The financial director is the executive responsible for a company's finances. They manage the people or teams who gather, analyze, and report financial data related to the company's operations. Typically, they report directly to the chief executive officer and the board of directors; depending on the company, they may be offered a seat on the board.
Financial Director Tasks
Oversees the preparation of regulatory and financial reporting as required, and ensures compliance.
Develops policies and procedures to control and report financials.
Manages the preparation of budgets, forecasts and accounting activities.
Directs the staff operations, business planning and budget development and compliance for the department.