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Financial Controller

  • West Lothian
  • £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
  • Permanent

In this role you will have full responsibility for Finance Operations (AP, AR), Management Accounting, Financial Control, Balance Sheet Control, Annual Audit and generally play a role managing all aspects of company finances in support of the Finance Director.


This is suitable for a fully-qualified accountant with at least 5 years post-qualifying experience, excellent people management skills and experience of a broad role supporting leadership with accounting and finance information.


Your role will include:



  • Management Accounting: budgeting, forecasting, and planning activities as well as reporting on performance with variance analysis and commentary.

  • External reporting: Managing the annual audit, external company filings and liaising with HMRC, you will also have relationships with bankers and other providers.

  • Finance operations: You will have prior experience of managing AP and AR staff, of working with accounting staff and broadly able to handle direct reports.

  • Financial controls: P&L reporting, balance sheet control, developing financial controls and generally having a handle on financial information.


This is a broad role in support of senior leadership.


To be considered for this role you will have the following skills and experience:



  • Qualified Accountant: You will hold a full professional accounting membership and at least 5 years post-qualifying experience.

  • People leadership: You will have prior experience of staff management including recruitment, training, development, and growth of staff.

  • Change & Transformation: You will have experience of having improved systems, processes, and ways of working.

  • External and Internal Finance: You will have had experience of Management Accounting, Financial Accounting, and external Statutory Reporting.


To find out more please apply with your CV and contact details, our experienced consultant will ring you for a confidential discussion.


Eden Scott offers the services of an employment agency for the placement of permanent staff and acts as an employer in the delivery of temporary and interim solutions.

Paul Buchan
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Paul Buchan
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07792 485 141 0131 550 1121