Financial Controller

Salary/Rate:£50,000 - £60,000 per annum + 2 event passes, discounted food, golf days
Job type:Perm

About the Role

I'm excited to share that I'm working with a phenomenal events business based in Doncaster who are looking for a Financial Controller to join and lead their finance team!

This is a juicy role for someone who's really hands on and thrives off getting involved into all aspects of the wider business!

Some of the duties involve:

  • Preparing and delivering timely management accounts
  • Overseeing the financial management of each events functions
  • Looking at key trends inclusive of performance against budget for both revenue and costs
  • Hold weekly meetings to review all large and old debts
  • Managing a team of 3 reports inclusive of regular 1:1's and appraisal meetings
  • Review and approve monthly balance sheet reconciliation
  • Prepare annual statutory financial statements in line with current reporting standards and submit a detailed audit pack.
  • Perform a desktop review of each courses trade debtors, trade creditors and petty cash advising on any actions required.

Requirements of the role:

  • CIMA qualified
  • Previous experience in the hotel or leisure industry
  • Experience managing a finance team


  • 2 annual passes to the venue on event days
  • 22 days holiday plus bank holidays (this increases with service)
  • Heavily discounted food
  • Health shield cash plan
  • 5% pension contribution
  • Complimentary golf days

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 please accept that if we have not responded to your application within seven days, your application has not been successful. Sewell Wallis is a specialist recruitment company with a vast amount of experience in our industry we offer permanent, temporary and interim recruitment support for accounting and finance, human resources and business support positions. We recruit at all levels within finance from Purchase Ledger Administrator and Credit Controller level through to Financial Controller and Director positions. With offices in Sheffield and Leeds, we are well situated to cover all of South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire and Manchester. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy and finance jobs and human resources or business support positions.

Job ref: OO/4759Post Date: 15.05.24

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