Interim Group Financial Controller

Job Title: Interim Group Financial Controller
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Amersham
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Start Date: 2019-06-01 00:00:00
Reference: UA-10494
Contact Name: Uniqua Admin
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 02, 2019 20:09

Job Description

Interim Group Financial Controller / Interim Senior Group Finance Manager
£400-450 per day
uniQua Hire, are looking to engage with experienced Group Financial Controllers / Senior Group Finance Professionals ideally with experience working within a large construction / engineering / infrastructure or related group function to lead the day-to-day management of a team of 8ppl within the group finance team. Although sector experience is not a pre-requisite, an understanding of long-term contracts and Joint ventures would be a distinct advantage.
Responsibilities of the role will include:
  • Management of 2 direct qualified accountants and indirectly their teams (8 in total)
  • Responsibility for production of Monthly actuals for Head Office / Corporate function costs.
  • Overall responsibility for production of quarterly Forecasts for central functions (IT, HR, etc..) through support and guidance to Senior Accountant. Includes accurate and timely upload into HFM
  • Responsibility of governance & control of Balance Sheets across all Central companies. Includes quarterly reviews with Group FD and half yearly reviews with CFO
  • Key contact for external Banks & Internal Bank
  • Ensuring the required level of control & governance of Bank accounts
  • Ownership of Central Items on a monthly and quarterly basis
  • Driving the quarterly Forecast cycle, taking ownership for individual processes and outputs
  • Involvement in a range of department projects.
Person Profile
  • Able to be hands on but take a strategic view
  • A highly capable leader
  • Qualified accountant
  • Experience working in a complex group function of a sizable business.