Added 01/02/2021

Interim Head of Finance

Brighton, East Sussex, England
£450 - 500 per day
Job Type
Financial Services
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Interim Head of Finance



£450-£500 per day

Ignata Finance are recruiting a Head of Finance on an interim basis for a fast-growing marketing company in the Brighton area. This role will have full responsibility for the finance function and deliverer high quality reporting and insight to the board. The ideal candidate will be an experienced contractor, who is able to quickly adapt and build strong relationships across a business. You will have experience of managing a team and hitting the ground running in a busy environment.


* Overall accountability for strong financial processes and controls across the business, in order to drive towards financial targets
* Provision of timely, accurate and insightful financial reporting to support the effective business decision making including P&L, Balance Sheet and Cashflow actuals and forecasts.
* Develop models to inform product and service pricing
* Line management of small finance team
* Deliver accurate, high quality consolidated statutory accounts
* Overseeing the audit process, liaising with external auditors
* Overall accountability for the company's liquidity, working capital and treasury management
* Leading on the annual business planning cycle and any forecast processes that may be required during the year


* Qualified accountant with significant experience in fast paced commercially focused SME businesses
* Experienced contractor, ability to adapt to new environments and build relationships quickly
* Able to communicate effectively with colleagues at all levels
* Experienced leader with the ability to deliver improvement and drive innovation across the business
* Accurate, detail orientated, resilient and results driven
* Ability to manage own and team's workload and prioritise to meet key deadlines