Financial Controller

  • Job Reference: 00000975-1
  • Date Posted: 26 March 2021
  • Recruiter: Lusona Consultancy (Group) Limited
  • Location: Glasgow
  • Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: up to £40000
  • Sector: Finance & Revenue, Head Office Support, Executive
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Financial Controller – Glasgow  

Salary up to £40k  

Lusona is delighted to be working with Direct Flooring on a retained assignment to source suitable applicants for the post of Financial Controller. Reporting to the Company Directors, the successful applicant will oversee the day-to-day management of the finance function.  

The main duties will include:  

  • Implementation of a new cloud-based accounting system (likely to be Xero) 

  • Dealing with all aspects of the company’s finances with the assistance of one junior member of staff 

  • Ensuring processing of all transactions 

  • Reconciliations of the bank account and other key balance sheet accounts 

  • Reporting to the directors on sales and margin performance 

  • Dealing with VAT return preparation and submission 

  • Preparing quarterly management accounts for the bank  

  • Preparation of required information for the year end accounts for provision to the company’s external accountants 

  • Arranging supplier payments 

  • Liaising with French Duncan’s payroll team to ensure staff wages are paid 

  • Other adhoc tasks as required by the directors 


We would like to hear from Accountants with a track record of working in a fast-paced environment who have previously worked for an owner managed business. If you are interested in this role, please click ‘Apply’.