Interim Head of Finance

In-House Finance
£100,000 to £125,000 Per Annum
West End
Contract Type:
Full Time

Karen Hedger

020 3225 6123

Our client a leading business services company is seeking to recruit an Interim Head of Finance for a 4-6 month contract to manage the day to day finance function in Central London.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Overseeing the day-to-day financial and accounting operations of the company
  • Preparation of monthly management accounts pack and associated commentary in a timely manner
  • Managing the development and training of the finance team, providing support where needed
  • Forecasting and managing cash positions across the business
  • The preparation of annual budgets that include Balance Sheet, Profit and Loss, Cash Forecast, various other summaries as required and full supporting schedules.
  • Ensuring robust financial controls, processes and procedures are in place and operating to the highest possible standards
  • Produce monthly statistics, reporting on key performance indicators.
  • Ensure all statutory deadlines and payments are adhered to (VAT, CT, PAYE etc)
  • Liaising directly with external stakeholders and accountants and dealing with any queries
  • VAT returns

As the successful candidate you will:

  • Be a fully qualified accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA or similar)
  • Have previous experience in a financial control role ideally in a SME business.
  • Previous staff supervisory experience
  • Sage experience would be desirable.

Austin Rose is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.