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Interim Financial Controller

  • Location: York
  • Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
  • Job Type:Interim

Posted 10 days ago

A leading business based near York seeks an experienced Financial Controller for an initial 8 month contract to cover a maternity leave.

The main focus for the role is to provide sound financial and commercial advice to the division from winning new work, delivery and through to contract close.

Other tasks involve:

*Working with the relevant project teams to ensure margins and costs are managed effectively.

*Effectively close out all contracts ensuring all monies are collected and liabilities met.

*Ensure valuations are raised in a timely manner, payment schedules are met and cash is received as planned. Liaise with Credit control, Contract Managers and Project Managers/Controllers as required to minimise risk to overdue debt.

*Issue Daily Reporting to the division and Senior Finance Team clarifying the latest Cash Forecast position and actions taken to ensure timely cash collection.

*Ensure sub-contractor agreements are in place to mitigate risks and a positive cash flow position is maintained.

*Support the preparation of the annual budget

*Support in the preparation of the monthly forecasts, trading position, Balance Sheet and cash flows as required.

This is a varied role that will suit a fully qualified Accountant with a strong financial control and project background. A brilliant opportunity to join a growing company but please only apply if you are available to start immediately. Some remote working flexibility is available, however, there will be an expectation to be on site regularly.



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.