Financial Controller

England, Greater Manchester, Tameside
£45000 - £52000 per annum
30 Apr 2021
07 May 2021
AS 30/4-1
Abbie Smith
Contract Type
Full Time

Financial Controller

Based: Tameside area

Salary: circa £50k dependent on experience.

Our client is a European leading distribution business based in the Tameside area. With continuous growth over the last 3 years, a record 2020 in terms of sales/profit and possible acquisitions planned for the future, this is an exciting time to join the business. This role will sit as a number 2 in finance, reporting directly to the Finance Director looking after a team of 4 staff. An excellent opportunity for a qualified Accountant who is keen to take the next step in their career


  • Managing and developing a team of 4 in finance
  • Consolidation of group accounts across 4 different businesses including overseas
  • Financial close and reporting for Directors/FD
  • Monthly management accounts production across group business (TO £30m)
  • Overseeing general duties including accruals, prepayments and balance sheet reconciliations
  • Producing reporting packs and insightful analysis
  • Cashflow forecasting, budgeting and reporting
  • VAT returns quarterly
  • Assisting with new system implementation
  • Continuous improvements across finance/business to reduce cost and improve efficiencies
  • Improvement on financial reporting and all financial information - assisting with changes
  • POC for Audit and all queries
  • Yearend statutory accounts across all group businesses
  • Dealing with other departments and stakeholders - POC for the finance team


  • ACCA/CIMA qualified with ideally 2-3 years PQE
  • Strong management accounts experience, consolidation experience would be beneficial
  • Staff management experience ideal but not essential
  • Adaptable and hands on, able to adapt to change in a growing business

Please send your CV for immediate consideration!