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Group Financial Controller

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  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £70000 - £75000 per annum + car allowance

  • Contact:

    Emma Dugdale

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  • Published:

    26 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Emma Dugdale

Sewell Wallis are delighted to be partnering with a global business in Leeds who are recruiting for a Group Financial Controller.

This is a pivotal role within the organisation, working as part of the senior management team.

You will be a qualified Accountant, ideally ACA/ACCA/CIMA with a strong technical background

Reporting to the Finance Director, your responsibilities will include:-

Preparing statutory accounts
Taking ownership of the balance sheet
Managing the monthly forecasting process
Preparing quarterly audit reviews
Group tax reporting / overseeing treasury
Reviewing and implementing process improvements
Group reporting ensuring information is correct and presented to the board
Managing key relationships both internally and externally
Supporting the wider finance team on key projects
Managing a small team of qualified /PQ Accountants


Qualified Accountant, ideally Practice trained
Strong IT and reporting skills
Ability to work in a fast paced environment to tight deadlines
Experience of managing a team
Excellent stakeholder management skills

For further details on the role, please contact Emma Dugdale or Lucy Regan.

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.