CFO or Controller White Paper: What’s Right for Your Business?
Our CFO or controller white paper helps answer two questions faced by executives at the helm of growing and entrepreneurial companies:
- Is it time to hire a full-time leader for our financial team?
- Should we hire a chief financial officer or a controller?
The answers to these questions – and the right resource solution model – will hinge on many different factors and will vary from one company to the next.
This free CFO or controller white paper explores the decision-making process and alternative solution models including a non-traditional option – CFO services – that can bring high-level financial expertise without the costs of a full-time hire.
Illustrated with quick-read graphics, this eight-page white paper supports finding the right solution for your company by way of the following sections:
- Decision-Making Drivers
How specific drivers are worked through and resolved determines the right solution model.
- Comparing Roles: CFO and Controller
A head-to-head comparison illustrates differences in expertise and responsibilities.
- The CFO in Action: Sample Scenarios
High-level skills of experienced CFOs are illustrated in successful resolution scenarios.
- An Alternative: Hiring an Outsourced CFO Services Provider
A non-traditional model delivers CFO expertise at a fraction of the cost of a full-time hire.
As the CFO and controller are both critical, high-level financial positions in any business, it is important to periodically assess financial leadership roles.
Download the CFO or controller white paper for a review of drivers needing resolution, as well as comparative merits of both traditional solution models and an attractive alternative.