UK Financial Controller

  • by Howett Thorpe
  • Location Heathrow, Middlesex, UK
  • Salary £50,000 - £55,000 / year
  • 87 days ago
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Job Description:

International Business Services company require ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified finance professional for a newly created Financial Controller position based at company Head Office in Heathrow.


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About you:

  • Ideally CIMA/ACCA/ACA qualified
  • You will have proven Management Accounting experience and be looking for a new challenge within an expanding international organisation.
  • The successful individual will have proven analytical skills, high numerical ability and advanced Excel.
  • In addition applicants will have all round accounting insight gained ideally gained within a medium sized organisation.

About the role:

Reporting to the UK Finance Director the Financial controller will be responsible for the day to day Accounting for the company and will support the current expansion within the UK business.  Key duties include:

  • Monthly management accounting for review by senior management
  • Financial Reporting to the US parent company
  • Annual budgeting and mid-year forecasts
  • Variance Analysis and reporting
  • Completion of Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Revenue forecasting and reporting on variances across the business
  • Preparing multi-site Profit & Loss reporting & analysis
  • Acting as Finance business partner with operational management with the shared goal of cost reduction
  • Cash flow forecasting & reporting 
  • Development & monitoring of KPIs and updating financial models

Things you should know

  • 25 Days Holiday
  • Free parking
  • Pension plan
  • Private health care
  • Good public transport links
  • Hours 9:00am-5:30pm

Commutable from Addlestone, Ascot, Bagshot, Bracknell, Camberley, Chertsey, Egham, Feltham, Heathrow. Hounslow, Kingston, London, Maidenhead, Marlow Slough, Staines, Sunbury, Uxbridge, Walton, West Drayton, Windsor, Heathrow, Uxbridge, Hayes, Hounslow, Reading, Richmond, Southall, Ealing, Brentford, High Wycombe and Beaconsfield.


Howett Thorpe recruits for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.

Howett Thorpe is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role; we comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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  • Job Type Permanent, Full Time
  • Work Authorisation No
  • Industry Sector Accountancy
  • Years Experience 5+ years