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Assistant Financial Controller

  • Location: Barnsley
  • Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Hybrid and Flexible Working
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 11 days ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Qualified Perm
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: TBC
  • Expiry Date: 07 June 2024
  • Job Ref: JCU080524_1715185570

Are you an experienced finance professional studying towards a professional qualification? Sharp Consultancy is excited to be working alongside a well-known engineering business in Barnsley that is looking for an Assistant Financial Controller to join their team. In this role, you'll play a crucial part in the financial management of the organisation. You'll work closely with the Financial Controller and contribute to the company's financial success.

As Assistant Financial Controller you will hold responsibility for month-end close activities, balance sheet management and technical oversight, as well as preparing various reporting processes and delivering these results to multiple stakeholders across the wider senior management team.
This is a rare opportunity to work for a local business that can offer flexibility and genuine growth within the role. This position is ideal for individuals working towards a professional qualification with previous engineering experience looking to take on more responsibility within their role.

Duties and responsibilities to include:
* Responsible for production of monthly management accounts including variance analysis and commentary
* Assisting in stock reconciliation and stock count processes
* Preparation of monthly reporting including KPI reporting and analysis
* Assisting with monthly budgeting and forecasting processes
* Preparing audit information and acting as a point of contact for external auditors
* Completion of bank reconciliations
* Assisting with the completion of VAT returns
* Assisting with the continuous development of the finance function as and when needed
* Support the junior members of the finance function and assist with their development

Person Specification:
* ACA / ACCA / CIMA studier
* Previous experience within the Engineering industry (desirable)

For further information or a private and confidential conversation either for this specific opportunity or your personal job search please contact Jack Curtis on 0114 261 1700 or 07496 364678.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 30 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.