Financial Controller

Location: Gateshead

Contract Type: Full-time

Contract Term: Permanent

Salary: £40,000 - £50,000


Our client is a fast-growing organisation operating within a fast-moving and buoyant sector. Operating from several sites throughout the UK; the company has seen significant growth and has ambitious plans to continue and build on this success. Extension Recruitment has been exclusively retained to recruit a Financial Controller to be based at the head office within the North East of England.

Reporting to the board and managing a small finance team, key responsibilities will include: -

  • Day to day management of the finance team (3)
  • Responsibility for all financial reporting including the production of monthly and annual management accounts with explanation, year-end, and other statutory financial reporting
  • Review current processes/systems and implement improvements to ensure more accurate and insightful financial information is available to senior management
  • Regular communication and reporting to financial institutions and other internal and external stakeholders
  • Lead and drive the implementation of a robust and sustainable accountancy system and processes
  • Manage cash flow
  • Hands-on input into the day to day operations of the business, working with non-finance personnel and adding value from a financial perspective

This is an exceptional opportunity to join a dynamic and rapidly growing organisation, during an exciting period in their life-cycle; offering the potential to progress in the future on the achievement of agreed business and individual objectives. A hands-on F.C. is required with a high level of technical ability, coupled with commercial acumen. The successful candidate will be fully qualified CIMA/ACCA/ACA and have several years P.Q.E, ideally gained within an SME environment which has experienced rapid growth,

A competitive salary and benefits package are offered for the right candidate.