Finance Director (Interim)

Hays A&F
England, Cornwall
£350 - £400 per day
17 Jan 2019
24 Jan 2019
Richard Horrocks
Job Role
Finance Director
Contract Type
Level of qualification

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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