Vice presidents of finance typically are near the top of a business' hierarchical structure. They keep their business profitable, ensure spending is low, and stay in line with government regulations. Primary responsibilities for this job are to direct finances and coordinate the budget. While planning budgets, they also set goals for certain milestones and goals the company needs to meet. Vice presidents of finance also oversee the duties carried out by the lower-level employees in the finance department. They manage financial reporting, accounting, daily operations, and monthly operations results. They also handle the company's taxes and its interactions with regulatory agencies.
Vice President (VP), Finance Tasks
Direct financing strategies, analysis, forecasting and budget management.
Direct all aspects of accounting operations such as receivables, payables, payroll and financial reporting.
Oversee all financial related matters where depth and scope is relative to the size of the company.
Coordinate, prepare and review all annual financial reports.