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Group Financial Controller

London, England

Leading independent global Media agency Group Financial Controller C£90,000 Central London This international, privately owned media agency has grown at a phenomenal rate, rapidly expanding into new territories and able to demonstrate a client portfolio of global power brands. It is now seeking a charismatic finance professional to take ownership for Group finance, creating an accounting environment that reflects the impressive forecast growth. This high profile role includes: Establish a global consolidation mechanism Accounting advice around new market launches Prepare and present Group wide financial performance materials for the Board Create the accounting policies document Drive the budgeting and reforecasting process Point of contact for external audit advisors Overhaul weekly flash reports Create a holistic view of group performance Drive improved clarity across client P&Ls Improve financial understanding across commercial heads Ad hoc analysis and project work for the CFO and CEO You will be a qualified accountant with a demonstrable track record of creating and/or enhancing the financial reporting environment across an organisation with several international entities. With a blend of experience across technical accounting, consolidation, report writing, Board level presentations and ideally, group level FP&A, you will know what best practice looks like and have the strength of personality to execute it. With immediate and obvious gravitas, energy and an innate desire to get stuck in, you will have a track record of thriving in an environment than operates at pace, is constantly changing, is experiencing growing pains and needs firm financial leadership. Experience of the Media sector is not essential however, strong excel skills, stakeholder management, a high degree of emotional intelligence and the ability to translate finance for the business are an absolute must. This is a high profile role that will give you the opportunity to quickly make an enormous impression across the entire business.

Financial Controller - Business Partner to SLT

London, England

Leading independent Media agency Financial Controller - business partner to SLT C£90,000 Central London This international, privately owned media agency has grown at a phenomenal rate, rapidly expanding into new territories and able to demonstrate a client portfolio of global power brands. It is now seeking a charismatic finance professional to partner the UK management team. Managing a team, the role includes: Business partnering the UK commercial heads and senior leadership team Will drive business performance Client performance analysis Set KPIs Educate the business heads on commercial finance Create and review business cases Prepare budgets, forecasts, 3-year plans and Board presentations on UK business performance and future state Ad Hoc analysis & project work for the CFO and CEO You will be a qualified accountant with a demonstrable track record of quickly getting under the skin of the business to understand and influence the commercial drivers. With immediate and obvious gravitas, energy and an innate desire to get stuck in, you will have a track record of thriving in an environment than operates at pace, is constantly changing, is experiencing growing pains and needs firm financial leadership. Experience of the Media sector is not essential however, strong excel skills, stakeholder management, a high degree of commercial savvy and the ability to translate finance for the business are an absolute must. This is a high profile, business partnering role that will give you the opportunity to quickly make an enormous impression across the entire business.

Interim CFO

City of London, London

The Opportunity Cedar Private Equity are working with the CEO of a Mid-Cap Private Equity backed Marketing business to recruit an interim CFO (With an option to become permanent). The company is looking for an experienced Private Equity CFO to help streamline finance processes before preparing the £20mn T/O business for sale. The Role As the Interim CFO of a Private Equity backed business you will be looking to bring in best practice in terms of processes, controls and systems in preparation for an Exit. Initially you will be improving the finance function with a focus of building credit control and streamlining invoicing. The role will be focused around business partnering with the CEO and PE house and challenging them on the strategic position of the business. The £15mn T/O currently have £1mn of outstanding invoices to be chased. The Requirements Available at short notice Qualified Accountant Experience within the Marketing / Media sector (Or Similar) Worked within a private equity backed business at a senior finance level Strong influencer of people Experience of going through the sale/exit process Position: Interim CFO - (Potential for Permanent CFO) Location: City of London Start Date: ASAP Salary: £750 to £1000/Day (Negotiable dependent on experience)

UK Senior Finance Manager

London, England

A market leading Luxury Retail brand in London is seeking to appoint a UK Senior Finance Manager. The Senior Finance Manager must be seeking an upward trajectory role, with a strong desire to secure the Financial Controller position. They must be ambitious… Key responsibilities will include: ·Oversight of all financial reporting for the 2 UK operating entities; your role will be to review all final month end numbers ·Management, leadership and development of a small outsourced finance team ·Deliver UK divisional financial insight to non-finance entities ·Deliver value adding and informative internal management reporting by entity to Senior Executive Management and Board ·Support ongoing process improvement and drive efficiencies around month end reporting ·Project manage systems improvements and upgrades Your background: ·Qualified Accountant (ACA/CA or equivalent) with a proven track record in a financial reporting based role. ·Ideally this will have been gained in a large global multinational business ·Knowledge of financial accounting standards, best practice controls and their practical application. ·The ability to build strong working relationships with global colleagues. ·Pro-active behaviour that demonstrates initiative

