The Changing Role Of The CFO: What You Need To Know

Posted by Deltek on January 27, 2017

the changing role of the CFO

There is no denying that the role of the CFO and the wider finance function is changing at a significant rate and more often than not, financial executives are being required to take on more responsibilities in order to lead their firms to success and profitability.

As a result, a new breed of modern CFO is emerging, one who is able to take the firm to the next level and operate within the highly competitive industry we find ourselves in today. They must contend with continuous industry changes, be flexible with business challenges and be seen as a trusted advisor and strategic partner.

This infographic looks at how financial executives can stay on top of their changing roles and shares best practice tips – from shifting the focus from operations to strategy, to how to improve back-office efficiency.

Infographic: The Changing Role Of The CFO

The Changing Role of The CFO

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And how do you think CFOs should respond to changes in order to stay on top?

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