Interim Finance Manager - £300-£375 per day

Halliday Marx
England, London
£300 - £375 per day
19 Jul 2018
02 Aug 2018
Halliday Marx
Senior Management
Accounting, Finance
Contract Type
Contract / Interim

Our client, a global transport/logistics business, require an interim finance manager to join their team on an initial 9 month basis. The role, based in central London, will report directly into the CFO.

The responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Managing the new merged entity accounting and workflows, as performed in London
  • Managing the closure of the UK company balance sheet, including statutory obligations
  • Ensure that the statutory responsibilities of two active UK entities are fulfilled
  • Ensuring that business and financial controls remain in place and are stable now that the merger has been completed, and that new processes and procedures meet the necessary level of control to ensure the financial protection of the businesses
  • Following a restructure, providing coaching and support to the team in their new business partnering roles
  • Working with the head office of the newly merged company on finance tasks and projects
  • Maintain and create new finance processes fitting to the merged companies
  • To a strict timetable, ensure that the production of the company's UK monthly management accounts continues in the newly merged company
  • Nurture and facilitate the reciprocal flow of information between Finance & other departments, particularly the Trade teams
  • Any other project or task that is required, either to ensure a successful outcome to the merger of the two companies, or to maintain day to day operations

The successful candidate will:

  • Be a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent)
  • Have strong management experience
  • System implementation experience is a strong advantage
  • Prior experience of process mapping and workflow improvements