Chief Financial Officer/Controller of Family Office

Accretive Solutions’ Executive Search Practice has been engaged by a Private client to recruit a Chief Financial Officer to join their team, located in Miami, Fl. Our client is Based in Miami and reporting to the Family’s Principals, the CFO will have overall financial and administrative responsibility for the family Office, and will work closely with family members to achieve family’s overall financial and philanthropic objective(s).


• Develop best in class leadership team within finance, administration and legal that can continue to build family office excellence.
• Overall responsible for investment of the family , mainly:
- Identify, review, analyze and recommend various direct and co- investments in real estate, operating projects, pre IPO opportunities, private equity, convertible debts etc.
- Participate the Investment Committee calls and reviews
- Negotiate the deal prices and terms, review the contracts and other legal documents.
- Arrange, coordinate and negotiate the loans and mortgages.
- Help manage and continuously review the progress of these investments.
- Invest liquid cash.
• Overall responsible for the financial operations of the family office including overseeing following staff functions:
- Maintaining proper accounting records, reconciliations and regular reporting of financial transactions of family members, Trusts, Foundations, investments, partnerships, funds, etc.,
- Oversight of month-end closes, including responsibility for the general ledger and production of internal financial statements, along with financial reporting and analysis for subsidiaries/affiliates.
-Tax planning and tax compliance (tax filing, tax payments etc.) for all family members, trusts, educational trusts, foundations etc.
-Help Board of Directors of the family foundations for the effective operations of the foundations and to comply with the tax regulations related to foundations.
- Manage bill payments, payroll, health insurance, property and liability insurance.
-Ensure all regulatory compliance (Tax, SEC, DOL,) for all entities.


• Educational Qualification: BA in Accounting with CPA/ CA degree, MBA from well know institute is an added advantage but not must. Reasonable knowledge of US taxation, related to individuals, trusts and private foundation is required.
• Experience: About 15 years’ overall experience with over 5 years’ experience as CFO of medium to large corporation, managing the Finance and Administration functions. Experience working for family office is preferred though not must.
• Other Qualities: Outstanding listening skills, creativity, and entrepreneurial spirit, strong in ethics and integrity. Ability to work both independently and collaboratively, strong oral and written communication skills; a persuasive and passionate communicator with excellent interpersonal and multidisciplinary project skills, ability to work effectively with multiple family generations, individuals and organizations, ability to engage a wide range of stakeholders and cultures and excellent negotiation skills.


If you, or someone you know, meet these requirements and are interested in learning more about this exciting career opportunity, please contact Joe Goulet at and include an updated resume/CV.

Corporate Statement: 

Accretive Solutions is a national professional services firm providing Consulting, Staffing, and Outsourcing solutions to a wide variety of organizations from start-ups to the Fortune 500. We specialize in solving problems in Accounting & Finance, Governance & Compliance, Information Technology and Business Transformation. Our Executive Search practice has a long and successful history of identifying great talent on behalf of our clients and their organizations.
Throughout our 30 year history performing Executive Search, we have earned an excellent reputation for delivering results and operating with the highest degree of integrity and professionalism. One of the things that set us apart is our practice of always doing what is in the best interests of those we serve - both clients and candidates alike.
Accretive Solutions is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Date: 

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 21:00

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