Group Financial Reporting Manager

London, England

A marketing leading FTSE services business is actively seeking to appoint a Group Reporting Manager to lead a multi-entity consolidation, based in London. Key responsibilities include: ·Managing the consolidation and delivering the Annual Report, Interim Reporting and Press Release ·Ensuring accurate reporting for complex areas such as M&A, restructuring, treasury, pension, shares schemes ·Delivering monthly Board reporting including providing management commentary and key metrics ·Identifying and implementing process improvement and changes required by ERP updates / new standards such as IFRS 16 ·Managing and developing a team ·Working closely with various Group stakeholders including tax, treasury, commercial accounting, management accounting, company secretarial and systems Desirable skills include: ·ACA/ACCA Qualified ·PLC group consolidation audit experience ·Minimum of 2 years PQE ·Practice experience (past or present) essential

Group FP&A Manager

London, England

Group FP&A Manager £75,000 + benefits FTSE250 market leader Central London This FTSE250 market leader has experienced consistent and positive change over the last few years and continues to invest significant funds into external growth and internal improvements. The Group FP&A team is a well-respected, high calibre unit that plays a pivotal role in guiding local and regional performance, driving insight and understanding across multiple cross functional leaderships teams. The role includes: Working across the Group functions and with significant interaction with divisional senior management Development of the 3 year strategic plan, annual budget process and regular forecasting Manipulation of financial models to analyse business performance across territories, making recommendations where appropriate Balance sheet reviews and deep dive of group wide performance Ensuring group wide adherence to internal controls framework Preparation of insightful monthly reporting for the Board Scenario modelling and what-if analysis Supporting M&A activity Regular ad-hoc project involvement As a qualified accountant (ideally Big 4 trained) with good analytical and audit experience, you will have first class communication skills, a thirst to get under the skin of the business to understand performance and a track record of successfully influencing senior management. Strong modelling and technical accounting skills are critical as are high levels of emotional intelligence, ambition and an innately commercial mindset. This role is a critical link between Group Exec and divisional performance and has a proven track record of leading to divisional senior leadership opportunities. This opportunity would ideally suit an experienced, Big 4 trained CA looking for their first move out of industry.

Group Project Accountant (Media)

City of London, London

A Media business in the heart of London is hiring for a Group Project Accountant to cover a high-profile role with influence across the business. This hybrid Project Accountant role will give you exposure across the group, gaining both financial and analysis skills. Success in this role will progress into a Senior Finance Analyst position, which in turn has been a stepping stone in the past to Regional Finance Director for high performers. If you are looking to move into industry, or are unsatisfied with the progression in your role, then this is a real opportunity to fast track your career. Responsibilities: Responsible for leading the implementation of new accounting standards for the group; Assisting the Group Financial Accountant with legal entity consolidation work; Own the group's financial procedures manual in compliance with US GAAP; Financial Modelling for potential acquisitions and subsequent due diligence; Financial accounting integration work for any newly acquired businesses; Research into US GAAP/IFRS areas relating to the group's activities; Review of the group's Sarbanes Oxley compliance database; Ad hoc detailed analysis and research projects for the CFO; Periodic control reviews and investigations at operating businesses (about twice a year). The Project Accountant role would suit a qualified ACA with good financial reporting and controls knowledge with exposure to large businesses, someone with credibility to influence senior stakeholders, and who has strong Excel and analysis skills. Skills required for this role: ACA/ACCA/CPA qualification gained in an accountancy practice Strong Financial Reporting knowledge of IFRS; US GAAP would be an advantage Able to influence senior stakeholders in the business Comfortable working in a large dynamic Media business Strong Excel and analysis skills Knowledge of US GAAP or Sarbanes Oxley would be an advantage

