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Interim Finance Director

  • Location: Sheffield
  • Salary: £550 - £700 per day + Salary Per Day/Equivalent
  • Job Type:Interim

Posted 7 months ago

Sharp Consultancy have been retained in the search for a new Interim Finance Director.

Our client is a well-established specialist operating within a competitive and highly profitable industry.

Offering a market leading range of products built from a traditional manufacturing process but developed using modern market leading production processes, this is a very exciting period for the business as they now began a massive period of growth borne from investment and previous years strong performances.

As part of that growth and the necessary restructure to enable such growth, a new FD on an interim basis is imperative to bridge the gap between board and finance, as well as supporting and leading the full finance function, with particular attention given to projects including systems, processes, and more technical project-based analysis.

Key duties will include:
-Financial leadership across the business
-Management of the finance function, including accountants, transactional finance staff and analysts
-Responsibility for the financial reporting and management accounting
-Full responsibility for the financial accounting process, including stat reporting and the lead across the audit process
-Stakeholder influencing, in particular manufacturing and production regards variance, costs and margin
-Financial systems and general process improvements
-Project management, in particular key long term WIP reporting and handling
-Board level reporting and influencing, in particular around board meetings and budget updates
-Regular forecasting
-Control of the Group P&L
-Management, development and mentoring of the finance team

You must be a qualified accountant and ideally be experienced within a change culture setting, preferable in a growth environment.

You will need to be available within the next 4 weeks and be comfortable operating at a board level with key investors, owners, and business leaders.

The interim project can be a day rate or salaried basis and you will be able to operate autonomously to drive the results needed.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 25 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.