Assistant Financial Controller

Job Title: Assistant Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Start Date: 31/10/2020
Reference: 14104950/001_1597146304
Contact Name: Anna MacDonald
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 11, 2020 12:45

Job Description

A brand new Assistant Financial Controller Vacancy to support with all areas of financial accounts. The role will also provide commercial support to the wider business and contribute to their on-going success and growth.

Client Details

A family-owned, market leading manufacturing business, based near Barnsley. A growing and successful business that have continued to achieve strong results, despite the COVID-19 pandemic.


Key Responsibilities include:

  • Preparing month end accounts
  • Managing the audit
  • Preparing statutory accounts
  • Preparing budgets and business partnering with departmental heads
  • Control and reconcile balance sheet accounts
  • Fixed assets
  • Driving process and systems improvements


The successful person must:

  • Hold a recognised accountancy qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
  • Have 2+ years in a similar position
  • Have a strong technical accounting background/skill set
  • Experience within a manufacturing environment is ideal but not essential
  • Have the ability to support commercial finance
  • Strong communication skills and be able to liaise with non-finance
  • Have a key eye for detail
  • Have good excel skills and experience of accounting systems

Job Offer

Salary £45-50,000 (doe) + benefits