Interim Finance Director

Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
£500 - £600 per day 6 months
Posted
16 May 2019
Closes
23 May 2019
Ref
4876
Job Title
Finance Director
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time

Our client, a major Outsourcing / Services organisation seeks an Interim Finance Director to lead and manage the Business Unit finance team. Responsibilities include:

  • Managing consolidation and reporting activities undertaken by the finance team.
  • Reporting and analysis of activities that cross all or multiple contracts within the cluster.
  • Assignment of support for any new contracts won or acquired including any transitional support.
  • Primary support of contract re-bids or amendments
  • Manage the support of Commercial matters for all contracts
  • Lead or participate in negotiations with customers &/or suppliers
  • Preparation of detailed timetable to ensure that team is able to meet deadlines set by divisional finance team.
  • Senior reporting point for any contract manager queries that require resolution.
  • Support for Divisional specific projects.
  • Recruitment and development of finance team members.

Candidates will:

  • Have experience of bidding in a service environment and will have lead at least 5 annual reporting and planning cycles for either a large contract or collection of contracts (>£10m).
  • Demonstrate knowledge of finance systems and efficient processes gained in a finance role
  • Be able to understand and interpret contractual requirements and deal with third parties on such matters
  • Have prior staff management experience
  • Show in-depth planning, forecasting and analytical skills

Occasional travel may be required.