Group Financial Controller

Job Title: Group Financial Controller
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Salary: £550 - £600 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6-12 months
REF: SB25896_1563359753
Contact Name: Sam Banks
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Job Description

The Consultancy Group are currently recruiting for an interim Group FC to join a global technology business. Your role will ensure high quality financial reporting, strong financial understanding and robust financial controls.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Management of the process for producing the Group's consolidated management information including monthly management accounts, quarterly re-forecasts, annual budgets and strategic plans
  • Oversight of the process for producing monthly management information, the consolidated position and for each of the businesses
  • Ensuring a timely, efficient and transparent external audit process
  • Ensuring there is both an appropriate financial control framework and effective financial accountability and responsibility across the Group
  • Ensuring compliance with management and statutory reporting requirements and deadlines, and all relevant accounting policies
  • Support with review and preparation of Audit Committee documents
  • Oversight of implementation of new accounting standards, challenging appropriately as required
  • Providing technical expertise and guidance across a wide range of matters

Candidate Profile:

  • Qualified accountant with strong technical background
  • Extensive controls and statutory/management financial reporting experience in an international organisation
  • Highly organised and capable of working to tight deadlines
  • Strong communication skills - both written and oral
  • A robust individual with prior experience of working across teams, influencing change and managing the corresponding challenges
  • Hands-on approach but the ability also to stand back and see the bigger picture