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Divisional Financial Controller

  • Location: Chesterfield
  • Salary: £47500 - £52500 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 11 days ago

Sharp Consultancy is currently recruiting on behalf of one of the fastest growing businesses within the Chesterfield area for a Divisional Financial Controller. You will be tasked with taking full responsibility for the financial leadership across the region as well as being the key finance support towards the long-term regional business model and projects.

The business has seen a strong performance both prior to and during COVID and this role has been newly created due to the growth the business has seen within the local region and has planned throughout 2021-2023.

As such this will be a key appointment within the business, reporting directly into the Group Finance Director and sitting alongside the Regional Managing Director to enable the correct business decisions during that significant period of growth.

Key responsibilities will also include;
- Overall financial management and reporting for the company
- Ensuring all reporting is compliant with accounting standards and relevant
legislation
- Preparation of monthly and annual financial reports
- Contribution to the financial strategy of the business
- Developing the internal control policies and procedures
- Management of a small finance team

You must be a qualified accountant, with excellent interpersonal skills who has a proven record of developing relationships within finance and non-finance at both a management and non-management level.

Any previous experience with key projects or a contract based business would be advantageous but not essential.

This is a highly sought opportunity to join one of the most forward thinking businesses within the South Yorkshire/North Derbyshire region and as such you should have serious aspirations to become part of a very dynamic and hands on environment.

If you are interested in the above vacancy, or alternatively are only tentatively looking please do not hesitate to contact me completely confidentially in the first instance.


Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 25 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.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, 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.