Senior Financial Controller

This position reports directly to the CEO giving you complete visibility of the business. With ambitious growth and expansion forecasted, it’s a realistic possibility that this role could develop into a Finance Director position. To be considered for this opportunity, you must be a qualified accountant with post qualifying experience and have a proven track record of operating at senior management level. Exposure to global finance, the technology sector and/or a high growth SME would be advantageous.

On Offer

The role of Senior Financial Controller will offer a competitive salary and benefits package including pension & private healthcare. The office premises are based just outside Edinburgh city centre with parking facilitates available on site.

You will be involved in, but not restricted to, the following duties:

  Managing a small finance team including AP, AR and payroll functions

  Providing financial guidance, direction and governance to the Board

  Building relationships with internal and external stakeholders

  Production and presentation of monthly reporting packs

  Ability to challenge and explain variances

  Managing high value & business critical projects including costings

  Budget setting & monitoring

  Short, medium and long term forecasting

  Cashflow analysis

  Ensuring adherence with statutory regulations and returns

  Taxation and VAT returns

  Managing R&D tax credits

  Managing intercompany agreements and payments including transfer pricing

  Overseeing systems development including a major ERP implementation project


To be considered for this opportunity you must have the following experience:

  Qualified accountant with post qualifying experience

  Proven track record of operating as part of a senior management team

  Experience of operating within the global finance market, the technology sector and/or a high growth SME would be advantageous but not essential

  ERP systems implementation would be advantageous  

  Ability to engage and influence senior internal & external stakeholders

  Exceptional verbal and written communication skills


All third-party applications will be forwarded to iMultiply.