Head of Finance - Madrid

Madrid, Spain

Head of Finance - partnering Country General Manager Madrid, Spain Rapidly growing, entrepreneurial Retail/Technology business Circa €100,000 + benefits This incredibly fast growing and exciting brand has taken the market by storm, establishing operations from scratch across Europe, partly through the hiring of impressively talented and hungry individuals. There is now a newly created requirement for a senior finance professional to join the management team of the Spanish business, based in Madrid to own finance for the country operations. This high profile role includes: Finance Business Partner to the Country General Manager and local Exec team Supporting Sales & Marketing teams with various projects including product launches, marketing campaigns, trade terms etc All round support including modelling, analysis, ROI insights and reporting Development of financial performance metrics Implementation of robust financial controls Manage the outsourced transactional accounting relationship You will be a hands-on, experienced accountant with experience working within a fast moving Consumer focused or Technology company. Fluent in both English and Spanish, you will have an impressive blend of both financial control and commercial finance knowledge, have demonstrably high levels of emotional intelligence and the ability to excel within a dynamic, hands-on and rapidly growing environment.

Head of Finance - Milan, Italy

Italy, Italy

Head of Finance - partnering Country General Manager Milan, Italy Rapidly growing, entrepreneurial Retail/Technology business Circa €100,000 + benefits This incredibly fast growing and exciting brand has taken the market by storm, establishing operations from scratch across Europe, partly through the hiring of impressively talented and hungry individuals. There is now a newly created requirement for a senior finance professional to join the management team of the Italian business, based in Milan to own finance for the country operations. This high profile role includes: Finance Business Partner to the Country General Manager and local Exec team Supporting Sales & Marketing teams with various projects including product launches, marketing campaigns, trade terms etc Commercial support including modelling, analysis, ROI insights and reporting Development of financial performance metrics Implementation of robust financial controls Manage the outsourced transactional accounting relationship You will be a hands-on, experienced accountant with experience working within a fast moving Consumer or Technology company. Fluent in both English and Italian, you will have an impressive blend of both financial control and commercial finance knowledge, have demonstrably high levels of emotional intelligence and the ability to excel within a dynamic, hands-on and rapidly growing environment.

Interim Year End Accountant

London, England

An Interim Year End Accountant is required for a nationally recognised facilities management company that operates across multiple international territories, based in central London. The role will involve helping with year end and producing accounting policies. Key responsibilities include: ·Interim and year end reporting (disclosure packs, notes, document reviews) ·Cash Flow & Capital forecasting and reporting ·Deliver standardised reporting ·Create and manage consolidation templates ·Ongoing periodic governance process ·Monitor KPIs on process adherence and performance (e.g. on time submissions) ·Build strong relationships with business unit contacts to deliver robust and accurate performance reporting ·Producing accounting policies and manuals for non financial stakeholders Candidates will have strong reporting and group consolidations experience, ideally gained within a consumer or retail focussed organisation. You will have strong analytical ability and the personal skills to liaise with senior stakeholders across the business

FP&A Manager

London, England

An exciting opportunity has arisen to work for a rapidly growing Hotel Group based in South West London. The FP&A Manager reports directly into the Finance Director and is responsible for producing all Financial Reporting packs at Group level. Responsibilities include: ·The production and running of end to end of monthly reports. ·Creation and analysis of benchmarking reports, margin analysis & operating models. ·Collation of commentary and preparation of regular presentations to internal and external stakeholders ·Complex analysis in order to improve forecast accuracy across the hotel portfolio Key criteria: ·Fully qualified- ACA/ACCA/CIMA ·Competent in the use of Microsoft Excel and other reporting and consolidation tools. ·Strong commercial understanding and business partnering skills with both senior stakeholders and non-Finance staff. ·Experience of working in Group Finance within a similar Industry Please apply online immediately to avoid disappointment.

Finance analyst

City of London, London

Our client are an instantly recognisable retail business looking to appoint a finance analyst for a period of 12 months (Fixed Term). This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is looking to be part of a trusted network. Key responsibilities: ·Engage and provide detailed support to the budgeting and forecasting processes ·Gather information for the wider business to influence business decisions ·Develop and maintain business cases and inform strategic decisions ·Managing and developing strong models for Capex and Opex reporting ·Work closely with the modelling team to highlight costs and benefits ·Engage in an ad-hoc project work ·Challenge stakeholders on key business decisions Key requirements: ·Qualified accountant (ACA,ACCA,CIMA) ·Proficient in excel ·Costing experience ·SAP experience is highly desirable ·Strong interpersonal skills ·Strong Technical accounting knowledge is also desirable This role will suit a self-starter who has the ability to challenge finance and non-finance stakeholders. You will have excellent presentation skills and be able to influence key business decisions.

