Financial Controller

Michael Page
Warwickshire, Warwick
13 May 2022
27 May 2022
JN -052022-5606972
Louise O'Donoghue
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Newly qualified

To proactively manage after a portfolio of clients in the delivery of bookkeeping, management/financial accounting and financial administration services with a very strong focus on client service.

Client Details

Growing Business Services organisation.


  • Full responsibility for the accounting and reporting on a portfolio of clients in line withSLA's/KPI's - typically including:
    • Maintain accounting software.
    • Month, quarter and year end close and reporting to clients in accordance with agreed content and to agreed deadlines.
    • Monitor and control the client's cash position including controlling payments.
    • HMRC reporting - VAT returns, EC sales lists, CIS.
    • Full balance sheet support and reconciliation.
    • Manage the year end statutory accounts/audit process via external accountant/auditor.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with clients and be seen as the Financial Controller for the clients' business.
  • Identify opportunities to sell additional services to clients and seek to add value to our offering.
  • Attend networking events on behalf of company.


  • Work to continually improve margin through process improvement and the effective use of Finance Assistants.
  • Support and develop Finance Assistants.
  • Attend meetings with potential clients and explain the benefits of them using Goodwille


  • AAT, ACCA, CIMA or ACA qualified (or equivalent), or working towards
  • Results orientated
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently on own initiative
  • Accurate with high attention to detail
  • Sound interpersonal skills with an ability to establish collaborative relationships and influence at different levels of the organisation
  • Problem solver with the ability to implement practical solutions
  • Excellent communication skills
  • High level of integrity
  • Well structured
  • Flexible and open to change
  • Commercial acumen
  • Competent PC user (Microsoft Office)
  • Intermediate excel user
  • Excellent Financial Systems knowledge

Job Offer

Competitive salary and package

Hybrid working.

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