Interim Finance Manager

England, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge
£450 - £500 per day
Oct 09, 2019
Nov 06, 2019
Chelsea Hider
Job Role
Finance Manager
Contract Type
Full Time
Level of qualification
CIMA, Qualified

Our client's department with a requirement for 'Finance Manager' are responsible for PURP - profit in stock accounting, and this role provides assistance during an anticipated busy period. This is an attractive role with a major employer and lucrative day-rate.

Client Details

A FTSE listed organisation based in Cambridge


* Provide first-line support and oversight to the PURP (Provision for UnRealised Profit) accountant, including the review of key schedules and reconciliations, investigation of differences and communication with stakeholders.

* Support the GCM and HTA&C in the month-end close process - this may include ad-hoc review/analysis and/or BAU activities.

* Lead the monthly feedback and performance reporting process with Group Finance Services (GFS).

* Key role in the preparation and review of the Annual Report and 20-F.

* Assist with review of the quarterly earnings release.

* Lead role in managing matters with the external auditor throughout the year to ensure a successful year-end audit.

* Assist with activity relating to the SOx reporting timetable to ensure all key deadlines are met/work performed.

* Advise on reporting treatment and provide other practical support as required by reporting units.

* Support GFR's consolidation continual improvement process, sharing best practice amongst the team and the wider finance community.


* Qualified accountant (ACCA / CIMA - QBE will be considered)

* Knowledge of PURP (Provision for Unrealised Profit) is essential

* Exposure to multi-national organisations

* Significant experience of financial statement preparation and external audit

* Understanding of consolidation mechanics and systems/tools, preferably hyperion.

* Experience of reporting under IFRS

* Proven leadership and coaching skills

* Experience of financial control and SOx frameworks

* Proven delivery in a large and complex business

* Focuses On Delivery - applies experience and expertise to ensure objectives are met even when under pressure.

* Problem Solving & Decision Making - able to identify, analyse and offer other solutions to complex problems.

* Leadership & Development - excellent team working

Job Offer

£450-500 LTD

6 month assignment +