Interim Finance Manager

Job Title: Interim Finance Manager
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £250 - £280 per day
Start Date: 10 June 2019
REF: AF210519_1558425529
Contact Name: Alex Feeney
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

The Consultancy Group are currently recruiting for an interim Finance Manager to join and international media business. The Finance Manager will be responsible for managing a team of 3 and all aspects of Finance for the business.


  • Preparation and review of monthly consolidated profit and loss account
  • Produce the cashflow statement
  • Timely reporting to group
  • Investigation and analysis of monthly performance and production of all monthly management accounts
  • Review of revenue accruals & deferred income against most current forecast and budget, ensuring there is reasoning for any significant movements
  • Ensure procedures and controls are followed and maintained within finance and across the organisation, including SOX requirements
  • Review and sign off of monthly balance sheet reconciliations and SOX files, ensure any adjustment need are completed in the following month.
  • Monthly review of outstanding debtors with the credit controller ensure that issues are being escalated appropriately to the FD
  • Supporting the FD with ad hoc analysis and input for business initiatives
  • Complying with statutory and legal requirements: audit, tax, VAT and regulatory filings or information requests
  • Assist the FD with quarterly financial re-forecasts and annual budget
  • Making a proactive contribution to progressively improve processes and reporting speed and quality
  • Ensuring accurate reporting in compliance with Group policies, local and US GAAP
  • Promoting a robust control environment within the finance team
  • Ad hoc as required

Skills and Experience:

  • Experienced finance professional, with at least 5 years experience
  • Excellent interpersonal skills. Ability to communicate clearly with a range of people across countries
  • Proven ability to manage a team and build relationships across a multi-location business
  • Financial reporting experience in a multi-site, multi-currency business
  • Strong organizational skills, with experience of managing multiple deadlines
  • Ability to manage and prioritise own work load and meet deadlines
  • Proven ability to work efficiently and effectively under pressure
  • Excellent team player, who consistently displays a positive attitude
  • Proven track record and fast learner
  • Good communication and presentation skills