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Financial Controller

  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 2 months ago

Our client is a well-established, fast growing, VC backed, manufacturing business. To support their continued development and deliver further growth they are now looking to recruit a Financial Controller to deliver effective financial control, on time and accurate reporting and detailed management information to support the strategic direction of the business.

The role will be hands on, providing accurate and effective financial control across the business with key responsibilities including but not being limited to:
* Ensuring smooth running of finances for the business
* Production of monthly management accounts and MI as required
* Development of finance systems and processes
* Management and development of a small finance team
* Support the owners to achieve their goals and objectives by accurate financial insight and analysis
* Assist directors in preparing and achieving overall company growth strategy (including forecast company cash flows, budgets and forecasting)

The successful candidate will need to be:
* A qualified Accountant
* Be able to demonstrate a broad range of skills across all areas of finance
* The ability to lead, manage and develop a finance team ensuring continuous professional development, driving improvements and standards.
* Experience of invoice discounting / factoring is essential.
* Experience working in a fast growth SME supporting commercial decision making
* Any experience in a fast paced, rapidly expanding business, setting up processes and systems is highly advantageous.

This role would be based full time from their head office on the outskirts of Leeds.

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.