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Financial Controller

Job Reference: LB/HQ00031477_1518777613
Location: South Yorkshire
Salary Range:

£40000 to 45000 per Annum

Job Type: Permanent

Financial Controller


£40000 - £45000 per annum


Job Details

Our client is a unique venue who are recruiting for a very exciting job! They are seeing a driven and passionate Financial Controller to join and lead the finance team. This unique sporting venue welcomes over 225,000 visitors to 36 separate events over the course of a season. As a conference and event facility, the venue offers more than 40 different meeting spaces delivering seminars, exhibitions, weddings and much more. Part of the venue includes a restaurant and bar and a brand new hotel, due to open summer 2018.

As the Financial Controller you will effectively manage the Finance Operation and will include the management and delegation of duties to members of staff within the finance department to ensure the highest standard and accuracy of work is produced.

The ideal candidate will possess the following attributes:

* Qualified member of an accountancy body or holder of an equivalent qualification.
* Must hold a full driving license, with the ability to travel across multiple sites.
* Minimum of 2 years post-graduation experience
* Sport or leisure background an advantage
* Commercially astute, articulate, technically strong, dynamic, insightful, influential leader and experience of leading both strategic and operational teams.
* Strong IT, analytic and modelling skills


* Excellent communicator
* Ability to influence at all levels
* Works well under pressure
* Ability to handle high levels of pressure and critical decision making.
* Customer service focused (internal and external).
* Organised, systematic and process driven.
* Flexible approach towards working patterns and the ability to work to meet the needs of the business.
* Energetic, highly motivated and an enquiring mind with a passion for excellence and innovation in pursuit of business growth and success.

In return we will offer you:

* A competitive salary
* 22 days holiday per year plus Bank Holidays
* Contributory pension scheme
* Childcare voucher scheme
* Free parking
* Personal and professional development opportunities
* A range of sport & leisure benefits including complimentary tickets, offers and discounts

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

ASC Connections is a leading recruitment business specialising within areas of Technical, Business and IT services. We operate as an Employment Business or an Employment Agency for all temporary and permanent roles respectively.

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