Interim Global Financial Accountant

City of London, London

Cedar are currently recruiting for an Interim Global Financial Accountant for a 15month FTC at a global private healthcare business based in central London. The successful candidate will be a 'hands on' focused qualified accountant with extensive reporting exposure of the balance sheet and profit & loss accounts. The reporting will be mostly for the UK but with some involving foreign entities. Job Title: Global Financial Accountant Department: Finance Job Holder: Maternity Cover contract Location: Marylebone Reports to: Financial Controller Job Purpose To provide key financial and management accounting support to the Financial Controller. Primarily to maintain a full suite of multi-entity accounting records, and support the timely production of management and other financial reporting. To maintain key balance sheet reconciliations and other regular accounting duties and reporting as required. This role works alongside two other Financial Accountants and the job description and tasks are shared as this is a varied role where all elements of financial accounting and controlling are conducted for the UK entities and other Group entities based in Luxembourg, Hong Kong, Germany and Bermuda. Further opportunities are on the horizon for expansion into other markets where financial accounting tasks will need to be taken care of too. Principal Accountabilities ▪Assist in timely and accurate preparation of monthly statutory accounts, and other financial reporting, both internal, external and for Group reporting as required. ▪Prepare inputs to Group consolidation reporting, liaising with all other group company finance teams as necessary. ▪Key role in assisting with the annual statutory external audit, liaising with auditors to meet reporting obligations. ▪Carry out key general accounting duties, and day-to-day accounting tasks and ensure financial ledgers are kept up to date and all balance sheet accounts are reconciled monthly. Timely preparation and processing of month end Journals and other month-end accounting needs. ▪Assist in detailed accrual and prepayment accounting. ▪Preparation of key balance sheet reconciliations on a timely basis i.e. debtors, creditors, and other control accounts as required. ▪Responsible for ensuring various expense recharges and allocations are carried out and appropriate control accounts are reconciled monthly within the stipulated time limits. ▪Reconcile intercompany accounts and ensure matrix of spend is analysed and reported on quarterly. ▪Preparation of company's cash flow forecasts, working with credit control on reviewing debtors, customer overdues and terms, as well as an oversight of accounts payable terms and payments needed. ▪Ensure the bank reconciliations are carried out with no open items older than 60 days. ▪Preparations of quarterly VAT returns, EC sales lists, monthly Intrastat reports. Ad hoc national statistics reporting. ▪ Reviewing and co-signing payment runs, patient reimbursements, internal cash transfers etc and ensure that all the checks and reconciliations are carried out to ensure full compliance with internal control procedures. ▪ Prepare corporation tax schedules and provisions for the annual audit and year-end requirements. ▪ Initial improvement of accounting and patient admin system, NetSuite and Lumeon, followed by continues improvement initiatives of system processes, procedures and controls for efficiency improvements where appropriate. ▪ An element of system admin work to be carried out. ▪ General ad hoc financial accounting tasks and duties as required. Knowledge and Experience Key attributes: Drive and self-motivation, the ability to get on with tasks at hand without supervision. A team player, necessary in a small to medium sized Company environment. Effective communication skills, and the ability to work well with others at all levels, including senior management. The ability to work to tight timescales and deadlines. Strong eye for accuracy and attention to detail. Positive attitude, engaging personality, with desire to learn and grow personally and professionally in a growing SME environment. Experience/skills Required: Fully qualified accountant (ACA or ACCA), with at least 3 years post qualified experience working in a finance team. UK VAT and tax experience. Sound technical accounting skills and knowledge of accounting practices and standard. Experience of working in an FMCG environment is preferable, or an industry with tangible stocks. Experience of working in a small finance team, therefore able to apply a hands-on approach to getting involved in all aspects of financial accounting. MS Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word is essential with intermediate level a necessity. Multi-system experience would be preferable and NetSuite experience advantageous.

