Outsourced CFO
(aka Fractional CFO and Virtual CFO)

An outsourced CFO (also referred to as Fractional CFO) provides part-time or temporary financial leadership and expertise to businesses without hiring a full-time CFO. At ZCFO our role involves a range of financial and strategic responsibilities.

Fractional CFO

While a Fractional CFO can perform the same duties as an accountant or Controller, typically their duties are specialized and are more strategic for specific financial challenges. A fractional CFO would provide strategic leadership guidance on hiring, pricing, forecasting and budgeting. They would also build the foundation for procedures, policies, systems and even people within the company. Monthly, quarterly and annual reporting would be generated and analyzed as well as any special projects and reporting.

Here's a bulleted list of duties we typically perform: