Mike Trollope


Mike Trollope

Director - Finance

A graduate from the University of the West of England with a BA Hons in Property Management and Investment, Mike has worked in financial recruitment for over 6 years. Mike started his career with a Global Finance Recruitment business and joined Cedar in 2015. He is now a Director specialising in the placement of senior interim financial professionals from the newly qualified level through to CFO appointments. Mike is a strong believer of building an extensive network within his market and to better provide consultative advice for anyone he works with. Mike enjoys spending time with his young family and is a keen golfer and a member of a golf club in Surrey where he can be found most weekends.


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

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.