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Chief financial officers are responsible for the accuracy of their employer’s financial reporting and focus on issues such as compliance, budgeting, funds investment and management, and developing financial short- and long-term strategies for their organizations.

Salary Range

$100,000+

Minimum Education Level

Bachelor's Degree

Certification/License

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Outlook

About as Fast as the Average
Personality Traits

Organized

Problem-Solving

Realistic

Career Ladder
Chief Operating Officer or Chief Executive Officer

Chief Financial Officer

Treasurer, or Controller, or Vice President of Finance

Assistant Financial Officer

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