Financial Controller (ACA/ACCA practice)

England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
£45000 - £55000 per annum
28 Apr 2021
05 May 2021
AS 28/4-1
Abbie Smith
Contract Type
Full Time

Financial Controller

Based: North Manchester

Salary: circa £55k dependent on experience. Excellent opportunity in a growing business

Our client is a leading e-commerce retailer based on the outskirts of Manchester. Business have progressively grown over the last 30 years since their establishment with current turnover at £40m and plans to triple the business size over the next 3-5 years. This is an extremely exciting opportunity for a progressive candidate to work as number 2 in finance, reporting directly to the CFO and working closely with the Directors to drive business forward over the next few years.

This role will work with the CFO on various internal projects, implementing and managing financial controls and dealing with all day to day finances in an ever-changing business/industry. They are on an exciting expansion journey so if you are looking to work for a growing business this could be the role for you


  • Taking full accountability for statutory financial reporting and all financial planning duties
  • Management of day to day growing finance team including development and recruitment
  • Overseeing all banking and treasury activities - working closely with the Accountants to bring finance fully in-house
  • Month end management accounts and month end reporting
  • Implementing and managing financial controls & risk
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Reporting & financial analysis for growth
  • Liaising internally with key stakeholders both finance and non-finance
  • Supporting management of external relationships including auditors, banks, accountants
  • Working closely with the CFO on the implementation of a new ERP system


  • ACA/ACCA qualified, ideally practice trained first or 2nd time mover
  • Strong experience in statutory accounts, financial controls and audit/tax
  • Experience working within a fast-moving, rapidly expanding business
  • E-commerce/Retail experience highly desirable but not essential
  • Strong eye for detail, able to adapt to a growing business

For further information, please send your CV!