Finance Director (Interim)

Recruiter
Hays A&F
Location
England, Cornwall
Salary
£350 - £400 per day
Posted
17 Jan 2019
Closes
24 Jan 2019
Ref
3508333
Contact
Richard Horrocks
Job Role
Finance Director
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full-time
Level of qualification
Qualified

Hays are pleased to have been engaged by an established business in Cornwall who are now seeking to appoint a Finance Director on an interim basis. The Company are enjoying a period of significant positive change and this main board level appointment is expected to further strengthen their senior leadership team.

At a strategic level the role will involve working closely with the CEO and other Directors, providing financial guidance and support to enable sound business decisions to be made on a timely basis. Key responsibilities will include:

  • Strategic planning and budgeting
  • Overseeing and developing systems and management controls
  • Management reporting, and developing forecasting models (P&L, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow).
  • Contractual negotiations and bid support
  • Preparation of month end accounts and VAT returns
  • Bank and balance sheet reconciliations
  • Oversee the preparation of year end statutory accounts
  • Undertaking business reporting and variance analysis.
  • Overseeing tax and compliance
  • Treasury Management.
  • Asset management.
  • Management, mentoring and motivation of the finance team


There is a hands on element to this post and it is expected that the successful candidate will be a team player who is comfortable engaging with stakeholders across all levels of the business.

The ideal candidate will hold a recognised finance qualification (ACA / CIMA / ACCA) and have previous experience operating at Board level. A background in either engineering or manufacturing would be preferred.

Our client is dynamic and fast moving; a commercially minded professional accountant can expect a challenging and rewarding working environment. This assignment is expected to be for a minimum of 3 months.

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