Financial Controller - £35k-£40k - Liverpool

£35,000 - £40,000 yearly
  • Recruit UK
  • Liverpool, UK
  • 19/07/2021
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Job Title: Financial Controller

Industry: Finance

Location: Liverpool

Salary: £35,000 – £40,000

Job Reference: 15447

Job Description:

Recruit UK is working on an excellent opportunity for a Financial Controller in Liverpool to join a fast-growing Finance Company.

Our client is a recently established bridging loan company that prides itself on its efficiency, transparency, and speed of delivery. The company is already highly profitable and led by Director entrepreneurs who have already been successful in this industry in previous businesses.

The Company provides short-term asset-backed loans on a commercial basis to borrowers who predominantly operate within the UK property sector.

The Company has laid down strong foundations for the 2021/2022 financial year in which its aim is to continue increasing the size of its loan book. In order to do this, the Company is seeking to recruit a Chartered Accountant as a Financial Controller, for an immediate start.

Financial Controller role:

Reporting to the Directors, the ideal candidate will be responsible for assisting all of the financial preparation required for the business to operate efficiently such as; detailed cash flows and analysis, liaising with investors and borrowers and providing financial information when required, liaising with auditors in the preparation of quarterly and annual accounts,

financial schedules and statement producing and general back-office maintenance and filling.

They intend to grow significantly and want their Financial Controller to be capable of leading the business in all aspects of reporting internally and handling day-to-day requirements where appropriate. The role will grow rapidly as they grow as a business.


  • Competitive starting salary of up to £40,000
  • Great progression and personal development
  • Supportive working environment

Experience required:

  • Ideally 3 years post qualification experience preferably but not essentially within professional services/lending environment.
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills with an ability to communicate effectively with people at all organizational levels of the Company, its customers, and external professional team
  • Ability to work unsupervised and to influence change.
  • Excellent written and oral presentation skills with high levels of analysis
  • A real ability to self-start, prioritize and work to tight delivery timelines

Knowledge required:

  • Chartered – CIMA or ACCA or equivalent qualifications
  • Operational / Financial Management Accounting Experience

About Recruit UK:

As specialists in financial services recruitment, we bring unique expertise, insight, and connections, whether you are looking for a new job or are trying to fill a role. We have a reach of more than 100,000 financial services connections. Right now, Recruit UK is pleased to be working with a fast-growing Finance Company based in Liverpool on a Financial Controller role.