Interim Head of Financial Accounting

Sheridan Maine Midlands
£60000 - £65000 per annum
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Interim Head of Financial Accounting – Projects - Public Sector- Birmingham 6 months £60k

Sheridan Maine is delighted to be recruiting for an Interim Head of Financial Accounting – Projects for a public sector organisation in Birmingham for 6-12 month assignment

Our Client

Our client is a large public sector body. They are seeking to appoint an exceptional Interim Head of Financial Accounting- Projects. The role will be initially 6 months whilst they recruit on a permanent basis.

The Role

Interim Head of Financial Accounting – Projects your duties will be to support the Director of Finance on various financial accounting projects that have become important
You will be a qualified accountant with a background of working in a large complex organisation. Experience of working in large public sector organisations would be an advantage

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Take ownership of a treasury project that has the essential framework in place but needs attention to the detail

  • Implement changes to some key processes which are only in draft stage

  • Liaise with Operations putting the financials to a significant change in the business plan

The ideal Candidate

  • Fully Qualified (ACCA, CIMA , ACA or ideally CIPFA

  • Financial Accounting to IFRS standards

  • Experienced with public sector bodies

What is on offer?

A great opportunity to demonstrate your Financial Accounting capability within this high profile public sector organisation. An assignment that could extend a further 6 months to a long term assignment that will prove challenging and enjoyable

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