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Financial Controller

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    £40000 - £50000 per annum

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    Magpie Recruitment

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    22 days ago

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Financial Controller

If you have financial services or Financial Controller experience and are looking for an exciting new opportunity in Birmingham, we have just the role for you! Magpie Recruitment is helping a digital financial and technical services company find a talented and preferably French-speaking Financial Controller to work with colleagues in Paris and provide timely and accurate financial support to the business.

This Birmingham-based Financial Controller role comes with a favourable salary of £40k-£45k and an excellent benefits package.

Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, you will be preparing and analysing month-end accounts and managing cash collection. You will also be preparing statements reconciliations and the company's cash flow forecasts.

Your Group Financial Controller duties will include:

  • Managing taxes declarations and VAT declarations
  • Preparing annual Financial Statements in conjunction with the Chief Financial Officer
  • Managing external auditors and their queries
  • Providing ad hoc advice and information on queries, including changes to relevant accounting standards
  • Assisting in regular forecasting and the budgeting process


To succeed in this flexible Financial Controller role, you will need to be a newly qualified accountant with at least 3 years of experience. You should also be able to work with total autonomy on the production of statutory accounts and consolidation packages.

Additional requirements include:

  • Excellent accounting skills
  • Good knowledge of SAP and advanced Microsoft Office skills, particularly Excel
  • A high level of attention to detail
  • Ability to work with remote management
  • Proactive and excellent decision-making skills

If this Financial Controller job in Birmingham sounds like the right career opportunity for you, please get in touch with Magpie Recruitment today