Interim Project Financial Controller

Interim Project Financial Controller

  • Location

    West Midlands, England

  • Sector:

    GRG Executive Search

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £450 per day + Outside IR35

  • Contact:

    Dan Edwards

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


Interim Project Financial Controller - Circa £450 per day LTD - 6 months

My client is an international consultancy business with offices in all major hubs. They are in the final stages of acquiring a small, multi-site business which they will ultimately integrate into the parent. They require a finance professional to support them on this journey for 6 months. Travel will be required to major UK Hubs (London/Oxford/Manchester) 2 days per week with 3 days working from home or local office.

There are several distinct elements required to deliver this role in full. Initially you will be required to sort out the basics in terms of the accounting function so that there is confidence in the P&L and balance sheet with clean delivery of cash flow, budget and forecast. The second part will be to then bring the financial timetable and reporting inline with the parent company before finally supporting the smooth integration of the acquired business.

There is also ad-hoc support required around the Year End, Month End and ad-hoc projects from a bandwidth perspective.

Required experience:

  • Strong in excel with the ability to tidy up data
  • Experience of delivering Year End
  • Experience of delivering Month End
  • Development of Month End process
  • Development of robust financial control / process improvement
  • Business integration
  • Financial Systems (Sage advantageous)
  • Operating within a change environment
  • Delivering change
  • Supporting operations and understanding commercial drivers
  • Working within complex businesses
  • Gravitas and leadership
  • Solution focused
  • Self-starter

A background working for a consultancy business accounting for work in progress and challenging revenue recognition would be advantageous.

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