Financial Controller - Public Sector

Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary: £48,000 - £58,000 pa
Reference: PB / FMPubs
Type: Permanent
Sector: Charity Accountancy & Finance, Charity & Not-for-Profit
Deadline: 31/05/2022

The company

Brewster Partners are delighted to be supporting a public sector organisation based in Sheffield to recruit a Financial Controller. The role  

The organisation serves the communities and businesses of South Yorkshire to maintain sustainability of the region and work together to support the growth of the area. 

The job

The organisation are seeking a Financial Controller with a proven track record in local government finance, you will be responsible for leading on the group’s statutory financial reporting, including the preparation of the annual statutory accounts and the submission of statutory returns.

You will work hand in hand with the Senior Finance Business Partner to support the Finance Leadership Team in delivering one of its key business plan objectives, namely to drive performance through effective use of new and existing financial systems to provide timely and accurate analysis and advice. You will ensure that the financial regulations, assurance framework and schemes of delegation are fit for purpose.

The person

You will have substantial experience of working in local government or the public sector as well as a strong financial and commercial acumen. You will hold a professional accountancy qualification with evidence of up-to-date knowledge of treasury management, reporting standards and Financial Legislation.

You will also be able to demonstrate your experience of collaborative working across multi-disciplinary teams and with external stakeholders 

The benefits

Flexible and hybrid working and excellent benefits


Paula Barber
Managing Partner – Charity & Not-for-Profit
Brewster Partners Recruitment Group


To apply for this job, please send your CV to the email above or to quoting "Vacancy: Financial Controller - Public Sector, Reference: PB / FMPubs". Thank you for your interest.