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Interim Head Of Finance

Interim Head Of Finance

  • Location

    Woking

  • Sector:

    Senior Appointments

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £60000 - £68000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Maximilian Courtnage

  • Contact email:

    Max.Courtnage@wademacdonald.com

  • Job ref:

    MC238823_1630680437

  • Published:

    21 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-10-03

  • Consultant:

    Maximilian Courtnage

Interim Head Of Finance - 18 month contract - Woking / Hybrid Working - c£68000

Our Client

Our client is an International Charity committed to humanitarian issues, making a difference to thousands of people in more than 70 countries.

The Opportunity

As the interim Head of Global Accounting Services, you will be responsible for helping to transform the organisations approach to financial accounting, control and compliance. You will also be responsible for ensuring financial protection and that statutory and regulatory compliance requirements are met. You will have a team of over 10 people and will have to build relationships with both finance and non-finance personnel.

  • Lead the transformation of financial accounting ensure simpler streamlined processes
  • Improve financial accounting and reporting processes, simplify accounting transactions
  • Enhance customer service in relations to all aspects of financial accounting
  • Transform statutory accounting approach by integrating production of all legal entity accounts within one team
  • Lead customer focussed approach to ensure the organisation is supported in all aspects of their financial accounting and financial control
  • Develop and manage the ongoing relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Lead and manage large projects from inception to completion to ensure achievement of required delivery standards and outcomes
  • Evaluate risk with sound business and commercial judgement
  • Lead a team of specialists and manage their performance across all activities in order to achieve business objectives and continuously improve performance.

The Person

You will hold a professional accounting qualification and have extremely strong technical skills. Ideally, you will have experience of either external or internal audit. You will need to have strong technical accounting expertise with demonstrable experience. As well as robust project management and stakeholder communication skills.

What You Will Receive In Return

You will work for an organisation that truly makes a difference to lives around the world. You will join a high-performing team and be able to affect the future direction of the finance team.

Interim Head Of Finance - 18 month contract - Woking / Hybrid Working - c£68000

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.