Interim Finance Manager

Recruiter
Michael Page
Location
Egham, Surrey
Salary
£70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted
24 May 2021
Closes
23 Jun 2021
Ref
JN -042021-2567812
Contact
Lisa Collins
Job role
Group accountant
Contract type
Contract
Hours
Full time
Experience level
Manager

Global business going through a large transformation project.

Autonomous role supporting the wider group function.

Client Details

My client is a global business, they have experienced high growth via acquisitions but also organically the last few years. They have now reached a stage where they are embarking on a huge transformation project throughout the organisation. They are based in Surrey and sit within the retail space.

Description

This role is an initial 6 month contract, based in Surrey and is an Interim Finance Manager. The role requires the following:

  • Half year audit and statutory account preparation
  • Business unit reconciliations
  • Disposal of several business units
  • Automation and process improvement
  • Debt re-financing is happening, this role is essential in ensuring it is accounted for correctly
  • Support with financial reporting, new accounting policies and other internal controls
  • Group consolidation and month-end close
  • HFM - Hyperion Financial Management roll out taking place shortly
  • Re-writing current reports, ready for go live of the system
  • Reporting to shareholders and other internal stakeholders
  • Strong IFRS essential
  • Strong excel also necessary

Profile

The successful candidate will be an ACA or ACCA qualified accountant most likely. They will have a very strong financial reporting background with strong IFRS and also excel skills. If the applicant has HFM this will greatly improve their chances of success. The role requires a strong communicator and someone that is happy with change and constant development.

Job Offer

The roles is initially offering a 6 month contract but this is likely to be extended given the large transformation project taking place. The role could offer a daily rate or salaried on a fixed term contract basis. There will also be flexible working between being at home and also in the office.