Graham Media Group ("GMG") is currently seeking a Vice President/Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”) to lead all of its financial operations. The CFO will report to the president/CEO and serve as primary financial advisor, overseeing all aspects of GMG financial reporting and the integrity of the numbers. As a key member of the GMG Senior Leadership Team, the CFO will have a direct working relationship with GMG Corporate management and the management of the company’s television stations and subsidiaries.

Responsibilities will include developing financial organizational strategies by contributing financial and accounting information, analysis and recommendations to strategic thinking and direction; and establishing functional objectives that are in line with organizational objectives.
The CFO assists on all strategic and tactical matters as they relate to budget management, cost benefit analysis and forecasting needs. Additionally, the CFO will be responsible for all financial due diligence and projections of future earnings related to acquisitions and divestitures, and serve as lead for the incorporation of purchased company into GMG -- i.e., install and train on the GMG accounting and sales computer systems and ensure appropriate staffing, transition services, purchase price allocation and purchase date cutoff procedures. The CFO will be the point person responsible for all matters related to internal and external (PwC) audits.

The position requires an individual who is trusted and conscientious, independent and highly detailed, and who maintains the highest ethical standards. GMG is a subsidiary of Graham Holdings Company, a New York Stock Exchange publicly traded company. The CFO will coordinate with the parent company leadership team as appropriate.

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About Graham Media Group

Graham Media Group, a subsidiary of Graham Holdings Company, owns seven local television stations, each in a top-70 market and all recognized as news leaders: KPRC-Houston (NBC); WDIV-Detroit (NBC); WKMG-Orlando (CBS); KSAT-San Antonio (ABC); a duopoly in Jacksonville: WJXT (fully local) and WCWJ (CW); and WSLS-Roanoke (NBC). GMG also owns Social News Desk, a leading provider of social management tools designed to connect newsrooms with their users. The stations also broadcast digital channels focusing on classic television and lifestyle programming, in addition to operating market-leading websites, mobile sites and mobile apps delivering breaking news, weather and community news, reaching millions of users across each platform. All of the stations are deeply involved in local initiatives and public service projects designed to serve, inform and improve their respective communities.

Compensation and Benefits: Competitive salary based on experience, comprehensive benefits

Qualified candidates should submit a resume/references to careers . Please note CFO in the subject line.