Interim Financial Controller

Gleeson Recruitment Group
£400 per day
29 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Interim Financial Controller - Derby - 4 to 6 Months - £400 per day LTD

My Client based in the Engineering sector is looking for an Interim Financial Controller to join their team for 4-6 months. Beyond the business as usual the main focus will be on the development of financial control, improvements in timely and relevant reporting, improving the month end time table, driving business partnering and clarifying the financial position to the FD.

The role of Interim Financial Controller in brief:

  • Concise and thought provoking monthly commentary
  • Deliver business process improvement initiatives
  • Develop key performance indicators and service levels
  • Developing and driving business partnering
  • Prepare accurate rolling forecasts
  • Report regularly of the financial position to the FD
  • Produce management accounts and insightful analysis
  • Communication of monthly results
  • Identify business improvements
  • Team management (leading by example)
  • Produce reports, board papers and presentations
  • Assisting in financial decision-making process
  • Re-forecasting
  • Commercial analysis
  • Preparation of profit and loss
  • Preparation of annual budgets and relevant reports
  • Process improvements
  • Capex
  • Project and risk appraisal
  • Reporting accurately and timely results
  • Contract reviews, identify any deviation from expected performance
  • Balance sheet reconciliations monthly/quarterly
  • Maintain the Risk register

Experience required for the role of Interim Financial Controller:

  • A qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent)
  • Strong user of Excel
  • Experience within Engineering or Manufacturing
  • Proven experience of leading a strong developing dynamic team
  • Strong commercial grasp
  • Demonstrable track record of having improved the reporting environment
  • Demonstrating a 'can do' attitude
  • Able to articulate process flows, and also identify business system improvements

For the role of Interim Financial Controller you will need to be a leader with the ability to constantly improve your environment through personal delivery, team management and leading a partnering culture.