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 Financial Controller
This niche investment bank are a growing name across the international markets, with an enviable deal pipeline and impressive run rate. This continued growth has created the new role of Financial Controller. Reporting to the CFO, the role includes: Ownership of the monthly management reporting Management and review of the financial accounting packs Preparation and review of regulatory reporting for the small number of local and oversea entities Working closely with non-finance business stakeholders to ensure accurate information flow, forecasts are accurate and timely Budgeting and planning Point of contact for Audit queries and requests and additional service providers Analytical review of VAT returns, tax returns, EEC sales lists etc As a qualified accountant, you will have experience of delivering best practice financial controls and reporting standards across a financial services environment. Familiar with regulatory reporting, consolidating foreign currencies and partnering non-finance stakeholders, you will have the agility and emotional awareness to excel within hands-on SME environment. This is a high profile role within a successful and highly profitable success story.