Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Start Date: 17/07/2019
Reference: 14012338/001_1560869437
Contact Name: Hermione Rowe
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 18, 2019 15:50

Job Description

Reporting in to the Finance director this newly created role is an exciting opportunity to join the business. This role will not only run the day to day accounting function in Bury St Edmund's but will continue to contribute to improving the financial process and controls

Client Details

Our client is a Global Business who are a leader in their field. They are already successful but continue to grow and diversify. This is an excellent opportunity to join the business and make your mark. For more information, please follow the link below to get in touch.


The Financial Controller will be responsible for:

Have overall responsibility of the finance function
Manage and mentor the team
Oversee all financial transaction
Ensure proper controls are in place
Prepare the statutory accounts
Prepare all tax statements
Oversee the budgeting and forecasting process
Suggest and implement changes and improvements
Liaise with auditors


This will suit someone looking to take the next step in their career, or someone already in a Financial Controller position.

The ideal candidate will be:

Qualified ACA or ACCA
Post qualified experience
Practice and/or audit background desirable
Strong technical accounting skills
Excellent IT skills, including a sound knowledge of all MS-Office Applications
Experience with ERP systems, IFS experience desirable
Excellent time management skills
Strong communication skills and ability to build relationships with a variety of stakeholders

Job Offer

The Financial Controller position comes with a competitive salary commensurate with experience between £65,000-75,000. Plus bonus and benefits.