Financial Controller

Salary: £35,000 - £50,000
Location: Consett

The successful candidate in this role will be responsible for driving the financial change and performance of the business, which will involve leading a team of accounting staff to deliver the organisations overall finance strategy, as well as working alongside the Managing Director to assist in key strategic projects.

The list below details the typical level of duties that the successful candidate will be expected to be responsible for or perform.

 Financial Management & Control

  • Control and own all financial aspects of the business
  • Implement changes to the financial reporting system (as required by management) and implement robust internal controls across the business
  • Produce internal financial management reports on a monthly basis e.g. detailed analysis and KPI’s of the business
  • Maintaining the business strategy and communicate with management
  • Ensure all Statutory Accounting deadlines for the company are met e.g. TAX, VAT
  • As and when required by leadership & shareholder, prepare and update cashflows, budgets and financial projections
  • Dealing with stakeholders – External & Internal
  • Management of payroll including end of year reporting to HM Revenue & Customs
  • Reporting to shareholders of the business on a monthly, 6 monthly and annual basis
  • Ad hoc project work


Must haves

  • Ability to handle pressure and critical decision making
  • IT proficiency
  • Hands on approach with resolving issues and problem solving
  • Experience of operating within a manufacturing business at Financial Controller level, with experience of managing staff
  • Qualified (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) with previous experience of working within a fast paced manufacturing organisation


If you would like more information on the role please do not hesitate to get in contact with Jodie Woodhead at our Huddersfield office on 01484 819900 or 


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