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Interim Financial Accounting Controller

Published 12 April 2024
£500.00 - £600.00 per day
Castle Donington, Leicestershire
Job Starts: 12th April 2024
Accountancy & Finance

Job Description


I am delighted to present this incredible long term day rate opportunity with a very high profile global multi-site client based in Castle Donnington. The anticipated duration is 12-18 months, starting ASAP and on a hybrid basis (3 days on site per week - 2 from home). The role has been deemed inside scope for IR35 and therefore they are offering a long term day rate of £500-600 PAYE/Umbrella per day. Alternatively they would consider a salary on their payroll of c£90-100K + benefits.

Prerequisites for the role are ideally a manufacturing/FMCG industry background and fully qualified (ACA, ACCA, CIMA). The role reports to the Group FD and manages a team of 7.

Please do not hesitate to contact me for a conversation or full brief.

Key responsibilities of the role:

  • To ensure the financial accounts of the company are prepared and maintained
  • Lead the Financial Accounting and Treasury, and Tax, Compliance and Payroll teams to prepare required information at the required standard to the required time scales
  • Reviewing, creating and checking that the systems of internal control are operating to safeguard the company's assets
  • Produce period accounts and other reports to requisite standards within specified time constraints
  • Partnering relevant stakeholders to optimise working capital
  • Maintain and review monthly balance sheet reconciliation's to ensure the Balance Sheet reflects a true and fair picture
  • Ensure company compliance with all relevant legislation
  • Ensure insurance information is maintained and claims are processed
  • Review of various contractual obligations to ensure preferred terms for the company
  • Liaison with External and Internal Auditors
  • Oversee preparation of monthly tax accounting and liaison with the Group Tax Manager
  • Recording, and assisting with preparing the annual company budget. Along with measuring these budgets against actual performance
  • Ensuring suitable archiving is done in accordance with legislation
  • Keep the Finance Director informed of any material or fundamental issues that arise or are discovered
  • Actively contribute towards our goal of becoming a great place to work
  • This position has direct accountability for accurate reporting of financial results, preparation and execution of payments to suppliers (once authorised), collection of money from customer, and the payment of employees
  • The position has direct accountability for pulling information from across the business and presenting this in an accurate format which can be the basis for the Board to make decisions
  • The position requires the management and motivation of staff members

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Required Skills

  • Financial Accounting
  • Financial Accountant
  • Year End
  • Technical Accountant
  • ACA
  • CIMA
  • ACCA
  • Financial Controller
  • FC
  • East Midlands
  • Derbyshire
  • Leicestershire
  • Nottinghamshire

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