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Financial Controller

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  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £65000 - £70000 per annum + up to 10% bonus

  • Contact:

    Danny Potter

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  • Published:

    16 days ago

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Sewell Wallis are currently recruiting for a Financial Controller to work with a well-known business in York.

Our client is looking for a qualified accountant, ideally CIMA/ACA/ACCA with 5+ years' experience working in a Financial Control environment.

Your key requirements will include:
- Manage and supervise the finance team, providing guidance and advice on general accounting matters
- Management of third-party accounts including customers and suppliers
-Develop and implement proper financial policies and procedures and ensure robust financial controls are in place
- Responsible for month end closing, review and approve journals
- Manage, prepare and maintain companies' budget/cost projections and forecasts
- Production, review and distribution of standard monthly management reports
- Provide reporting in the accounting group standard (IFRS)
- Half and full year consolidation package
- P&L review
- Cash management/cash flow forecasting
- Improve profitability by reviewing gross margins


- Fully qualified Accountant, ideally ACA/ACCA/CIMA
- Experience of leading a finance function
- Able to demonstrate a commercial awareness
- Solid communication and partnering skills

Please reach out to Danny Potter for further information

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.