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Interim Financial Controller

Employer
Hays Senior Finance
Location
Bristol, England
Salary
competitive
Closing date
23 Apr 2024

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Sector
Accounting - practice
Salary band
£300 - £450 per day, over £450 per day
Contract type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Where will they be working?
Hybrid - mostly office

Job Details

Interim Financial Controller role

  • 4-6-month interim assignment while the company goes through their own permanent recruitment process
  • Managing a team of 10 in total (including 3 x interim contractors)
  • Responsible for financial reporting, planning and analysis - Managing a team of Finance Managers, Finance Business Partners and Commercial Analysts
  • Reporting to the FD/ CFO

    Reporting:
  • Drive the month end close process and delivery of monthly/ quarterly management reports
  • Ensure proper analysis of budget variances and performance of balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Ensure the Finance team works closely with operations to support their understanding of the financial performance, which in turn allows them to provide insightful analysis to investors.
  • Oversee involvement in audit processes over statutory accounts, ensuring requests from auditors are addressed on a timely basis

Budgeting and Forecasting:

  • Oversee the preparation of the annual budget and re-forecasts and budget
  • Liaise and co-ordinate with operations to ensure finance provides the required support and challenge in these planning processes.

Financial Analysis:

  • Oversee the production of reactive and proactive analysis to provide insights into performance.
  • Supports business performance by providing cost data for operations, which allows the team to implement effective cost control measures.
  • Develop a suite of relevant KPIs and analyse trends

Transformation and business changes

  • Participate in relevant projects for finance and business processes optimisation
  • Drive the month end close process and delivery of monthly and quarterly management reports
  • Ensure proper analysis of budget variances and performance of balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Ensure the Finance team works closely with operations to support their understanding of the companies' financial performance, which in turn allows them to provide insightful analysis to investors.
  • Oversee the businesses' involvement in audit processes over statutory accounts, and ensure requests from property auditors are addressed on a timely basis

Essential:

  • ACCA, ACA or CIMA qualified accountant, with 10+ PQE
  • Experience of interim/ contract work
  • Able to start immediately/ within a week
  • Line management experience, building and motivating strong teams
  • Strong Excel skills
  • At least 3 days a week are required on site in the Bristol office

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Charles Maidment from the Hays finance team in Bristol.
If this job isn't quite right for you, but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion about your career.

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Company

At Hays we invest in lifelong partnerships that empower people and businesses to succeed. With over 50 years’ success under our belts and a workforce of 10,000+ people across 32 countries, we’ve evolved to put our customers at the heart of everything we do.

From CFO to Newly Qualified, we work with talented finance professionals and match them with organisations where they can achieve a lasting impact.

So much more than specialist recruiters in accounting and finance, what really sets us apart is our knowledge through scale, deep understanding and our ability to meaningfully innovate for our customers. All our consultants have strong relationships across the industry and the support of our extensive global network. That’s why organisations of all types and sizes – from international blue chips to SMEs – trust us to find the people who can help transform their business.

So, whether you want something local or international, permanent, or interim, we have the breadth of coverage and the depth of understanding to help you find it.

We have specialist recruitment teams in the following areas:

  • Corporate Governance
  • Credit Control
  • Part-Qualified Accountant
  • Payroll
  • Public Practice Accounting
  • Public Services Accounting
  • Senior Finance – Qualified
  • Support, Ledgers & Bookkeeping
  • Tax & Treasury

You can rely on us to deliver today and help you plan for tomorrow

 

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