Interim Group Financial Controller
9-12 month contract
A PE backed Financial Services business is seeking an Interim Group Financial Controller. The business is high growth faced paced working environment looking to achieve a successful PE exit within the next 12 months. You will be working closely with a time-served PE CFO, improving processes, systems and controls. In addition, managing a team of part and qualified accountant providing accurate accounts monthly, board packs to the investors and assisting the CFO on commercial ventures.
Management of all finance and accounting operations, including invoicing, revenue recognition, credit control, approvals and accounts payable.
Production of timely and accurate management accounts, KPIs and financial forecasts to tight deadlines.
Analysis and insight of management information for key stakeholders in the business.
Ownership of the budget process and preparation.
Management of 10 accountants, qualified and part qualified
Forecasting, cash flow and budgeting
Working on planned acquisitions driving EBITDA growth
Partnering with the CFO and liaising with advisors, ensuring a successful exit is achieved
Process improvement and system updates
Any ad hoc requirements from senior management
Fully qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) or equivalent
Experience within a Private Equity backed business is a must
You must be able to work in a high growth fast paced environment
Ability to take on systems and improve processes
Prior experience in going through a successful PE exit is desirable