The Core Competencies of a Modern CFO (SA)

Strategy. Finance. Leadership

"We require a finance strategist that can transform the finance function from data-capturing to a business partner that produces business value."

CFO (SA) - The Master of the Finance World

The Certified Financial Officer (Cert. Fin. Officer (SA)) holds an executive position within a company and provides high level financial and strategic insights to rethink, automate, lead and scale their businesses. Being able to create value through measuring and monitoring business performance is one of the most important parts of being a modern CFO (SA) and leader of the finance function.

CFO Competencies

It is expected of the modern CFO (SA) to master certain competencies and ensure he/she has the required attributes necessary for the CFO(SA)’s evolving role in business. Click HERE for a detailed list of attributes and competencies.

SAIBA Academy offers various CDP events to support and advance the CFO(SA)’s necessary skill set.

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