Interim Finance Director (Small Co. FC or FD with Co. sale exp.)

Harris Global
£75000 - 95,000
16 Oct 2016
15 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Harris Global are recruiting for a temporary or contract opportunity suitable for a Small Company Finance Director (who has had exposure to selling a business) withinmanufacturing (or similar industries) seeking to work in Surrey.

The start date is approching and the interview process will be short.

You will be reporting to the CEO and an integral part of the management team. The task is to assist in the selling of a (currently confidential) part of a significantly larger business and assist in selection of cost affective operations and offices for the new entity while improving financial performance through MI and challenging all aspects of the business.

The ideal Finance Director will be required to:

1) Support the group in the business sale creating a new legal entity, registering for VAT, opening multi-currency bank accounts and providing para legal support

2) Create a system of financial controls with simple procedures and processes

3) Select and implement a simple ERP/accounting system

4) Design and implement appropriate management information

5) Produce a 2017 budget

The role will suit:

- A qualified company accountant with 10-20 years' experience working in small companies ideally within manufacturing
- Experience of carving out a business and selling it (ideally out of a larger one)

This is an excellent opportunity for a Finance Director join a well-established business with prospects for a potential permanent opportunity further down the line.

If your background suits the position please apply at your soonest convenience as initial shortlists will be going out soon.

We look forward to hearing from you!