Financial Controller

Location Edinburgh
Discipline: Commerce & Industry
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Vanessa Tomba

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01312405281
Job ref: 134990
Published: 20 days ago
Expiry date: 17 Jun 2024 00:59

Change Accountancy and Finance are partnering with a well-established Edinburgh business, to recruit a Financial Controller to join their team. Our client is looking for a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) with experience in managing a team, covering month end close and working with the business at senior leadership.

Core duties include:

  • Taking a lead in working with the business to prepare and produce month end accounts with commentary and analysis
  • Lead in month end accounts delivery with a focus internal and external reporting
  • Balance sheet review and commentary, picking up with a range of operational stakeholders to understand movements
  • Lead on value add insight and identifying areas of improvement
  • Oversight of postings and adjustments for the team, ensuring ledger sign off at month end


Key skills and experience:

  • Qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) with 5+ years PQE
  • Strong hands on management accounting and month end experience
  • Previous experience managing a finance function
  • Strong communicator, with track record of delivering financial information to non-finance stakeholders
  • Previous experience within an SME highly beneficial


Salary banding up to £70k, DOE plus benefits. Hybrid working week offered.