Chief Financial Officer

New England Cancer Specialists | Scarborough, Maine 04074

Salary Range: Call for details
Date Posted: May 02, 2023
Opportunity Code: 32773


Join nationally recognized New England Cancer Specialists as you take on the role of Chief Financial Officer in beautiful Scarborough, Maine! 


The Position

  • The Chief Financial Officer (CFO) is responsible for the organization’s financial planning and accounting practices across four locations including Scarborough, Topsham, and Kennebunk, ME, and Portsmouth, NH.  
  • Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), the CFO will work as a crucial member of the executive team and will provide strategic planning for corporate decision making, while delivering crucial financial information to all involved parties as it pertains to billing requirements, budgets, financial planning, and audit standards. 
  • The CFO will oversee accounting processes including audits and tax reporting and will be responsible for financial and metric reporting to executive leaders and board members. The CFO will also manage departmental directors over financial advocacy, billing, finance, and information and technology. 
  • This leader will oversee budgeting while identifying, evaluating, and executing financial strategies to ensure that program expenses are sustainable while maximizing revenues throughout the organization.  
  • Seeking a strategic leader who will be able to enhance effectiveness, efficiency, and productivity throughout the department while guiding staff members towards the achievement of departmental performance improvement goals. 
  • Must bring excellent critical thinking skills, forecasting strategies, interpersonal/negotiation skills, business acumen, and exemplary work ethics to be able to shape the overall direction of the organization while instilling a strong and strategic financial approach. 
  • The CFO must strive to uphold the customer-focused culture the organization provides while simultaneously seeking ways to strengthen services provided while maintaining the financial structure throughout the organization. 
  • Seeking a hands-on leader who values a team mindset and will be able to create trusting and positive working relationships with staff, physicians, and executive leadership. This may include providing education, training, and mentorships to staff members while enforcing a positive and supportive work environment. 
  • The CFO must bring strong collaboration, communication, and analytical skills while upholding strong ethical standards that align with the organization’s mission and values. In addition, this leader must be able to efficiently prioritize, delegate, and execute tasks as they pertain to financial performance.   
  • Candidates will ideally bring strong experience within an oncology setting and will bring extensive knowledge pertaining to KPI, revenue cycle, accounting, and margins. 


  • Bachelor’s degree is required; A master’s degree is preferred. 
  • A minimum of 10+ years of financial professional experience is required; 5+ years of experience within a related healthcare setting is required. 
  • CPA certification is strongly preferred. 

The Organization

  • Founded in 1978, New England Cancer Specialists (NECS) is a leading cancer provider that serves the Maine and New Hampshire communities and is an affiliate of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.  
  • New England Cancer Specialists is a state-of-the-art facility that boasts world-class providers hailing from New England, California, Europe, Turkey, and more. Collectively, the providers at NECS are experts on all cancer and blood disorders and provide a team of specialized-practice nurses to ensure that each patient receives an individualized care plan.  
  • NECS is the region’s largest medical oncology group and is nationally recognized for their expertise and experience. NECS has a strong commitment to research and clinical trials, and is proud to collaborate with top specialist across the U.S. 
  • In addition to serving their immediate communities, NECS has a passion for serving individuals across the globe. NECS has previously traveled to Bangladesh to provide breast cancer and chemotherapy treatment to individuals in need, led by former NECS President Dr. Tracey F. Weisberg. 
  • As an affiliate of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, NECS is equipped with additional data, access to Dana-Farber specialists, increased access to clinical trials, and enhancement to patient programs. 

The Community 

  • Incorporated in 1658, Scarborough, Maine, is nestled in Cumberland County and is only seven miles outside of Portland, Maine. 
  • Scarborough, Maine, is a robust community that offers a diverse variety of businesses, neighborhoods, culinary experiences, and recreational activities. 
  • Scarborough offers multiple parks, hiking trails, beaches, and sports complexes. You’ll find a wide array of recreational activities including hiking, biking, pickle ball, basketball, community gardens, and more. 
  • As the community is fast-growing, culinary options are no exception. Scarborough boasts a multitude of delicious dining destinations that include lobster and seafood, diners, Thai cuisine, and even Famous Dave’s BBQ. 





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