Chief Financial Officer

Chief Financial Officer

Full Job Description

GDM is an award-winning Architecture and Engineering firm with locations in Oregon, Washington, New Mexico and Alaska. We are actively looking for a Chief Financial Officer to join our team. This self-motivated individual will work with firm executives to prepare/implement plans, and oversee the financial well being of our firm. Ideal candidates will have experience preparing financial statements, developing short and long term financial plans, and comparing sales and profit projects for projects.

Daily Duties/Tasks

  • Apply financial management principals and practices to the engineering field
  • Work with companies leads to develop and implement financial plans
  • Prepare financial statements, balance sheets, tax returns, etc.
  • Study long term industry trends and identify opportunities
  • Compares sales and profit projections to actual figures
  • Compare budgeted expenses to actual expenses

Primary Responsibilities

  • Perform preliminary and detailed analysis for firm financial plans
  • Oversee financial operations of the firm
  • Make decisions based on the company’s financial stability
  • Evaluate alternative approaches and address technical inquiries
  • Monitor short and long term cash flow
  • Develop strategic plans to maintain companies’ financial health


  • Master’s degree in Business Administration, Accounting, or Finance
  • Certified Public Accountant designation preferred
  • Existing professional registration or ability to obtain within 3-6 months


  • Ability to exercise judgement and discretion
  • Ability to set priorities and manage competing demands
  • Demonstrate a reliable, responsive and positive work ethic
  • Ability to meet critical deadlines
  • Possess a strong work ethic and conduct operations with integrity
  • Punctuality and drive to constantly improve internal processes


  • Health, Vision, and Dental insurance
  • Paid time off – 6 weeks per year
  • Retirement 401k – 3% contribution by employer
  • Bonus pay up to $17,500 per year

Application Process

Please send resume and cover letter to Will Gordon, CAO at

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