Financial Controller

Financial Controller

by Paula Evans

Salary: £45k – £60k depending on experience

Location: Lytham St Annes, Lancashire

We have a vacancy for a Financial Controller to manage the finance function and provide a strong financial partnering to the operational areas of the business. .

Job responsibilities

The Financial Controller is a newly created position, reporting to the Finance Director responsible for supervising a small, efficient finance team.

A key responsibility of BIU’s Financial Controller will be to identify and monitor profitable and non-profitable work and the creation of robust processes to regularly monitor the performance of the different functions of the business.

The business has ambitious growth plans and the position would be well suited to an experienced (ACA / ACCA / CIMA qualified) Financial Controller or Finance Manager from an energy / professional services / fee earning environment with the ability to take on projects. Ideally, this will be your third or fourth year post qualification and you’ll be looking for the next step in your career.

The role is viewed as a full time position although reduced /part-time hours will be considered.

Skills and attributes

Our Financial Controller needs to have strong analytical skills and be adept at detailed commercial analysis to advise and challenge budget holders on their efficient allocation of their time and resources. The ability to develop systems and processes to improve management information, efficiency and profitability will be a key objective of this Financial Controller role.

It is paramount that the successful candidate has the gravitas to work with senior members of the team and be able to substitute for the Finance Director in meetings where this is required.

To apply, please forward your CV to