Finance Buinsess partner
A multi billion pound FMCG is looking for an interim finance business partner with the potential to go permanent to join their finance team on a 6 to 12 month contract. Key requirements: ·Fully qualified accountant (ACCA or ACA or CIMA) ·Experience in retail or FMCG ·Revenue recognition ·Experience with sales/margins ·IFRS 16 or ASC 1606 ·Experience with managing a team Key Accountabilities: ·Responsible for the monthly financial reporting of the Divisions in accordance with the Group timetable ·Provide monthly management information to budget holders and Senior Mgt that is timely, informative and insightful ·Own the financial results of the division taking actions to ensure targets are hit ·Work with the business to prepare robust budgets, forecasts and strategic plans on a monthly, qtrly and annual basis as appropriate and in accordance with the Group timetable ·Provide commercially orientated financial support to budget holders and senior management to help inform their decision making ·Assist the departments with the preparation of Spend and Deal papers to gain approval for proposed investments ·Challenge the business to ensure all funds are invested in-line with strategic plan and to maximise the return on investment ·Ensure strong financial controls are upheld across the division. Identify risk areas and implement controls and reporting to mitigate ·Prepare adhoc financial reporting and analysis in response to requests from the business and Group Finance including contributions to Board papers ·Provide support to the internal and external audit processes including funding bodies as appropriate
Interim Project Accountant
Greater London, England
My client, a leading multi-disciplinary consultancy business are looking to bring on a project accountant during a crucial time. As a rapidly growing business, they have enjoyed YOY working on multiple projects worldwide. Reporting into the group financial controller, you will be responsible for the following: Key responsibilities: ·Setting up and overseeing new projects ·Ownership for job costing ·Providing job costing training and relevant finance systems training ·Prepare the management accounts ·Run key account holder meetings ·Monitor all staff expenses and timesheets ·Assisting the WIP and profit recognition ·Oversee the invoice process ·Company reonciliations ·Manage 2 finance assistants Key requirements: ·Relevant qualification- ACA, ACCA or CIMA ·Significant project accounting experience is essential ·Sun System is essential ·Team management experience ·Strong systems experience ·'hands on' accounting experience This opportunity will suit an individual who has had previous experience in a project accountant role. You will adopt a 'hands on' approach and will be a key influencer supporting and managing key business decisions.
West London, London
Cedar are delighted to introduce an exciting opportunity for an Interim Financial Accountant to join an global services organisation which believes in staff development and progression. Working in the business' head office in West London you will be will a key member of a central finance team. Responsibilities: ·Preparing journal entries and accruals ·P&L Variance analysis ·Expense reporting and analysis and explaining results to non-financial stakeholders ·Reconciling accounts ·Identifying and implementing process improvements ·Adhoc tasks around Fixed Assets/ Capital Expenditures Skills Required: ·Accounting Qualification (ACA,ACCA,CIMA) ·Experience in Audit or Financial Accounting ·Strong technical finance knowledge ·Experience on working collaboratively in a team ·Advanced excel skills This is an exciting opportunity for a self-motivated and driven individual to maximise on an opportunity to bring value to a progressive business that invests into staff. To be considered for this position you must have experience in either an audit or financial accounting function.
My client, a leading professional services business are looking to bring on a project accountant during a crucial time. As a rapidly growing business, they have enjoyed YOY working on multiple projects worldwide. Reporting into the senior finance manager, you will be responsible for the following: Key responsibilities: ·Setting up and overseeing new projects ·Ownership for job costing ·Initial risk management review (contracts, governance) ·Monitoring & realignment of financial controls ·Weekly & monthly project reporting including stakeholder reporting ·Costs incurred reviews and costs to complete forecasting ·Attending stakeholder meetings (internal & external) ·Support working capital management of projects (book to bill) ·Involvement in systems implementation project ·Other ad-hoc transformation tasks Key requirements: ·Relevant qualification- ACA, ACCA or CIMA ·Significant project accounting experience is essential ·Engineering or construction business is beneficial ·Team management experience ·Strong systems experience ·'hands on' accounting experience This opportunity will suit an individual who has had previous experience in a project accountant role. You will adopt a 'hands on' approach and will be a key influencer supporting and managing key business decisions.
Interim Finance Director- SME
Interim Finance Director- SME- £10 million turnover Media Sector Central London Rapidly expanding SME Media business with an established international presence is seeking a charismatic Finance Director. Reporting to the Founder and working closely with the Exec team you will: Create meaningful & value-add management reporting, creating insight and clarity across the business including understanding of performance by client Improve financial controls and reporting Automate the processes where relevant Create transparent lines of communication across territories including flow of relevant and accurate financial information Coach the team, enabling the individuals to achieve best possible delivery outputs Own end-to-end finance, enabling the Exec to grow the business both locally and overseas Help prepare the business for a future transaction To excel in this fast moving and dynamic environment you will need to be qualified accountant with a broad understanding of both technical accounting process and commercial finance. Having delivered tangible success in a SME environment, you will demonstrate the gravitas and communication skills to partner an Exec team, influencing a variety of personality types and business functions. Knowledge of international territories is a must, as is a hands on approach to a classic SME environment
Group Financial Controller
West London, London
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a well known brand, as a Group Financial Controller based in West London. ·Manage the head office accounting and Group reporting functions and provide a clear point of excellence for the divisional finance teams as well as working closely with the CFO and other stakeholders ·Ensuring completion, presentation and analysis of the monthly management accounts and executive reports, half and full year statutory reporting and the business plan, budget and forecasts. ·Develop reporting and management information across the group, including identifying and delivering process improvements. Build relationships with the wider business to act as a key interface between Group finance and the business. ·Act as key stakeholder for head office ·Manage regional controllers across the globe ·Treasury - you will need to take ownership and develop the Treasury strategy ·Will need to implement all necessary processes to meet tax obligations across the group Key Skills: ·Fully qualified Accountant ·Ability to communicate positively and effectively with people at all levels