Senior Financial Controls Manager (6 - 12 months)

Job Title: Senior Financial Controls Manager (6 - 12 months)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Hertfordshire
Salary: £550 - £650 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: CG3007ICFM_1564504914
Contact Name: Charlotte Garfield
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 30, 2019 17:41

Job Description

Our client, a dynamic and high-growth FTSE listed organisation, with a reputation for recognising and rewarding top talent, is looking to source an impressive, technically strong Senior Financial Controls Manager, to join on an initial 6 - 12 month interim basis. There will be plenty of opportunity to make an impression and put yourself forward for longer term, permanent employment, should that be on your agenda.

Given the diverse and commercial nature of this innovative business, this is a hands on senior role and an excellent opportunity for a driven and proactive individual to add real value and make a significant impact.

Main duties include:
* Producing and monitoring the group's balance sheet
* Producing and presenting the quarterly balance sheet review
* Ensuring the Group Control Framework is implemented and process improvements are driven
* Implementing and producing monthly control pack updates
* Overseeing Fixed Asset team, ensuring reporting and MI is available to enable decision making
* Supporting the depreciation budget process and partner with commercial teams to ensure strong controls
* Managing the performance and development of direct reports and their wider team
* Responsibility for the Group's consolidation team
* Working with the tax team to ensure efficient intercompany settlements
* Reviewing and approving expenses and payments through the bank
* Leading ad hoc initiatives and implementing improved controls

Skills & Experience required:
* ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified
* Strong academics
* Up to date technical knowledge of IFRS gained in a PLC environment
* Confident, credible character
* Astute, diligent and professional
* Examples to date of making process improvements and increasing the control standard
* Dedicated to detail, quality and accuracy
* Enthusiastic to add value and go the extra mile to deliver

Vitae Financial Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.