Job Description

Financial Controller

MacKenzie King are representing a modern and dynamic financial services organisation in Ipswich in the recruitment of a Financial Controller. This is an exciting opportunity for a qualified Accountant seeking a varied and progressive management role.

Duties will include:

  • Production of monthly management accounts including P&L, balance sheet and appropriate analysis
  • Oversee production of month end reconciliations and ensure delivery of the EMEA monthly balance sheet reporting pack
  • Create monthly and annual reports to identify results, trends, and financial forecasts
  • Management of cash flow forecast process
  • To advise, question and where appropriate to challenge risks and threats to profit centre plans
  • Regularly review the actual and target operating model and seek to implement improvements at all times
  • Responsibility for financial forecasting and budgetary control
  • Analysis of revenue and expenditure data in business planning
  • Assist with ad hoc projects as necessary
  • Liaise and collaborate with external auditing services and divisional finance team to ensure completion of annual audit and delivery of statutory accounts
  • Manage the development of the Accounts Assistant to ensure their personal and professional growth


  • ACA, CIMA or ACCA qualified

Required Skills & Knowledge

  • Experience with working with senior stakeholders
  • Strong problem solving and analysis skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure, prioritise and meet set objectives in tight timescales.

This is a unique opportunity for someone to carry out a broad commercial role in a successful large organisation. The company offers a generous benefits package including 25 days holiday, company pension scheme and holiday buy option. The business supports a flexible approach to office/home working.