• Interim Financial Controller – 6 Month Contract

    Location: Derbyshire Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 + Benefits Position: Contract

    Our Derby based client is looking for an experienced Accountant who is immediately available with excellent analytical ability to work as a Financial Controller in an interim capacity. Initially this will be for a 6-month period but has the capacity to go on longer.

     

    The company is a thriving business in its sector and is continuing its successful acquisition trail. This role offers the chance to report into an entrepreneurial business owner while taking ownership of a small finance team of transactional finance assistants and a Management Accountant.

     

    Ideally you will be a fully qualified accountant with current membership of one of the main accountancy qualifications.

     

    This is not a standard Financial Controller role. Instead of just monthly reporting, it will involve more commercially based project-based work.

     

    Duties will include:

     

    • Analysis of potential acquisitions including applying variables into financial models to assess the viability of the possible acquisition.
    • Helping the business understand the implications of potential growth, including problems or other issues, prior to actual purchase
    • Balance sheet reconciliations
    • Leadership of a small team and responsibility for budgeting, cashflow, monthly management and financial accounting and liaising with external partners (Banks / Legal etc.)

     

    This is a rare role to genuinely be part of a caring, passionate, growing business with great cultural values and integrity with a modern twist!

     

    You will ideally be a professionally qualified accountant ACA, ACCA, CIMA, have excellent attention to detail and previous experience of carrying out due diligence on potential acquisitions. To be successful you will have a positive and a ‘can do’ attitude.

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