Interim Financial Controller

Interim Financial Controller Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Interim Financial Controller to join our team.


  • Bank payment approvals;
  • Review / Analyse the week on week / month on month accounts;
  • Strong hands on financial accountant;
  • Drive improved controls, processes and systems;
  • Ensuring the integrity of the balance sheet;
  • Present P&L results monthly to the Senior Management Team;
  • Preparation of the monthly management accounts, to include in–depth analysis for review by the Board;
  • Capex and overhead reporting;
  • Providing best-in-class technical advice – utilising your existing expertise to support brand finance teams;
  • Cash-flow forecasting around fundraising and acquisition activities;
  • Delivering accounts for statutory entities at a local level;
  • Statutory reporting – UK GAAP / IFRS;
  • Preparing consolidation journals, eliminations, group intercompany reconciliations, foreign exchange impacts;
  • Reviewing, developing and maintaining appropriate accounting policies and processes ensuring compliance with governing accounting standards;
  • Preparation of Quarterly Management Accounts.


  • Ability to work to deadlines;
  • CIMA/ACCA/ACA qualified essential;
  • Good working knowledge of Excel;
  • Excellent personal organisation; time management and the ability to prioritise;
  • Willing to be flexible with working hours and work later during busy times;
  • Managing and motivating the team that you have inherited, regardless of their ability;
  • Professional service background;
  • Strong excel / modelling;
  • Candidates must be ACA Qualified with a technical background;
  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified;
  • Candidates must be able to work in a fast-paced, rapidly growing environment;
  • Immediately available;
  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA or equivalent.