Interim Finance Director

Interim Finance Director

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £600 - £800 per day + LTD

  • Contact:

    Dan Edwards

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Interim Finance Director - London - £600/£800 Per day LTD - 6 months

My London based recruitment client with an International footprint is looking for an Interim Finance Director to lead their business through a period of significant change. Ultimately the successful candidate will support with the return to business as usual and subsequent permanent back-fill. As a candidate you will need experience of the recruitment sector, have led teams through change, have experience of an owner managed or private equity backed environment as well as decent exposure to M&A, ideally in an international setting.

Interim Finance Director - Role in Brief:

  • Responsibility for company wide budgeting and forecasting
  • Strategy planning
  • Interpret MI and add commentary for the board
  • Monitor cash flow, accounts, and other financial transactions
  • Take a leading role in M&A activity
  • Team management (Finance, operations, payroll, invoicing, data etc..)
  • Team development and hiring responsibility
  • Prepare monthly and annual reports
  • Minimise financial risk and exposure
  • Liaise with auditors
  • Create and maintain relationships with the banks
  • Update and implement financial policies and procedures
  • Maintain a policy manual for the finance department
  • Ensure that all financial practices are in line in statutory regulations and legislation

Interim Finance Director - The Candidate:

  • ACA, ACCA, CIMA qualified or equivalent
  • 7+ years post qualification experience
  • Experience of a growth environment (SME)
  • Experience of leading through change
  • M&A
  • Raising funds
  • leadership skills
  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • System skills: Sage, Excel and QuickBooks

The role of Interim Finance Director is highly confidential no additional information can be released until the client has positively vetted your CV and a non-disclosure has been filed.

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