Financial Leadership

Financial Controller

posted 04th October 2019
  • United Kingdom
  • £45,000 - £60,000 Per Annum
  • Southend-on-Sea
  • Permanent


  • £45,000 - £60,000 Per Annum


Financial Controller

I am currently seeking an experienced Finance Controller to join a well-established, growing organisation in on a permanent, full-time basis.  Reporting to the Finance Director, you will be responsible for the day to day financial tasks of the business.

Job Description

  • Assisting the Financial Director with any tasks as required.
  • Manage all financial reporting and audit requirements ensuring that all statutory reporting deadlines are achieved.
  • Responsible for reviewing and submitting the Monthly Management Pack and related financial schedules accurately and on time.
  • Overseeing the accounts department.
  • VAT Returns.
  • Reconciling multiple bank accounts on a monthly basis.
  • Posting credit card receipts into Sage and matching up to the correct Sales Ledger entries. 

 The Successful Applicant

  • The successful candidate will have excellent accountancy skills, be able to work to defined deadlines and be able to communicate financial data clearly.
  • Professionalism and integrity with impact and presence
  • Excellent standard of verbal and written communication with the ability to explain complex financial information at all levels of the business.
  • Demonstrates leadership and the ability to influence others.
  • (Fully qualified) CIMA, ACCA, ACA OR Qualified by experience.
  • Ability to produce / advise / present financial information.
  • Previous experience of managing and developing staff.
  • Ability to work with a high level of accuracy and meet strict deadlines.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.


  • Monday – Friday 9AM – 5PM with 1 hour for lunch.
  • Salary flexible depending on experience starting at £45,000.
  • 28 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays.
  • Free Parking.

For further information on this exciting opportunity, please apply direct or contact Isabella Lister at A&F Chambers

Job reference: Financial Controller3

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