Interim Financial Controller

  • Location

    Cheshire West and Chester

  • Discipline:

    Finance & Audit

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  • Salary:

    Up to £600 per Day

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  • Published:

    almost 3 years ago

My Client, a niche financial services business, who are going through rapid expansion require a qualified accountant to support the Head of Finance in preparing the year-end financial and statutory reporting.


 Key Responsibilities include:

  • Leading Financial Reporting
  • Implementing financial control and financial accounting changes
  • Supporting the implementation of a Treasury / ALM from a Financial Control perspective
  • Supporting the Regulatory Reporting work stream from a Group Finance perspective
  • Reviewing savings data and interest calculations and designing financial control and accounting processes
  • Implementing changes to existing processes and co-ordinating with group and divisional finance
  • Liaising with internal and external advisors on tax and VAT implications
  • Liaising with internal stakeholders and external auditors
  • Representing Group Financial Reporting at project meetings and with stakeholders.
  • Coordinating implementation with the project teams, divisional finance teams and operational areas
  • Assisting group finance with ad-hoc requests as required

Essential Skills and Qualifications include:

  • High calibre and can work with minimal direction
  • Chartered Accountant.  Would suit big 4 ACA with 7-10 years PQE, but could also be a qualified accountant with significant Financial Services experience
  • Technical accounting and financial accounting experience, including IFRS 9
  • Strong stakeholder management skills
  • Ability to communicate clearly, in particular with producing Board and Committee papers
  • Pragmatic, problem-solving approach