Financial Controller

  • Location

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £70000 - £85000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lucy Campbell

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Sewell Wallis are currently supporting a large international business in their search for a new Financial Controller. This fantastic company has developed a great name within their industry and provides interesting and innovative products to their customers. Their large finance function is filled with highly talented and driven individuals and they offer a flexible and impressive working environment for everyone.

This exciting new position of Financial Controller will be responsible for all accounting, administrative, treasury and tax functions across the business. The role will play a crucial part in ensuring all financial and administrative functions are operating effectively and efficiently. This is a high profile within the business and requires a natural leader with a strong technical background who can successfully ensure there are robust financial controls throughout the organisation.

The Financial Controller will be leading the UK based team so man management experience is also highly important.

Your day to day responsibilities will include the following:-

-Managing the yearly budgeting and monthly financial forecasting process
-Review and approval of Capital expenditures
-Transfer pricing analysis
-Balance sheet and P&L reviews
-Managing the UK finance team to ensure high performance at all times
-Liaising with external auditors
-Improving reporting and analysis across the business and making educated recommendations to the senior management team
-Developing robust financial controls throughout the business
-Management of all treasury activities

You will ideally be an ACA or ACCA accountant with a strong background working within a large and fast paced organisation, ideally international however this is not essential. You will have experience managing a large business support function and be able to work to extremely strict deadlines.

For further information please contact Lucy Campbell or Emma Dugdale.

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 www.sewellwallis.co.uk