Interim Financial Controller

Recruiter
Reed Finance
Location
London
Salary
70000.0000
Posted
09 Apr 2017
Closes
09 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Excellent opportunity for an experienced Financial Controller to join a prestigious publishing company on an initial 12 month contract.  

The suitable candidate will possess the following experience and ability:

Accounting:
Lead and motivate the Management Accounts team (team of 5)
Monthly production of timely business review pack 
Detailed review of all variances to budget, forecast and PY
Agree timetable and meet deadlines required on a monthly basis
Review of international accounting processes and controls
Improve reporting to the company

FP&A:
Lead, manage and develop the FP&A function (team of 1)
Oversee FP&A Manager role
Timely and accurate forecasting and budgeting
3 Year Planning cycle
Assist FD in review of overhead allocations methodology

Ad hoc:
Corporation tax oversight
Analysis and in-depth reviewing
Supporting external and internal audits as required

Relationships:
Build strong relations with each business head and Executive member where necessary

The successful candidate will possess the following personal and academic attributes:

Proven academics
Audit experience gained in practice
Excellent communicator
Calm temperament under pressure
Degree and qualified accountant
10+ years PQE
Proven FC experience, including FP&A oversight

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