Interim Management Accountant

Watford, Hertfordshire

A Commercial Management accountant is required for the consumer division of a FTSE 100 organisation. Acting as a Business Manager you will provide the Finance Director with a high quality finance service to effectively support key business decisions. Reporting into the Head of Business Planning and Analysis your key responsibilities will include: ·Responsibility for the financial planning, forecasting, control and reporting of the business ·Take full responsibility for maintaining the company's management accounts ·Carrying out balance sheet reconcilations ·Recommend actions based on the provision of accurate and timely business analysis, forecasting and management reports i.e. no surprises ·Provide commercial support and analysis around new products and services The successful candidate with be a Qualified Accountant ideally with business partnering and month end reporting experience. You will be excellent interpersonally with the capability to build a strong working relationship with the Commercial Director.

Senior Finance Business Partner (CTO)

London, England

A FTSE 100 market leading Engineering based in London is actively seeking to appoint a Senior Finance Business Partner to deliver robust commercial and strategic analysis to their fastest growing division (R&D). Main Responsibilities: ·Business partnering the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) in working with senior R&D Business Unit stakeholders and other relevant stakeholders with preparation of New Business Cases ·Develop robust financial models to enhance performance reporting ·Undertake strategic analysis of business performance and key cost drivers helping management make informed decisions on future ventures ·Assisting the CTO in the preparation of quarterly trade review presentations. ·Act as 'de facto' Finance Director for the Technology function Key Desirables: ·Qualified Accountant (CIMA/ACCA/ACA) ·FP&A or Commercial Business Partnering experience ·Exposure to a complex FTSE 100 environment ·R&D partnering experience preferred

Financial Controller

West London, London

Divisional Financial Controller West London C£90,000 Media Sector This highly profitable, medium sized, international Media business is seeking a charismatic Financial Controller. Leading a team of qualified and part qualified accountants, with end to end finance ownership and reporting to the Divisional CFO, the role includes: Integral member of the divisional senior leadership team, owning the delivery of financial reporting and control Overseeing the delivery of regular management reporting, insightful analysis, budgeting & forecasting Provision of decision support to enhance the operational management of the business Partnering commercial senior stakeholders, providing commercial insight for the division Ownership of balance sheet and cash flow Leading and coaching a talented team of finance professionals Key point for contact for the business unit for External and Internal Audits. Key point of contact for Group Finance including day to day deliverables, reporting and their preparation of statutory accounts and tax submissions. You will be a qualified accountant with experience of leading and developing a team, building strong cross-functional relationships and ensuring right first time reporting. With high levels of emotional intelligence and impressive communication skills, you will also have experience of owning the financial control environment and have a demonstrable background of functional and team improvement. This is a high profile Financial Control, offering genuine ownership and autonomy.

Chief Financial Officer

City of London, London

The Opportunity Cedar are working with a mid-cap private equity house to recruit an Interim and Permanent CFO at a recently acquired London based Mortgage Brokerage. The brokerage have a £9mn T/O and £3mn Ebitda. They are ultimately looking for a permanent CFO with potential for CEO responsibilities or even promotion to CEO on a permanent basis. The successful CFO will have good regulatory experience and experience of streamlining and growing finance functions. As well as sitting at board level to help drive the business strategically. The Requirements ·CFA Qualified ·Experience as a CFO or senior finance level within a Mortgage Brokerage environment ·Strong influencer of people ·Hard worker ·Good regulatory experience The Role Chief Financial Officer (Interim to Permanent) Salary - Our client is open to salary / equity discussions with the aim of finding the best person for the role. Location - City of London Availability - The requirement is immediate but will wait for successful candidates notice period

Senior Financial Analyst

London, England

Senior Financial Analyst - Central London A global brand and success story within the world of entrepreneurial technology firms. This multi-award winning, international business provides well known, cutting edge products that are used by millions of people around the world and has seen record year-on-year revenue and profit growth over the past five years. To help facilitate this continued growth, the business is now seeking to recruit a commercially orientated Senior Financial Analyst in their central London office. Reporting to the regional Finance Director and partnering the Sales and Marketing teams the role includes: Drive planning and forecasting activities for Sales and Marketing teams, while interfacing closely with business partners and central FP&A team Develop and create key financial models Establish operating mechanisms and reporting that ensure management teams understand business position against operating and financial objectives Develop key management reports especially business KPIs to ensure data accuracy Create and deliver presentations for financial and business reviews that provide impactful insights to drive business performance Partner business teams and proactively identify important opportunities and drive change/decisions through credible relationship building Drive process improvements and lay the foundation for scalable processes that will scale with global growth Person specifications: As a qualified accountant with demonstrable commercial finance experience, specifically partnering non-finance stakeholders, you will exude a confident and engaging communication style. You will be a master at presenting complex analytics to senior stakeholders, having worked within a data heavy and/or technology sector related company, applying business experience to influence thinking of senior management. You will also need advanced Financial Modelling and strong PowerPoint skills, as well as large financial systems experience. Benefits: This is a fast-paced and rewarding environment, with a fantastic culture and unrivalled employee benefits and financial rewards, awarded several times for best places to work for.

