Vermont Electric Cooperative, a member-owned electric distribution utility that serves over 32,000 members in northern Vermont, seeks a Chief Financial Officer to join its Senior Leadership Team. The energy landscape in Vermont is changing rapidly, and this leader will play a critical role in ensuring that VEC’s financial health remains strong in this dynamic business environment.
Under the direction of the Chief Executive Officer, the CFO will:
Articulate the long-term vision and roadmap to maintain the financial health of VEC as we execute on our ambitious strategic goals.
Lead and oversee all aspects of VEC financial activities, including accounting, budgeting, forecasting, cash management, investments, and auditing functions.
Oversee payroll administration, insurance, fleet and transportation equipment, and purchasing, procurement and inventory.
Oversee VEC’s power supply and transmission group to ensure a stable and cost-effective power supply portfolio while meeting state renewable energy requirements.
Lead VEC’s Finance Department.
Required education and/or experience:
Bachelor’s degree minimum; MBA or CPA desired
Minimum of five years of management experience
Eight years of relevant experience (accounting, business, banking)
VEC is committed to building a work community that is inclusive and represents a vibrant diversity of background, experience, perspective, and thought. We encourage qualified individuals from diverse backgrounds to apply for this position.