Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + plus great benefits
Reference: JN -052021-2573893_1620741961
Contact Name: Richard Hailey
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 11, 2021 15:06

Job Description

This Financial Controller position is ideal for an experienced finance professional who has experience of managing a finance function and is used to working in a fast paced environment. The successful candidate will partner with the Finance Director and the senior management team to drive efficiency's within this successful organisation.

Client Details

Fast growth Technology business


  • Ownership of day-to-day management of the operational finance team including managing month end/ year end processes
  • Assist in the development and documentation business processes and accounting policies to strengthen and maintain internal controls
  • Evaluate and manage the internal control environment - highlighting any concerns to senior management
  • Oversee the production of monthly management accounts including key business KPIs and reporting
  • Preparation of the monthly board packs for the Directors and full balance sheet reconciliations
  • Manage all audit deliverables through to sign-off
  • Oversee and improve customer invoicing processes
  • Assist with annual budget
  • Monitor CAPEX against budget
  • Oversee VAT return process;
  • Ensure that financial systems are fit for purpose
  • Integrate acquisitions
  • Keep up to date with accounting standards to ensure compliance
  • Provide leadership, coaching and motivation to the finance team, including regular appraisals, objective settings etc
  • Deputise for the Group Financial Director when required


Candidates are required to be fully qualified (ACA / ACCA / CIMA or equivalent) and will have experience of leading a team

Candidates must have a previous track record within a senior Financial Controller / Head of Finance role with strong technical knowledge around tax, VAT, capital accounting, funding, financial controls and cash management.

In addition, candidates will have excellent stakeholder management experience and first class report writing skills.

Job Offer

Fantastic opportunity to work for a growing business and be involved in further expansion.

Competitive salary plus benefits.