A Finance Department manages a firm's long-term and day-to-day monetary operations and strategy. Finance groups oversee incoming and outgoing payments, budget creation, cash management (treasury), accounting, financial reporting and many other tasks related to the finances of the company. Its size varies based upon total company-wide head count, company revenue, industry, and overall business strategy.
Who is in charge? Chief Financial Officer (CFO), EVP/SVP of Finance, Director of Finance