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Commercial Financial Controller

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    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £60000 - £65000 per annum + great benefits

  • Contact:

    Faith Collins

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  • Published:

    25 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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  • Consultant:

    Faith Collins

Sewell Wallis are working with a prestigious Sheffield based business who have an exciting role in their Commercial Finance Team.

Working as a Commercial Financial Controller, you'll be a member of the Senior Leadership team for one of the Business Units, providing regular performance reporting, reviews, insightful commentary and ensuring the financial controls are adequate for the Division. You will work closely with the Business Performance team on actions to improve financial and operating controls, to maximise profit and cash values.

What You'll Be Doing;

*Leading and managing the key financial planning processes by maintaining schedules, challenging assumptions, and ensuring our Finance systems are updated accordingly.
*Providing support to the Group Financial Accounting teams during the regular balance sheet reviews for the key areas of financial transactions.
*Ensuring the Firm's income recognition policy is adhered to; helping to support Group Finance to ensure this critical area of the balance sheet is robust, accurate, and subject to external auditor scrutiny.
*Leading the development of new visual dashboards / analyses to help the business monitor the teams on a timely basis.
*Understand how each department operates and interpret Key Performance Indicator's to enable actions to improve divisional profitability.
*Liaising with the central Group Management Accounts team to ensure relevant information and reports are supplied in a timely manner.
*Working collaboratively with all colleagues, Business Performance, and Finance; working closely with the Commercial Finance Insight, Group Management reporting, Group Financial Accounts, and Group FP&A teams.

What We're Looking For;

*Extensive experience of working in an analytical role.
*Strong financial controls knowledge and UK GAAP technical skills.
*Experience of building and maintaining complex spreadsheets.

What We Can Offer You;

*25 days annual leave, with the opportunity to buy additional leave.
*X2 fundraising days in a year to give back to the community (fully paid!).
*Westfield Health membership, offering discounted leisure and travel and refunds on medical services.

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.