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Chris Benjamin | Elance
 
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Chris Benjamin

Small Business CFO & Consultant. SEC Reporting.
   United States
  |   Phoenix, AZ
  |  3:16 am Local Time

Overview

I'm Chris Benjamin, Rogue CFO.

What is a "Rogue CFO"?

"The term "rogue" may be used to describe an independently-minded person; one who rejects conventional rules of conduct in favor of following personal values. "

I'm not your everyday CFO. Anyone who works in the startup and small business world knows that it takes a different breed of person to thrive in a high energy, high stress, high growth world. Entrepreneurs are creative people, don't you want a management team that shares the same passion, creativitiy and energy? That's my...

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Portfolio

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My profile, references, client list, articles I've written.

Skills (10)

Tested
Business Planning
Business Plans Test
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Financial Reporting
Sarbanes Oxley Act Test
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Business Analysis
Business Strategy Test
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Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
ERP Test
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Social Media Marketing
Social Media Marketing Test
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Business Writing
Business Writing Skills Test (U.S. Version)
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Passed
General Office Skills
Office Skills Test
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eCommerce Consulting
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft Word

Service Description

15+ years experience in Accounting, ERP systems & controller functions. I hold an MBA from a top 20 school (University of WA), and have focused on growth stage companies & start ups. I have a passion for bringing my expertise to these types of companies to help them fill a need.

I primarily help growing ventures as a part time, outsourced CFO. Financial reporting, best business practices, SEC reporting (10K, 10Q, 8K, etc.), IPO's, M&A and much more are how I get involved.

Bring C-level management experience to your growing company!

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Employment

NexTec Corporation
Controller
2007 - Present
Chris Benjamin Consulting LLC
President
2005 - Present
I began working part time for myself several years ago, and in 2007 left the corporate world to begin my own consulting full time.
Redfin Corporation
Controller
2006 - 2007
Bsquare Corporation
Accounting Manager
2005 - 2006

Education

University of WA
Masters of Business Administration (MBA)
2004 - 2006
Simon Fraser University
Bachelor of Business Administration - Accounting Major
1993 - 1997

Keywords

business plan
financial forecast
proforma
strategy
angel investor
sec reporting
10k
10q
8k
xbrl
financial audit
gaap.
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