Financial Controller

  • Posted: 18/03/2022
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Chester
  • Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
  • Industry: Accountancy & Finance
  • Industry: Finance
  • Industry: Part-Qualified Finance

Rotheram Carrington Recruitment Group are delighted to be working with a leading employer on the outskirts of Chester who are recruiting for a Financial Controller. Our Client is seeking an individual who have strong experience in accounts, PAYE, TAX and managing audits. This role reports directly to the General Manager and Financial Director and will be working as part of a growing finance team, allowing you to gain significant exposure to all areas of the business.


  • Oversee the financial accounts, processes and overall accounts
  • Ensure the accuracy and integrity of the Groups accounting records and financial system
  • Working alongside the general and revenue manager with budgeting and cashflow forecasting
  • Driving performance through and financial analysis and benchmarking
  • Reviewing balance sheets to ensure an accurate reflection of the company’s financial position
  • Assistance with payroll processing
  • Being the main point of contact for any Accounting/Audit queries


  • ACCA/ACA/CIMA Qualified or Qualified by Experience
  • Staff management and mentoring experience
  • Highly proficient Excel user (pivot & look up tables, modelling financial data)
  • Ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines
  • A team player with excellent communication skills, able to develop long standing relationships
  • A desire to continuously drive improvements around financial control and system process


  • £40,000 – £45,000 per annum depending on experience
  • Office based Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm
  • 23 days holiday plus bank holidays, increasing by one day for each year of service to 25 plus bank holidays
  • Discounted gym membership locally
  • Bonus incentive scheme
  • Internal recognition programmes
  • Free meals on duty
  • Reward Loyalty Program
  • Discounts To Local Attractions

If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn’t quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

To apply for this job email your details to

Sarah Rotheram

Sarah Rotheram

Director - Specialist in Senior Finance Appointments

Email Sarah Rotheram

01244 980 591