Group FP&A Manager

London, England

Group FP&A Manager Business Services market leader Central London This Business Services market leader has experienced consistent and positive change over the last few years and continues to invest significant funds into external growth and internal improvements. The Group FP&A team is a well-respected, high calibre unit that plays a pivotal role in guiding local and regional performance, driving insight and understanding across multiple cross functional leaderships teams. The role includes: Working across the Group functions and with significant interaction with divisional senior management Development of the 3 year strategic plan, annual budget process and regular forecasting Manipulation of financial models to analyse business performance across territories, making recommendations where appropriate Preparation of insightful monthly reporting for the Board Scenario modelling and what-if analysis Supporting M&A activity Regular ad-hoc project involvement As a qualified accountant (ideally Big 4 trained) with in-depth analytical experience, you will have first class communication skills, a thirst to get under the skin of the business to understand performance and a track record of successfully influencing senior management. Excellent modelling skills are critical as are high levels of emotional intelligence, ambition and an innately commercial mindset. This role is a critical link between Group Exec and divisional performance and has a proven track record of leading to divisional senior leadership opportunities.

Senior Group Finance Systems Manager

London, England

Senior Group Finance Systems Manager Technology sector - multi $bn revenues Central London This Technology sector leader has experienced consistent and positive change over the last few years and continues to invest significant funds into external growth and internal improvements. Part of this ongoing investment includes IT improvements which will facilitate improved business performance and transparency. Working across the Group functions and with significant interaction with divisional senior management, this new role has been created to the high profile link between Group finance and IT. As a qualified accountant with a deep understanding of technical accounting, control frameworks and ideally an awareness of SOX, you will also have the ability to translate IT into finance and vice versa. A prerequisite for this influential, high profile and change leadership role, you will have demonstrably impressive communication skills and the potential to move through further career developing levels. Flexible as to whether still within Practice or out in Industry.

Financial Controller

London, England

A prestigious British Institution with a Royal Charter and a rich history is seeking to appoint a Financial Controller to oversee an expanding operation and a wealth of assets. The role is based at the organisation's salubrious City of London site. Key responsibilities include: ·Responsible for the production of timely and accurate monthly management accounts for the UK entity including P&L, balance sheet and cash flow ·Provide insight into the movements in the P&L and balance sheet versus prior periods and budget ·Manage a substantial number of investments and deliver results to the Investment Committee ·Coordinate the property asset allocations, lease agreements and development of assets ·Prepare cash books on a monthly basis ·Manage completion of the year-end statutory accounts and actively participate in the annual audit ·Act as the key business partner to the Executive Board ·Continually improve all the financial operations, including payroll and pensions processing Desirable skills include: ·Qualified Accountant ·Experience of leading a finance function

Interim Financial Controller

London, England

An internationally recognised property business require an Interim Financial Controller for their Head Office in Central London. Working alongside the CFO this is a great opportunity to take ownership of a finance function in a reputable and exciting business. Responsibilities will include ·Oversee and review monthly company P&Ls and Balance Sheet ·Oversee and review full year budgets and revised forecasts ·Report on variance analysis ·Communicate variances to senior management and provide course of action if required ·Authorisation of operating expenditure invoices ·Review monthly balance sheet position to ensure any misstatements are identified and resolved in a timely manner ·Review and finalise statutory audit evidence files and assist external auditors to ensure statutory audits are completed to a high standard and within deadlines ·Corporation Tax Computation ·Review statutory reporting requirements ·Production of ad-hoc management information as required ·Manage of team of staff to achieve department objectives ·Review UK and European VAT Reporting You will be a qualified accountant with a strong technical accounting skill set. You will have team management experience and the gravitas

