Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Edinburgh
Salary: £40000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Reference: 3809049_1587484077
Contact Name: Lynsey Pitkeathly
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 21, 2020 16:48

Job Description

Financial Controller job in Edinburgh offering £40,000 - £43,000 + bens

Your new company
Hays Senior Finance are delighted to be partnered with a charitable organisation in Edinburgh with a turnover of 6.5 million annually as they recruit a Financial Controller on a permanent basis. The Financial Controller will join an experienced team as part of a membership organisation leading the strategy for finance and overseeing the running of the finance business. With over 300 staff members this role will face into a variety of stakeholders so business partnering with service managers will be essential to add value across the business. Our client are a friendly, flexible and passionate business looking for a qualified accountant to act as a trusted advisor to the CEO and key member of the Senior Management team.

Your new role
The Financial Controller will have responsibility for a team of 4 delivering financial management stability and assurance across the finance business. Working collaboratively with the CEO, the FC will provide clear and quality MI to the board to support decision making. This is a commercial role and Financial Planning and analysis skills will be required to support budgeting, forecasting and business wide agendas impacting financial and non financial stakeholders. The FC will have strong financial controls and systems experience with proven cash management knowledge with the ability to maximise opportunities for additional income.

The FC will support strategic planning, management accounting, leading the annual budgeting process and ensuring compliance with OSCR.

What you'll need to succeed
This role would suit an experienced Accountant with strong relationship management experience. As a Qualified Accountant you will have a significant knowledge of managing stakeholders, improving and supporting financial controls processes and adding value through quality MI and statutory reporting. This is a broad role with significant variety for the post holder.

What you'll get in return
This is a fantastic role for an experienced Finance manager looking to take the next step or an accomplished financial controller. This is a flexible business where the Financial controller has significant autonomy and each day they can see the benefits of the services provided to service users. Offering a competitive salary of £40,000 - £43,000 + pension, car parking and flexible working this is a great business to develop a career in.

What you need to do now
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