Ruth Sinclair


Ruth Sinclair

Research Associate - Qualified Finance

Management Accoutant

City of London, London

An Interim Management Accountant is required for a leading leisure business based West London. Acting as a senior interim you shall be required to enter a vibrant work place at a busy time of the financial year. The right individual will be required to hit the ground running and assist with all areas of finance from day one. An independent forward thinking individual is a must for this position. Responsibilities: ·Act as the business manager for the relevant Business Units and the Group Finance Director ·Full responsibility of Management reporting ·Assisting with year end ·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 reconciliations ·Recommend actions based on the provision of accurate and timely business analysis, forecasting and management reports i.e. no surprises Key Skills: ·Qualified Accountant ·Attention to detail is essential ·Experience of payroll function management (involving payment to large numbers of staff). ·An ability to communicate and work effectively at all levels, with proven stakeholder management experience;

Interim Group Financial Reporting Manager

Greater London, England

A FTSE 250 Media business is undergoing significant change and transformation projects is currently looking to appoint an Interim Group Finance Manager to take ownership of all areas of group finance for all of their leading business divisions. Responsibilities shall include: ·Day to day management of a global division, including implementing internal controls and ensuring exceptional financial reporting processes. ·Lead and deliver the design and implementation of finance processes to support a more efficient and automated process. ·A key contact for annual audit and responsible for completion of annual statutory accounts. ·Ensure timely reporting for all significant accounting transactions, implementation of relevant accounting standards, preparation of technical accounting memos to support all accounting positions. ·Interact frequently with senior leadership to support on technical accounting implications ·Support to the business and finance team to ensure that the plans for the business are robust, achievable and clearly presented to management. ·Taking ownership of financial control for adhoc projects Skills required: ·Qualified accountant (ACCA or ACA) ·Industry experience favourable but not essential ·Strong technical accounting skills This role suits a real self-starter who is comfortable and experienced with regular interaction with senior stakeholders both internal and external.

German Speaking Interim Project Accountant

Greater London, England

An exciting opportunity for an Interim German speaking Project Accountant to join a global retail business. Working in the business' German office you will be will a key member of a central finance team. ·Preparation of Group results on monthly basis ·Manage the production of monthly balance sheet reconciliations ·Preparation of the Group and subsidiary consolidation and annual statutory accounts ·Ownership of the cash flow management including forecasting ·Undertaking ad hoc financial assignments required for the Group Skills Required: ·Fluent in German ·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 role involves significant amount of travel to the UK and Germany.