CFO Job of the Week – Midwest CFO Position – Transportation and Trucking

By April 22, 2018 Uncategorized 2 Comments

We have been retained by a stable and profitable transportation company to recruit an exceptional CFO candidate.  This is a rare opportunity with a very high earning potential.   Base on the position is $225 to $275K with a bonus potential of up to 100%.  In addition to the short-term incentives, they are also offering a substantial equity stake that is expected to be valued at $4 million or greater.  The position is located in the Toledo, Illinois area and full relocation will be provided.  Our client is looking for an A player with an exceptional track record of success and accomplishments in the transportation or trucking industry.


  • Annual Revenues of $75 Million and Growing
  • Profitable with Strong Cash Flow
  • Company expects to double in size over next couple of years
  • Strong Financials with High EBITDA


  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Target Base is $225K to $275K
  • Target Bonus of up to 100% or higher (based on profitability)
  • Significant LTI (After vesting, annual payments estimated to be around $800K for 5 years)
  • Reports to the President and Works closely with the CEO
  • Highly Respected and Committed Management Team
  • 5-7 Direct Reports
  • Strong 401K Match, Stock Purchase Plan

Geographic Area:

  • Toledo, Illinois
  • Extremely Low Cost of Living
  • Low Crime
  • Midwest Values


  • Strategic Finance CFO Experience
  • 10+ Years Finance Experience
  • 5 Years Minimum Managerial Experience
  • Public Accounting or Investment Banking Background Helpful
  • MBA from top school preferred
  • Transportation, Logistics, or Equipment Leasing Industry Experience


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  • Dan Chase says:

    Dear CFO Search, Inc.

    I just saw this CFO job opportunity in Transportation and Trucking. i have extensive and quality experience in this space as a CFO and operational experience as a VP of Lease and Rental for a large multi-state leasing operation. Therefore, I wanted to find out if this position was still available. I can provide a Resume and Bio regarding my accomplishments in this area.

    Take Care,

    Dan Chase
    317 752-4093

  • John Ellsworth says:

    RE: CFO Job of the Week – Midwest CFO Position – Transportation and Trucking

    I have confidentially begun exploring new private, public and private equity backed CFO opportunities nationwide as well as globally in the transportation, logistics and supply chain industries. This position is a perfect match for my 25 years of experience in the heavy duty truck industry. If the timing is such that you would like to learn more about my accomplishments and background, I’d like to send you my resume and bio.

    This is an extremely confidential search as I’m sure people in this client company of yours may know people I currently or have worked with. Please feel free to contact me at 713.204.0077 or



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