Financial Controller

A global business services company in Swansea are now recruiting for a Financial Controller on a permanent basis. Reporting into the Finance Director and working with a high-performing team, this is a crucial appointment to ensure the company builds on recent success and continues to grow.

Working with a corporate client base, the nature of the sector is fast paced and competitive so innovation, ambition and an improvement mindset is critical.




Financial Controller job description


  • Manage the month-end close process for all group companies and prepare the group consolidated accounts.
  • Analysis of actual performance vs the financial plan.
  • Prepare monthly management accounts reports for senior management and stakeholders.
  • Maintain monthly rolling income statement and balance sheet forecast.
  • Prepare detailed budget, working with cost centre owners to ensure the components and the drivers of the budget are well understood.
  • Cashflow forecasting.
  • Preparation of year end audit files for all group companies and liaise with auditors during completion of the audits.
  • Responsible for VAT and Tax for group companies.
  • Mentor and develop finance team members, creating a culture of continuous
  • Implement financial policies and procedures that enhance internal controls and improve efficiency of financial processes.


Financial Controller person specification


  • Ideally qualified accountant with financial accounting and reporting experience.
  • Advanced Excel ability and excellent software skills.
  • Ambitious, self improver.
  • Good people leadership skills with the ability to develop others.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Adapt and embrace change.




An excellent opportunity to join a fast paced business in an important role.


As well as the salary there are 25 days annual leave (plus bank holidays),bonus, private medical provisions and additional intangible benefits.


If this role is not quite right for you but you know someone who might be suitable, be sure to make use of our Candidate Referral Scheme.


Bowen Eldridge Recruitment is acting as a Finance Recruitment agency.

Tagged as: Budgeting, Finance Business Partner, qualified accountant


Job Overview

  • Date Posted: Posted 3 weeks ago
  • Expiration date: 24th July 2024
  • Location: Swansea / hybrid
  • Job Title: Financial Controller
  • Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 + bonus
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