The Consultancy Group are currently recruiting for an Interim Finance Director to join a well known business on a 12 month contract. Your role will take control of the day to day finance operations as well as partnering with a number of team outside of finance.
You will lead the finance department across all three main geographical reporting regions (UK/Europe, North America and Asia). They will manage a finance and tax team of approximately 30 employees and have responsibility for all areas of finance across the organisation. This is an opportunity to be involved in a growing business and have significant exposure to senior management and Private Equity backers.
Group financial planning, budgeting, forecasting
Weekly, monthly, annual reporting, cash flow forecasting - reporting and presenting to Investors and the Board
Cash management and working capital responsibility
Ensuring effective internal controls and procedures are in place regarding regulatory standards for financial and tax reporting. Responsibility for tax matters and filings
Ongoing development of financial systems and reporting of management information
Building and mentoring the finance & accounting team as well as maintaining external relationships with key service providers.
Supporting all external financing activities
Strategically advice on all property, commercial and capex projects/decisions.
Qualified accountant (or international equivalent)
Experience within an international, multi-currency, multichannel retail business a significant preference
Broad finance experience across commercial finance and control/reporting/transactional
Well versed in a retail supply chain and supporting financial / IT systems
Ability to challenge and drive the numbers with senior management.
Experience of working within a private equity backed business a preference