Interim Financial Controller

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Michael Page Finance
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client, a manufacturing business based in West Sussex are looking for an interim financial controller on a 6 month contract.

Client Details

Manufacturing business.


Preparation of monthly financial statements for company from multicurrency records

Managing a sound and up-to-date book keeping process in ERP system

Maintenance of fixed asset registers

Preparation of budgets for business

Cash flow forecasting / working capital control

Filing VAT and PAYE returns

Loading weekly and monthly reports into Hyperion Business Tool

Planning and coordinating annual stock counts

Ensuring data integrity in in ERP system

Additional Responsibilities:

Assessing current accounting operations, offering recommendations for improvement and implementing new processes

Evaluating, operating and monitoring accounting and internal control systems

Monitoring and developing business performance metrics

Ensuring that the regulatory requirements of all statutory bodies are met regarding all of the company's financial affairs

Preparation of annual published accounts, liaison with auditors, clearance of queries

Arrangement of company insurances

Control of bank accounts and credit cards

Planning, directing and coordinating all accounting operational functions

Providing management with information vital to the decision-making process and managing the budget processes

Responsibility for Corporate taxation

Responsibility for Corporate Trade Compliance


Previous experience as Financial Controller or other senior accounting position

Previous experience managing a team

Previous experience using finance package

Additional Information:

Hands on, independent and pro-active

Stress resistant

Willingness to travel

Good IT/software skills (ERP systems, BI tools)

Interest in maintaining and improving ERP systems

Job Offer

£50,000 - £60,000 and potential permanent position