Interim Finance Controller
£400-£450 day rate
A fantastic 6 month contract opportunity for an Interim Financial Controller has arisen to work for a private equity backed multi-site retail businesses. They are a growing brand with a flourishing client base in which you will be able to work with. With numerous sites within the UK and the expansion to Europe imminent, the business now requires a Financial Controller to come in and drive the business growth (both organically and through acquisition). You will need to demonstrate experience and enthusiasm to come in and support the CFO closely in the running of financial operations from top to bottom.
You will be required to manage, motivate and develop a growing team and assist the CFO in the delivery of acquisitions of businesses within the UK and Europe. You will personally conduct/ oversee accurate production of monthly management accounts and run month-end reporting to the CFO. Moreover, you will be hands on with forecasting and budgeting whilst ensuring the sales cycle and KPI’s are met. You will also ensure effective management of financial controls and month-end, thus you will be required to have an exceptional technical accounting skill set but also the commercial acumen to produce reporting packs to be presented to senior stakeholders. Finally, strong excel skills will be key to re-engineer month-end and analyse all financial functions within the business.
- ACA, ACCA, CIMA (equivalent)
- Degree (minimum 2:1)
- Competent in handling month-end, budgeting and forecasting
- Excellent communication skills
- Excel skills
- SME experience, multi-site and private equity
- French speaking (desirable)