Financial Controller

Role Type: Permanent | Location: Norwich | Date Posted: Still Active
Job Reference Number: 1180
Salary: £65,000.00

Keeler Recruitment

Company Overview:

Our client is a privately owned enterprise, with a turnover of £25 million and a dedicated team of 50 staff. Recognised as a leader in their field, this entrepreneurial powerhouse is seeking a Financial Controller to work hand in hand with the Managing Director/Owner. Join a company that values practicality, innovation, and a results-driven approach to success.

Role Overview:

As the Financial Controller, you will be instrumental in overseeing the day-to-day accounting functions, playing a key role in the financial management of the company.  The successful candidate will be hands-on initially, utilising their expertise to streamline processes and contribute to the overall financial strategy.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage day-to-day accounting operations, including accounts payable and receivable, Sage accounts entries, reconciliation, and reporting.
  • Prepare and review financial statements, budgets, and forecasts.
  • Design and implement financial reports for effective decision-making.
  • Coordinate with accountants and auditors to ensure compliance and accurate financial reporting.
  • Oversee payroll processing.
  • Conduct financial analysis, research, and present findings to directors.
  • Drive efficiency improvements and cost savings initiatives.
  • Manage contracts related to insurance, energy, phone, maintenance, etc.
  • Review and report on prospective acquisition targets.
  • Handle VAT/duty matters, including international transactions.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Fully qualified (ACA, ACCA, or CIMA).
  • Previous experience working in a similar-sized business, ideally with international exposure.
  • Flexibility, strong organisational skills, and a high attention to detail.
  • Proactive mindset with the ability to take initiative.

If you are a qualified and experienced Financial Controller, based in Norfolk, looking to join a thriving and entrepreneurial business in Norwich, we are keen to hear from you. 


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Suzi Reilly BEng (Hons)

Associate Director
T: 01603 851840
[email protected]

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