Interim Financial Controller

Job Title: Interim Financial Controller
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Duration: 12 Months
REF: AF230920FC_1600851779
Contact Name: Alex Feeney
Contact Email:
Job Published: 7 months ago

Job Description

An international media organisation is looking for an interim Financial Controller on a 12 month FTC.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for maintaining complete and accurate financial records for the trading activity in accordance with local GAAP and IFRS.
  • Communicating closely with regional finance lead to ensuring timely, accurate and complete monthly reporting.
  • Ensure that monthly balance sheet reconciliations are reviewed on a timely basis with adequate and constructive feedback as well as follow up to ensure queries are actioned.
  • Timely preparation of technical papers in respect of all significant one-off items
  • Ensure that statutory financial statements and all other statutory filings are complete 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 face 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. Support with adhoc requests and analysis as required


  • Professional accounting qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent)
  • Advanced excel skills
  • Strong local GAAP & IFRS knowledge.