Interim Head of Financial Control
Our client is a global mining business with their headquarters in the US. They are in the process of hiving off one of their businesses (an African mine) into an SPV and they need to hire an Interim Head of Finance / Financial Control to set up a financial controls and reporting framework to ensure that the business is IPO ready.
Reporting to the CFO you will take full responsibility for the implementation all financial controls and processes in SAP, ensuring that all required financial governance and controls are in place.
You must be commercial astute and ensure that this financial framework best supports the business as opposed to restricting the business.
You will be a qualified accountant with a significant amount of PQE (10-15 years) and demonstrable experience of implementing / improving financial controls and governance.
Across your career you must have had exposure to financial best practice within a listed environment. Time spent within the mining sector, or other industries where you have been exposed to large amounts of CAPEX and infrastructure projects is essential.
SAP would be beneficial. You must be able to demonstrate a high degree of gravitas, clear thinking and superb communication skills.