Interim Financial Controller

Recruiter
Axon Moore Group Ltd
Location
Lancashire
Salary
40000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
14 Mar 2017
Closes
21 Mar 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Axon Moore is working with an ambitious manufacturing group, looking to add some qualified support to their site finance team for a 3-6 month contract with a potential to lead to a permanent role. This varied role will require a qualified accountant with strong management accounting background to assist in the development of controls and processes within the team. You also will work closely with key stakeholders within the business and the wider Group to ultimately drive performance and key initiatives throughout the business.Key responsibilities for the interim Finance Manager will include; - Building company budgets and forecasts, collaborating with internal stakeholders across the business- Continuous focus on streamlining and improving processes- To plan and manage financial processes, ensuring control throughout and reviewing and challenging to ensure accurate outputs- Understand the current trading environment, investigating and articulating the short-term and long-term implications of any changes- Ensuring delivery is in line with operational and financial controls - Lead and deliver change activity focused on improving sales, service, profitability and cashSkills, experience & qualifications required: - ACA, CIMA or ACCA qualified - Experience of working in a complex, fast paced, environment- Strong analytical skills- Knowledge of management accounting, purchasing and management systems and strong proficiency in Microsoft Excel- Demonstrable commercial and financial understanding