Financial Controller

Financial Controller

  • Location

    Maidenhead, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Senior Appointments

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  • Salary:

    £65000 - £75000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Miles Gallagher

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


Financial Controller - Maidenhead - £65,000-£75,000 + Bonus + Benefits



Wade Macdonald are currently recruiting for a Financial Controller for a £30million turnover business that is expected to double in size over the next two years. Based near Maidenhead, our client offers a fast paced, fun place to work where the values of the company are lived every day.

The Role: The Financial Controller is responsible for managing the finance department and all of the department's outputs. The expanding finance department currently consists of 8 people together with some responsibility for the Financial Administrators based in each of my client's sites. The role is based in the Head Office in Maidenhead and has high visibility and responsibility to the Directors and the rest of the Senior Management Team.

Key Responsibilities:

Monthly Accounts, Finance Pack and Finance Meetings

  • Manage the month end close process
  • Timely and accurate production of the home and group accounts
  • Review monthly accounts with Home and Regional Managers identifying areas for both financial and operational performance improvement
  • Prepare Financial Pack for inclusion in the Board Pack



  • Update forecasts on a monthly basis
  • Lead the budget process
  • Meet with Home Manager's to discuss and agree key assumptions

  • Model financial assumptions

  • Review and agree budgets with senior management


Finance Team Management/Development

  • Manage Finance Team to ensure all reporting requirements are met
  • Develop team members
  • Lead recruitment process
  • Continually strive to improve processes and efficiency

Key Skills/Competencies: Qualified (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) Accountant with at least 4-5 years post qualified experience with in a fast growing multi-site / construction or service related industry. Previous team management is essential.



Financial Controller - Maidenhead - £65,000-£75,000 + Bonus + Benefits


Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.