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Financial Controller

  • Location: Sheffield
  • Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Clear career path to FD
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 27 days ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Qualified Perm
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: Immediate
  • Expiry Date: 09 October 2022
  • Job Ref: AP3358PA_1662733668
Sharp Consultancy are acting as the exclusive partner for a highly reputable and responsible employer within the Sheffield region who are now in a position to appoint a new FC into one of their key divisions, an essential hire who will join the business within a newly created role to help lead the subsidiary business as it embarks on the next stage of its development and growth within a high growth sector.

The relatively newly established business has grown over a short period of time and the business following new investment is now looking at a more dynamic growth strategy and will be looking to treble turnover over the next 18 months with a significant 5-year plan in place.

The business has a range of sophisticated products and is a solution specialist providing key support across challenging projects.

*You will report directly into the Divisional MD and will have full responsibility for the day-to-day financial management and reporting
*You must have qualified within the profession, ideally within a top 20 firm and possess the necessary gravitas to step into an FC level role
*You will need strong technical and commercial understanding and be comfortable reporting into the Group and their FD.
*You will have significant responsibility for performance improvement and change management regarding growth
*You will also manage a small team which includes qualified and non-qualified accountants as well as transactional support team.

All applicants must be qualified, preferable ACA although ACCA will also be considered.
As well as the necessary accounting and finance management skills you will also need to be an excellent communicator and lead with the required gravitas to drive the business at all levels.

Within the role is the capacity for growth, with strong mentoring channels and access to wider opportunities this will develop into an FD level position with the further responsibilities and benefits.
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 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.

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.