Financial controller

Financial controller

  • Location

    Chesterfield, Derbyshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £45000 - £48000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension + additional Benefits

  • Contact:

    Richard Bowe

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:



Cherry professional are exclusively recruiting for an exciting opportunity for a Financial controller.


Our client is a highly successful services business based in Chesterfield who are seeking to recruit a Financial controller as number two to the Finance Director. The business is fast paced, has a friendly feel and a positive culture. You will also gain excellent senior stake holder exposure and have regular interaction with the senior leadership team

Your duties will include:

  • Responsibility for the accounting operations of the company
  • Producing management accounts - managing the information production and streamlining the process to make it slicker.
  • Create monthly and annual reports to identify results, trends, and financial forecasts
  • Supervise and managing the financial department staff, including accountants and financial assistants
  • Motivate and lead the finance team members by clarifying roles and providing helpful feedback
  • Suggest updates and improvements for accounting processes, including payroll and invoicing
  • Ensure that all financial transactions are properly recorded, filed, and reported
  • Report to the Finance Director with timely and accurate financial information
  • Assist the Finance Director in presenting reports to senior executives, stakeholders, and board members

You will be an experienced accountant either qualified through professional qualifications or by experience. With a track record of managing and leading a team of people, you will have an interest in continuous improvement and be savvy with IT systems including an advanced knowledge of Excel.