Interim Financial Controller

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East Anglia
St. Neots
£225 to £275 per day
The ONE Group
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Our client is a successful and growing business in a niche sector with well-appointed offices based on the outskirts of St Neots.

Due to upcoming transition within their finance function, they are now looking for an Interim Financial Controller to head up a small team on a day to day basis.

This is a key position that will have a wide remit of responsibility which will include;

Taking over from the departing incumbent and gaining an in-depth understanding of their processes, responsibilities and duties
Preparing monthly management accounts and monthly finance pack
Explaining variances
Managing interim and full year audit process and production of statutory accounts and annual tax packs
Working closely with the auditors
Project accounting
Ensuring quality control over financial transactions
Ensuring all business processes and accounting policies are well-documented and kept up to date to maintain internal controls
Coordinating and producing quarterly forecasts
Working closely with other departments in the business and ensuring that finance is seen as a partner to the company as a whole
Undertaking special projects as appropriate
Deputising for the Finance Director

This role is crucial to the successful operation of the finance department and the right person will have an established background working in a similar role and be hands on as well as being able to look at the bigger picture.

The suitable candidate will be a significantly post qualified accountant with outstanding interpersonal skills, experience working in a project-based environment and of people management.

As you will be working with projects strong working knowledge of IFRS 15 principles is essential to the success of this position and experience working with ERP systems would be highly advantageous.

This role will be starting imminently and will last for at least six months and whilst nothing is guaranteed there could be potential for longevity beyond that.

Interviews taking place this week with a start required for the beginning of March at the latest.

With offices in Cambridge, Northampton and Peterborough – The ONE Group’s recruitment specialists offer unparalleled recruitment expertise across seven specialist divisions; Accountancy & Finance, Executive Search, HR, IT, Marketing, Office Support and Technical.

Whether you are looking to advertise a job, or take the next step in your career, we offer an ever-growing employment network, which currently exceeds 50,000 people in the East of England and The Midlands.

We pride ourselves in adding value to any recruitment experience, with the foundation of our success coming from customer service, expert knowledge of the local marketplace and our understanding of the significant value people can add to the workplace.

This isn’t just recruitment, it’s: Recruitment as it should be.

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Contact Details:
The ONE Group
Tel: 01223 237888
Fax: 01223 233072
Contact: Anne Williams

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