4 Signs Your CFO or Controller is Weak

Here are 4 big problems you get with a weak CFO/Controller:

  1. Poor or non-existent working capital metrics: days sales outstanding (receivables), inventory turns or weeks of supply, accounts payable days.
  2. Lagging collections, bloated inventory, or inconsistent payment of suppliers with frequent supplier ‘crises’ due to non-payment.
  3. Weak cash flow analysis and reporting.
  4. No return on investment analyses.

All these signs can yield a working capital crisis.

Think critically. How do you rate your CFO or Controller?

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