Chief Financial Officer | Minnestar


Fredrikson, one of the Upper Midwest’s largest business and trial law firms, has an opportunity available for a Chief Financial Officer.  Fredrikson’s CFO will provide strategic and tactical planning, development, evaluation, and coordination for all accounting, billing, reporting and financial management related activities of the firm.

We offer a highly competitive compensation and benefit package plus a performance-related bonus program.

Our ideal candidate will have strong experience in executive management of personnel and have the ability to create, review and implement the firm’s key financial objectives. Candidates must have a solid understanding of business needs analysis and change management.

Qualified candidates will have a bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance, a CPA certification is strongly preferred.  We would like to see candidates with ten plus years of experience in progressively responsible financial leadership in a professional services firm.  In addition, candidates should possess excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively with all levels of personnel.

Applications will only be accepted online at, and applicants will be asked to submit a resume and cover letter.  For assistance with the application process, or for accommodations, please contact

Diversity and inclusion are core values of Fredrikson. To best serve our clients, we provide innovative solutions to legal needs by cultivating a diverse workforce. We offer highly competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits in a collaborative work environment. With a reputation as the firm “where law and business meet,” our attorneys and staff bring business acumen and entrepreneurial thinking to operate as business advisors, strategic partners, and legal counselors to our clients. The firm’s 300+ attorneys serve clients through our ten locations around the world: Minneapolis, Saint Paul, and Mankato, MN; Bismarck and Fargo, ND; Ames and Des Moines, IA; Madison, WI; Saltillo, Mexico; and Shanghai, China. Visit for more information.

We are not accepting search firm submissions for this position at this time.

Fredrikson is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

Job Type: Full-time
Compensation Type: Salaried
Location: Minneapolis, MN
Posted by Fredrikson on January 23, 2023