Senior Director of Financial Reporting

For further information please contact Mark Colton.

I am delighted to be working on behalf of a cutting edge, technology business based in Cambridge, who are seeking to recruit an Interim Senior Director of Financial Reporting for a 12 month, fixed term contract. 

Reporting to the CFO, this role is responsible for leading a global team of 15 staff, via 5 direct reports. 

Duties include;

*  Lead and direct the Financial Reporting and Accounting team, including Group Finance in the UK and the regional Finance teams based overseas
*  Motivate and develop the Financial Reporting and Accounting team to deliver to a high standard to all stakeholders, both internal and external
*  Overall responsibility for financial reporting, accounting and transactions, day-to-day finance operations, compliance and risk management
*  Coordinate the production, timeliness and accuracy of all external financial disclosures in accordance with regulations and filing requirements
*  Liaise with the external auditors to plan and manage the FY 2023 annual audit process
*  Oversee the accurate and timely completion of monthly management reporting to the Executive team
*  Ensure appropriate governance is in place, with policies, processes, procedures and regulatory compliance all up to date and being adhered to
*  Assist in the development of a robust internal control framework and internal audit programme
*  Oversight of key accounting processes of procure to pay, order to cash and record to report for the global Finance function
*  Provide advice and guidance on accounting policies and accounting standards to the global Finance function, ensuring policies and processes are updated as required

This role can be worked primarily on a remote basis, however, you will be required to attend monthly meetings in Cambridge. 

Candidates will be qualified ACA/ACCA or CIMA with significant PQE. You will have prior experience of operating within a UK listed, multinational organisation, coupled with management and leadership experience.