Interim Financial Controller - 12 month Contract

Job Title: Interim Financial Controller - 12 month Contract
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Hertfordshire, England
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 12 months
REF: KP1456_1610558391
Contact Name: Kishan Patel
Contact Email:
Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

The Consultancy Group are partnered with a Global Tech business who are in search for an Interim Financial Controller based in the Northern Home Counties. The ideal candidate would need to be ACA/ACCA Qualified with recent reporting experience within a PLC.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for maintaining complete and accurate financial records for the trading of the L.E (s) activity in accordance with local GAAP and IFRS.

    * Responsible for the Legal Entities control environment

    * Communicating closely with regional finance lead and Country Business Leaders, ensuring timely, accurate and complete monthly reporting.

    * The role holder will ensure that monthly balance sheet reconciliations are reviewed on a timely basis.

    * Review of sales contracts and terms and conditions to ensure that revenue recognition criteria are met and reviewing purchase contracts/discussion with FD's to ensure that liabilities are properly accounted for.

    * Timely preparation of technical papers in respect of all significant one-off items
    * Ensure that statutory financial statements and all other statutory filings are completed in-house and in line with local deadlines.

    * Deal with matters raised by the statutory bodies in a timely and professional manner.

    * Participating or leading system, operational or process changes as required.

    * Acting as the interface for internal and external audits and driving simplification and continuous improvement of financial processes.

    * Working closely with the businesses on initiatives and advising on implications from a local GAAP and IFRS point of view.

    * Ensure GAAP accounts are produces as required.

    * Providing financial support in respect of major decisions affecting the organisation i.e. strategic initiatives including pension and worker's compensation issues, etc.

    * Assisting with customer financing in line with approved corporate models and ensuring that rebates (conditional and unconditional), coop, promotion and inventory protection are properly accounted for where appropriate.

Key Skills:

  • ACA/ACCA Qualified
  • Recent PLC Experience
  • Immediately Available (Highly desirable)