Group Financial Controller - South Yorkshire - ACA Required

Location: South Yorkshire
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 pa
Reference: RC / 15088
Type: Permanent
Sector: Accountancy & Finance, Senior Finance
Deadline: 20/11/2021

The company

An ambitious Private Equity backed business in South Yorkshire is currently recruiting a Group Financial Controller.

The business operates in a number of highly lucrative industries and has plans to grow both organically and through acquisition in the coming years.

This role would suit an ambitious and technically strong finance professional who is seeking a visible and varied financial leadership role for a progressive business.

The job

Key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Overseeing the management of the Group Finance Function
  • Conduct full review of Group Budgets and Forecasts, working closely with divisional finance leads
  • Take ultimate responsibility for working with the Group auditors in the preparation of the Group’s Financial Statements
  • Ownership of a strong financial control environment, driving compliance, policies, policies and governance measures
  • Maintain a strong focus on cashflow ensuring the Group has cost effective and adequate liquidity
  • In addition to tax duties (ie. Corporation Tax Returns), providing support to the Group Finance Director in the execution of the Group’s taxation strategy
  • Play an active role in assisting management in the risk assessment process and embedding a risk management culture throughout the Group

The person

The required candidate credentials for this role will include:

  • Must be ACA Qualified from a large practice background (Ideally Big 4 or Top 10 Qualified)
  • Strong technical skills including sound IFRS knowledge
  • Ideally experience either within a PE backed business or a Plc with high reporting standards
  • This would be an ideal role for someone who has worked as a Finance Manager / Controller or equivalent in industry looking to take a step up to a Group FC role

If you have the right background for this role and would be interested in discussing this further, please apply ASAP.

The benefits

£70,000 - £80,000 pa


Richard Chamberlain
Office Managing Partner – Sheffield & Doncaster, Partner CFO and Senior Finance Practice
Brewster Partners Recruitment Group


To apply for this job, please send your CV to the email above or to quoting "Vacancy: Group Financial Controller - South Yorkshire - ACA Required, Reference: RC / 15088". Thank you for your interest.