Financial Controller / Site Controller

Michael Page
Chester, Cheshire, England
GBP65000 - GBP75000 per annum
17 May 2022
14 Jun 2022
JN -052022-5601159
Clare Wright
Where will they be working?
Hybrid - mostly office
Full Time

Varied and interesting manufacturing role.

Initially a 6 month contract

Client Details

Well established niche manufacturing business is looking for a Financial Controller initially on a 6 months contract


The role is varied and will entail managing a team including:

  • Preparation of monthly management accounts comprising both corporate and local sites reporting.
  • Analysis of performance to provide actionable management information and support.
  • Presentation of key financial at monthly business review
  • Ensure integrity of ledgers, including timely and accurate reconciliations
  • Lead and manage site finance team
  • Participate as member of site leadership team


You will be ideally a qualified accountant, although qualified by experience will also be considered, however the key requirement to this role is having significant manufacturing or engineering experience.

In addition you will be a people person, with people management experience and have the ability to get inside the numbers and explain them to operational staff.

Job Offer

The contract is for initially 6 months, with a salary of circa £65,000 - £70,000 (potential up to £75,000 for the right candidate). The company can also offer a day rate and are flexible on the rate (although just to note the role will be inside IR35)

There is also the possibility of a permanent role for the right candidate

The role can offers a bonus and additional benefits.