Financial Controller

Location: Chelmsford, Essex Salary: Ben's
Sector: Financial Services Specialism:
Type: Contract Contact: Ben Abbott

UK Financial Controller - 9 month FTC
Location: Essex- Commutable form, Basildon, Romford, Ilford, Enfield, Colchester, Chelmsford etc

You will be responsible for managing a Shared Service team in the UK. The role oversees the Accounts Payable, Credit Management and Cost Accounting teams based in Chelmsford.

A significant business change programme is underway and the team will require steady leadership as a new ERP platform is implemented. The team provides support to UK, France, US and Asia businesses within the Company Corporation.

  • Manage a team of 17 employees, 3 direct reports
  • Manage Shared Service Centre provision of Accounts Payable and Credit Management
  • Manage the Production Accounting and Fixed Assets team
  • Control the month end close for the UK entity
  • Monitoring of and adherence to Sarbanes Oxley controls environment
  • Undertake any adhoc duties as required


  • Qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • Demonstrable management experience with medium-large teams
  • Mutil-Company environment

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