Assistant Financial Controller
at Robert Half International UK

Date Posted: 07/12/2019

Job Description

Ref ID:  06120-0011183313


The Permanent division of Robert Half Finance & Accounting are working exclusively with an instantly recognisable brand to recruit a proactive Assistant Financial Controller to support the growth and performance of the UK business based in Northamptonshire.

Assistant Financial Controller / £50,000 - £60,000 plus car and bonus / Northamptonshire

The Assistant Financial Controller will have the unique opportunity of taking full ownership of the reporting for the UK business while mentoring and supporting a small team.


Working directly for the UK Financial Controller you will provide accurate and timely information on the financial performance of the UK business and supporting the decision-making process. Key responsibilities will include:

  • Produce month end accounts ready for submission
  • Control the balance sheet and ensure accurate recording of all assets and liabilities
  • Monthly reviews of overheads
  • Work with the UK Finance team to support the budgeting and forecasting process
  • Support the transactions team
  • Assist in the preparation of the quarterly board reports
  • Support the Financial Controller in year-end accounts, annual audits


  • Audit trained - ACA or ACCA
  • Strong communication skills - capable of working with both internal and external stakeholders
  • Drive to develop processes and procedures
  • Strong Excel knowledge
  • Able to work within tight deadlines
  • Results orientated, with a desire succeed
  • It would also be desirable to have line management or supervisory experience

The Company

Our client is at the forefront of their industry and are an employer of choice.

Salary & Benefits

The role of Assistant Financial Controller is paying between £50,000 - £60,000 plus car excellent bonus and a strong career path.

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