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Financial Controller

  • Location: Halifax
  • Salary: £55000 - £62500 per annum + Car allowance, Pension, Health Care
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 21 days ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Qualified
  • Contact Email: leeds_qualified@sharpconsultancy.com
  • Expiry Date: 20 August 2022
  • Job Ref: JC38233_1658394243

International retail/manufacturing business based in Halifax currently requires an experienced ACCA/ACA/CIMA qualified Finance Manager/Financial Controller in what will be an integral role within the finance team.

The company has seen growth by acquisition as well as organic development and now needs further senior support within the accounts function to assist with future expansion.

Working directly with both the Finance Director and Managing Director your duties will include:
*Managing the finance function day to day assigning duties in line with your assessment of performance as well as hiring and developing within the team.
*Full overview of the accounts process through to board pack presenting to FD for final board submission.
*Produce robust accounts information to senior stake holders challenging and developing areas to improve profitability.
*Liaise with external auditors, banks and investors to build positive and smooth communication lines.
*Work with the Finance Director to set and agree annual budgets in line with company projections.
*Contribute to the production of the annual statutory accounts ensuring compliance with statutory regulations.

Ideally you will be able to demonstrate:
*CIMA/ACCA/ACA qualification.
*Proven experience within a senior accounts position. Preferably at Finance Manager/Financial Controller although consideration will be given to strong achievers within management accounts/financial accounts roles.
*Desire to challenge and influence across finance and none finance areas to drive improved performance.

What you will receive in return:
*Starting salary £55k-£62.5k DOE
*Generous benefits including 28 days holiday, 10-15% bonus, flexible working & free parking.
*Career progression in a fast paced growing business.

Ideal opportunity for any career minded CIMA/ACA/ACCA qualified accountant looking to add wider commercial value in a growing, entrepreneurial business.


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 www.sharpconsultancy.com 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.