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Finance Manager

Posted 20 days ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Josef Aiston
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  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 22 November 2023
  • Job Ref: JO0000013678_1700239991

Cedar is currently partnered with private-equity backed agritech business to secure an Interim Finance Manager. The role is a 3-6 month contract, paying a day rate between £475-525 per day.

The Company

This rapidly growing private equity-backed agritech business based in London, is a leader in innovation, creating sustainable, agricultural products. Their commitment to quality and collaboration with growers ensures environmentally friendly solutions. They offer diverse, unique produce options for healthy, surprising experiences, shaping a sustainable future for all.

The Role

The goal is to support Group Finance by providing technical accounting expertise (IFRS) and overseeing audits for a UK-based multinational group. Responsibilities include:

  • Coordinating and facilitating international and local audits covering statutory and proforma aspects.
  • Offering guidance on IFRS, implementing new policies, and assessing future IFRS impacts.
  • Creating comprehensive accounting and audit documentation, including manuals and risk assessments.
  • Managing monthly and annual reporting schedules aligned with global finance teams.
  • Providing periodic support for tax and compliance reporting.
  • Assisting in financial management and analysis as needed.

Your Profile

The ideal Finance Manager will Ideally have:

  • A formal accountancy qualification (e.g. ACA/CIMA/CA).
  • Previous experience in management accounting preparation.
  • An ability to collaborate with diverse personalities and effectively explain finance to non-finance teams.
  • Strong analysis skills, delivering valuable insights into performance variations.

The rate of £475-525 per day represents fair compensation or a reasonable increase from your prior salary or day rate.

Compensation & Benefits

The recent group formation, resulting from corporate restructuring and business integration, offers an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to shape this dynamic international entity.

In addition to the £475-525 per day rate, this Interim Finance Manager role presents the chance to join a rapidly expanding business, interacting with top industry experts in their field.

The company adopts a forward-thinking, innovative approach and operates from a conveniently located Central London office accessible via multiple transport options. Typically, office attendance is around 2-3 times per week.

It fosters a highly collaborative, supportive environment that recognises and rewards success.