Chief Financial Officer

NLI helps organizations develop better people strategies based on the latest science. Our clients include over half the Fortune 100.  We have a global presence, across North America, Asia Pacific, and Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

We are looking for a hands-on chief financial officer with expertise in consulting, intellectual property, or services revenue, and strong in revenue forecasting and financial management.
This is a high visibility role, providing leadership, direction, and management of the global finance, accounting, legal and IT teams and a direct report to the CEO.

Location can be anywhere in the USA, prefer someone home based as we have few offices.

About you:
5+ yrs experience working alongside a founder or CEO, preferred
Your language is centered around P&Ls, utilization, and other business health reports
You’re a proud self-described nerd, focused more on numbers than on people
You like to synthesize and simplify complexity to identify insights
You are able to be detailed as well as strategic
You are comfortable working closely with business leads and managing costs
You run towards problems but you don’t create any
Experience overseeing finance, payroll, IT and legal
You’ve worn multiple hats and have an expansive, multi-disciplinary background
Excited to work in a high volume, high quality, fast paced work environment
Ready to help the company grow from $50m – $100m over the next few years
Experience with debt financing and international taxation is preferred
Experience overseeing $50m+ organizations, or close to this, is preferred
Experience with strong organic growth
A degree in legal or accounting

If the above describes you and who and where you want to be, we want to hear from you!
Please email your resume to

PS- Advance thanks for “running the gauntlet” we’ve designed to maximize the likelihood of our mutual success.

PPS- NLI is more than an equal opportunity employer. We’re actively focused on expanding and diversifying our applicant pool to ensure our team represents the diverse range of our communities and clients.