Interim Senior Finance Manager

80000 - 90000
Accountancy & Finance
Job 10107

Rutherford Briant are looking for a Senior Finance Manager on an interim basis for a global business based in Basildon.

This is a 12-month contract with a high possibility of the position going permanent for the right person.

Due to the introduction of a new ERP system and several high profile acquisitions, this company are looking to give a qualified individual the opportunity to run a large finance team and gain board-level visibility across the business.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Improving the control environment of the business covering the key financial processes from revenue cycle, Accounting and Controls, Purchase cycle and their respective Managers / Supervisors.
  • Provide leadership and development to the team
  • Recommend and implement capability improvements required to meet the business needs.
  • Working closely with the MD of finance to support the integration
  • Manage the accurate submission to the group for forecasts and actual results
  • Oversee the relationship with external audit
  • Work with group finance in both Europe and the US to ensure transparency and credibility
  • Working with the wider operations and IT leadership to improve information flow and provide insight into business performance
  • Adopt and ensure adherence to process and policy (finance, procurement and legal)
  • Deputise for the MD of finance when required

Key Requirements include

  • Track record of managing a finance function and will be a qualified accountant with strong technical skills.
  • Have experience of managing a diverse team ensuring the team develop and grow
  • Be able to effectively communicate with all levels within the company and the wider group
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to analyse data and turn into meaningful information

Benefits include:

  • £80,000 - £90,000
  • Up to £6k Car Allowance
  • 15% Annual Bonus
  • 25 Days holiday Plus Bank Holidays
  • Pension Scheme
  • Opportunity to go permanent

Required skills

  • Finance Manager 
  • Financial Controller 
  • Head of Finance
James Lassey

Recruitment Manager

+44 (0)1371 832 922