not Applicable



Please provide any other information that you think would help us further define the nature and scope of this position.

Exits at larger sites (Tier III).  May oversee more than one company’s G&L.

Career path would be to move into Area CFO or USBL Finance lead role

Feeder pool is Finance Manager, Corporate Sr Financial Analyst, Accountant with leadership experience


Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.


Sysco is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.


This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Employment Type: Full Time

ReqID: 77843