Project Accountant

London, England

Senior Accountant Central London Contract 3-6 Months Charity/Not for Profit Organisation The Opportunity: I have an opportunity for a Senior Accountant to join an organisation during a period of positive transition. The organisation have identified areas of improvement from a process and production perspective within the finance function and are committed to procuring resources, such as this interim role, to complete a number of projects. You will be reporting to a passionate and dynamic Finance Director and be tasked with leaving the legacy of a robust finance team. The Role: ·Development of core financial policies and procedures ·Development of policies and procedures in relation to faculty events (income and expenditure) ·Development of policies and procedure for the contracting of contractors/workers/employees (faculties and HQ) as appropriate ·Draft recommendations for required structure of finance team going forward The Requirements: ·Background in finance or accountancy with a proven track record at Managerial level. ·Qualified (essential) ·Experience from within the Charitable/Not for Profit sector (desirable) ·Must be available within 2 weeks

Divisional Finance Director

Staffordshire, England

Our client is a dynamic and well-known international leisure business that has achieved great success to date. As a market leader, the business has an exciting strategic vision and ambitious growth plans. To facilitate and support this continued expansion, our client is recruiting a Divisional Finance Director for one of its key business units based in the Midlands. As an integral member of the senior management team you will work closely with the Divisional Managing Director and Group Finance Director, to support the growth of the business. Key responsibilities will include: Functioning as a business partner to the Divisional Managing Director, developing and implementing the strategic direction, providing a clear vision of short-term and longer-term goals Providing leadership with strong financial support, analysis and commercial challenge for all decision making on a broad range of finance, commercial and operational matters Analysing new and existing business initiatives, challenging assumptions and highlighting any risks and opportunities in order to maximise growth and profitability Taking ownership of the production of high quality financial accounts and reports for both monthly internal management and statutory purposes Full accountability for ensuring robust corporate governance and compliance with all regulatory requirements - maintaining tight controls, driving continuous improvements, best practice and efficiencies Leading, developing and mentoring a finance team The successful candidate will be a 'hands on', technically strong and commercially astute senior finance professional, with significant operational exposure in a broad finance leadership capacity. You will be comfortable dealing with the complexity of multiple revenue streams. Prior management experience is essential. A confident self-starter, you will have exceptional interpersonal skills with the ability to develop and build strong relationships across all levels. You will have the emotional intelligence, credibility and gravitas to challenge current thinking and influence in a positive and constructive manner. With demonstrable drive, enthusiasm and proactivity, you will thrive in a change-oriented and fast-paced environment.

Interim Global Financial Accountant

City of London, London

Cedar are currently recruiting for an Interim Financial Controller for a 1 year FTC at a global private healthcare business based in central London. The successful candidate will be a 'hands on' focused qualified accountant with extensive reporting exposure of the balance sheet and profit & loss accounts. The reporting will be mostly for the UK but with some involving foreign entities. The Role Title - Interim UK Financial Controller Length - 1 Year Salary - Circa £75,000 + 10% Bonus (On a Fixed Term Contract) (Client's preference is on FTC but will consider Day Rate for the right person) Start Date - ASAP Requirements ·Available at short notice (Maximum 2 Week's Notice Period) ·Qualified Accountant ·Strong balance sheet technical knowledge (Debit & Credits, Double Entry etc) ·Strong Excel knowledge (Pivot Tables, VLookups etc) Preferable but not a Necessity ·Netsuite Experience (Or similar, eg. Oracle, Quickbooks etc ·Experience in Tax accounting

Interim Head of FP&A

London, England

A fast paced consumer technology start up is looking for an Interim Head of FP&A to come on board and assist during an incredible exciting growth phase, based in London, £500-£650 per day (dependent on experience). The successful candidate will join the business in a state of constant change to set up the FP&A function. This includes the everything to the budget cycle through to the implementation & standardisation of processes. Additionally, supporting senior stakeholders to understand the business requirements is key. Candidate requirements: ·Qualified accountant ·Significant FP&A experience ·Demonstrable experience of creating/implementing FP&A processes ·Proven track record of supporting senior stakeholders ·Advanced Excel skills ·Must have working in an SME/start-up working environment ·Consumer/Technology sector experience would be beneficial ·Able to hit the ground running ·Be hands-on in a fast paced and constantly changing environment ·Problem solving mentality The ideal candidate will be available to start on October 1st.