Assistant Financial Controller

1 day left

England, West Yorkshire, Wakefield
£42000 - £47000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Parking
28 Aug 2020
25 Sep 2020
Leeds Qualified
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Full Time
Exceptional global manufacturing business in the Wakefield area currently require an experienced CIMA/ACCA/ACA qualified Management Accountant in a newly created position to support the Financial Controller on a day to day basis.

The business has experienced exceptional growth and as a result have been backed by a leading Private Equity house to facilitate further development. Working closely with the Head of Finance you will play a key role in the businesses future growth. Your initial duties will involve:
*Preparation of the monthly accounts supporting the Financial Controller with board pack presentation and commentary.
*Full involvement with the budgeting and forecasting - highlighting and asking the questions to help drive the business forward.
*Review of divisional overheads and variance analysis.
*Stake holder management across sales, operations, marketing and distribution building strong communication and trust between finance and other areas.
*Mentor junior members of the team when required.

Ideally you will be:
*CIMA/ACCA/ACA qualified having held a similar management accountant/financial accountant position.
*From a manufacturing, engineering or FMCG background although consideration will be given for anyone who can demonstrate transferable experience from other sectors.
*Driven to develop towards a more senior role as the position offers the opportunity to fast track towards Financial Controller.
*Able to demonstrate previous experience of ERP systems such SAP, JD Edwards or Oracle.

This exceptional opportunity would be ideal for any career minded CIMA/ACCA/ACA qualified management accountant/financial accountant/junior finance manager looking to join a company with ambitious growth plans

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 25 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.

Apply for Assistant Financial Controller

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your Supporting Document must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .txt, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB

4000 characters left

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named recruiter, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on GAAPweb you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy notice. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.