Interim Financial Controller

  • Location

    Harrogate, North Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £350 - £400 per day

  • Contact:

    Lucy Campbell

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Sewell Wallis are urgently seeking an experienced Financial Controller who is available to support a Harrogate based business on an interim assignment, until a permanent person is appointed. This role will ideally suit someone with a practice background or at least someone who can demonstrate a strong technical background within finance.

Reporting to the CFO your responsibilities will include:

-Managing a Finance team of 8 staff consisting of qualified, part qualified and transactional team members
-Supporting with a large IT project around integrating a new finance system into the business
-Cash flow forecasting
-Making sure all financial controls improved and firmly in place
-Supporting with various project including identifying potential acquisitions for future company growth plans
-Reviewing the monthly management accounts and signing them off for approval
-Finalising the year end statutory accounts
-Working closely with the credit control manager and reducing all debt in dispute
-Partnering with the CFO and focusing on strategic business plans
-Business partnering across the company including the sales and operational teams

You must be a technically strong accountant with strong knowledge of IFRS.

You will need to be a qualified accountant, ideally ACA, who has experience in managing a finance team and ideally project and system driven. You must be available immediately to be considered.

For further details please contact Lucy Campbell.

Sewell Wallis acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. As part of our recruitment process, we will retain your CV for a period of one year to enable us to consider you for future roles. After this period your CV will be deleted.