Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Reference: JN -092020-1228014_1599574724
Contact Name: Olivia Crook
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 08, 2020 15:18

Job Description

A key member of the finance team, responsible for the preparation of management and statutory accounts.

Opportunity to play an instrumental role in shaping the finance team throughout a period of significant growth.

Client Details

Leading organisation in the Healthcare sector, who have shown considerable growth over the past 5 years and are expected to continue expanding.


Preparation of accurate monthly consolidated management accounts on a timely basis

Responsible for managing a team and ensuring tasks are completing in line with month-end

Management and coaching of finance team members

Payroll responsibility

Monthly balance sheet reviews to ensure team prepare detailed reconciliations

Reviewing and overseeing all purchase ledger functions, preparing payment runs and managing cashflow on a day-to-day basis

Audit liaison and statutory accounts production

Producing forecasts and business plans

Ad hoc project work


Recognised accounting qualification (ACA/ACCA) - minimum 1 year post qualification experience ideally in industry

Experience of managing a team and developing colleagues

Commercially focussed

Ability to communicate confidently with people at all levels

Attention to detail in all aspects of role - consistently produces work to the highest standard

Good knowledge of Microsoft Excel

Able to prioritise work based on deadlines and importance

Strong personal drive

Proactive in seeking guidance when working beyond current knowledge or experience

An inquisitive approach to all aspects of role and willingness to challenge the status quo

A proven problem solver - proactive in identifying issues within area of responsibility, recommending solutions and in implementing agreed recommendations

Job Offer

On offer is a competitive salary and bonus scheme.