Group Financial Controller

Job Title: Group Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Knutsford, Cheshire
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Reference: JN -032021-2177623_1615192126
Contact Name: Daniel Eaton
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 08, 2021 08:28

Job Description

A commercially focused Group Financial Controller position overseeing the UK group for a global organisation. The role will have responsibility for a small team responsible for the accounts production alongside the Pricing and Hedging strategies.

Client Details

A global organisation well established within its markets. They have a number of different operations within the UK Group of companies.


The role has a key focus on:

  • Accurate, timely and meaningful reporting of financial performance of all the consolidated group and standalone companies on a monthly and annual basis
  • Provide robust analysis on margins along with analysis of hedging gains/losses
  • Monitor and report profitability
  • Coordinate and provide financial management, controller-ship advice and control requirements for the business
  • Work closely with the Bank and Treasury to secure and reporting on funding
  • Evaluate pricing proposals
  • Oversight of companies hedge book
  • work closely with the business to improve working capital
  • Special projects - funding, acquisitions, divestment's etc


  • Qualified accountant - ACA, ACCA, CIMA
  • A track record in a controllers position ideally within a Manufacturing/Energy environment
  • Can lead teams
  • A track record of hedging
  • Can support commercial teams with pricing
  • Experience of leading audits

Job Offer

A great package dependent on level of the successful applicant