Group Financial Controller

Job Title: Group Financial Controller
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Derby, Derbyshire
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Start Date: 31/08/2020
Reference: 14104588/001_1596798161
Contact Name: Neil Mantle
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 07, 2020 12:02

Job Description

Hands on Financial Controller required to lead a small team in a fast paced PE backed business

Client Details

Technology driven, PE backed SME, recently divested from a much larger business. Based in Derby with occasional travel.


Working with a hands off CFO you will look after the Finance function, managing a small team and partnering with operational and commercial leaders. As the business has recently been divested you will be key in the establishment of financial and commercial processes, the implementation of a new system and development of MI which will be critical to the planned growth trajectory.

There will be hands on financial management but also real strategic input and close liaison with the local MD and direct exposure to the PE investors.

For the right candidate this is a great opportunity to support the establishment of the business as a privately owned enterprise and take them through to the next stage of their development.

You will join on an initial 6-9 month basis but there is the real possibility of a permanent role with succession planning into the FD position over a period of time


You will be a qualified accountant with solid technical skills, a hands on approach and the appetite to develop best in class systems and processes

Job Offer

£300-£350p/d on an initial 6-9 month basis, temp to perm a real possibility.