Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Bonus, PMI, Pension,
Start Date: 21/03/2019
Reference: 14002661/001_1556555902
Contact Name: Lewis Rowe
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 29, 2019 17:38

Job Description

We are recruiting a newly created Financial Controller position. Based in the Head Office of a PE backed Business in Reading. This role will have full responsibility and ownership of the core finance function, partnering with operations, developing strategy and managing a team of four.

Client Details

The client is a leading Engineering business in the UK. With a private equity investor, they are a highly acquisitive organisation which has lead to an incredible growth and expansion of both revenue and the internal finance structure. They have established themselves with a vast client base and are continuing to expand across the UK.


This is a hands-on Financial Controller role in the business, managing the core finance function and team.

You will be responsible for the delivery of reporting within the group, of both management accountant and Statutory reporting. While ensuring the business is continually going through process improvement and implementation of the new finance systems successfully. The Financial Controller will also be involved with the assessment and integration of new acquisitions made by the Group. This is an exceptional role with high internal and external visibility to the executive team and all areas of the business.


We are looking for:

  • A fully qualified ACCA or ACA candidate who has a background of training within an accountancy firm
  • A background within a multiple site environment would be advantageous
  • You will need to have a track record within managing a team of two or more people
  • The ability to interact with all levels in the business as well as Private Equity investors

Job Offer

£65,000 - £70,000 + Car, Bonus, Pension, PMI, Parking, Life Assurance.