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Group Financial Controller

Date: July/21/2021

The Sirius Group is a privately owned, successful group of companies offering a multi-faceted service proposition to the construction sector.  We operate nationwide and have hub offices in Durham, Leeds, Warrington and Wales.  As a result of sustained growth over recent years a new opportunity has arisen for a Group Financial Controller.  The role is based in Durham and reports directly into the Group Finance Director.


The role will involve being a genuine finance business partner providing operational support and advice to a wide variety of stakeholders.  As a key member of a strong team, responsibilities include:

  • • Preparation of management accounts for one or more business units including management packs for review in meetings
  • • Preparation of Group Consolidation and supporting schedules to the agreed corporate timetable
  • • Pivotal member of the team associated with the ongoing process roadmap, including supporting the introduction of new technology with a view to shortening the accounts cut off time
  • • Training within the finance department and the wider business where required
  • • Assisting with statutory returns such as government statistics returns
  • • Assisting with annual audit including corporation tax returns
  • • Co-ordination and consolidation of group budgeting process
  • • Ad hoc reporting as required




  • • Qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) or equivalent
  • • Able to work in a faced paced, dynamic environment and as part of a strong team.
  • • Proven track record of coaching stakeholders through change, ability to influence
  • • Strong IT skills including advanced excel
  • • Strong communicator at all levels of the organisation

About Sirius

The Sirius Group offers a wide range of services to the built environment. From planning, environmental and geotechnical consultancy, our expertise extends to demolition, remediation, drilling and grouting and civil engineering projects. Our renewable energy assets provide green power to industry across the UK.

Founded in 2003, The Sirius Group is a privately owned Engineering and Consulting group, providing high-quality design, construction and engineering services across the UK. The Group currently employs around 225 people to investigate, design, develop and construct solutions for our clients.

The position will be based at our Durham office: Durham, Russel House, Mill Road, DH7 8HJ

General information
Hours of Work: Monday – Friday, 9am to 5pm
Holidays: 21 days plus 8 days bank holidays
Salary: An attractive salary and benefits package to be discussed on application.

Sirius Benefits
The Sirius Group offers a number of employee benefits including:
Pension scheme
Sirius Benefits+ Scheme which includes:
• Employee Assistance Program
• Reward Me Now savings
• Cycle Scheme
• Tech Scheme


To apply
Please email your CV and a letter of application to:

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