Interim Accountant

Leeds, West Yorkshire
£70k FTC / £350 per day
09 Oct 2020
06 Nov 2020
Job Title
Marketing / PR
Experience Levels
Contract Type
Full Time

Interim Accountant


Up to £350 per day / £70k FTC

6 Months, possibly longer

Our client is a Leeds based PLC, and is looking for an interim accountant to work with the Group FC during a period of restructuring. This business has a reputation as being a fantastic employer, developing talent and offering progression. Although this is a temporary role, there is a chance that something permanent could be carved out from this opportunity.

Key duties of this role will include:

  • Responsible for the division’s financial controls and management reporting processes, including month-end close and reconciliation process and preparation of monthly management accounts and associated KPI reports.
  • Provide leadership, direction and guidance to Management Accountants, including Oversee the timely production of monthly management accounts and monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • To develop and drive through new, efficient systems and processes to support the business and provide financial control and review.
  • ad-hoc operational and financial analysis where required
  • Ensure appropriate financial controls are in place and functioning effectively

The successful candidate must have the following experience:

  • A professional accounting qualification (ICAEW / ICAS / ACCA / CIMA or equivalent) with a minimum of 3 years PQE
  • Experience of running a management accounting function and managing people
  • Evidence of having developed financial and operating processes