Financial Controller

Michael Page
England, East Riding of Yorkshire, Kingston Upon Hull
GBP65000 - GBP75000 per annum
18 May 2022
15 Jun 2022
JN -052022-5611536
Olivia Crook
Where will they be working?
Hybrid - mostly office
Full Time

We are looking for an experienced and technically strong individual with hands-on skills across Financial Control and Financial Reporting. The Financial Controller will be responsible for creating and maintaining a robust control framework to ensure the security of Group assets and that the financial statements are accurate.

Client Details

Our client are a Manufacturing business going through significant growth and change.


  • Responsible for production of timely and accurate monthly management accounts. Lead the balance sheet review ensuring reconciliations are prepared in a timely manner and differences investigated/resolved
  • Preparation and filing of statutory accounts, including certain overseas entities/branches
  • Preparation of internal reports for the Board and management team
  • Management of day to day financial procedures
  • Lead the cash and working capital programme including cashflow forecasting and hedging
  • Drive improvements across all financial procedures and systems, encouraging your team to find efficiencies in processes
  • Management of payroll
  • Lead the relationship with external professional advisors such as Statutory Audit teams and Tax Advisors
  • Line management of a small Finance team


Skills / Experience required:

- Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)

- 5+ post qualified experience

- Experience working at Controller / Senior Finance Manager level

- Experience with people management

- Self - starter with a high level of motivation for driving the control agenda for the business, the team and themselves

- Able to prioritise effectively and work to tight deadlines

- Able to business partner and build relationships with stakeholders both internally and externally

- Solutions focussed with a track record of delivering results in a fast-paced organisation

Job Offer

On offer is the chance to join a fantastic business at the early stages of an exciting growth journey in a Senior Finance capacity.