£400-£425 per day
This is a 6-month contract opportunity with the potential to go permanent, for a financial controller to join a Private Equity backed Software business. This highly acquisitive business has been growing through Private Equity investment, which has now resulted in an increase in the number of sites from 1-3 in 2018. This growth will continue which has resulted in the finance team to need some additional support, the current FD will be focusing more on acquisitions and needs a strong FC to handle day to day finance. You will be reporting directly to the CFO and will have a hand in the strategic decisions within the business.
Management and delivery of all internal management reporting, including monthly management accounts and reforecasts, KPI measures, cash forecasts, budgets and long-term plans.
Building the finance team helping to recruit 2-3 additional heads in 2019.
Lead the central finance team, managing 2 qualified and 2-part qualified direct reports.
Oversee the finalisation of an acquisition accounting project
Continued support for the CFO and FD on all finance related matters.
Ad-hoc support to the AP/ Credit control teams
ACA, ACCA, CIMA (or equivalent) qualified Financial Controllers who are available within 2 weeks.
Experience within a PE backed SME will be advantageous.
Exposure to Software businesses will be particularly advantageous.
Strong team management skills and communication to bring most efficiency out of the team.