Chemistry, Life Science & Engineering Recruitment

Financial Controller


  • North West
  • £Competitive
  • Non-Laboratory & Other Scientific Roles

About this job

The North West is a hotbed within the UK scientific sector. With a 38% market share of the UK’s pharmaceutical output alone, more and more scientific organisations are seeing the benefit of moving their operations to the North West.

Our client is a SME Contract Research Organisation based in Cheshire. They are currently searching for an experienced Financial Controller to join their organisation to help them through a period of growth.

You will be assisting the finance team with general duties including, but not limited to, the production of a monthly report for management, budgeting, forecasting, PAYE, VAT and managing bills from suppliers. Once a year, you will assist with the preparation of the statutory accounts for the business, ready for publishing. You will also be ensuring new starters and current employees are fully briefed and correctly managing their pension plans, alongside other more general financial duties.

This role is offered on a full time, permanent basis. You will be working at our clients state-of-the-art laboratory and offices in Cheshire. You must be ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified and have experience in a similar role.

Candidates who have used Xero/SAGE or QuickBooks are at an advantage as are those who have a high attention to detail.

If this role sounds like something you would be interested in, and would like to discuss further, apply today!

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