UK Financial Controller

Location: Polegate, East Sussex


Veritek provides multi-disciplined technical services to a wide range of business sectors and customers. Drawing on 30 years’ experience of award-winning service, we provide installation, maintenance and support solutions to equipment manufacturers and end users. Our areas of operations include Photo Imaging, Printing, Graphics, Healthcare, Ophthalmic and Digital Cinema.

We are seeking an experienced Financial Controller (ACCA, CIMA or ACA qualified) to manage (and develop where required) the strong financial controls of the UK business. Reporting to the Group Financial Controller, the expectation will be to provide accurate and timely financial information with supporting analysis and commentary, maintaining the Company’s financial accounting records, and managing and motivating the UK finance team.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Ensuring a strong financial control environment is demonstrated, protecting the company’s assets.
  • Maintaining accurate financial records via ownership of Company balance sheet and reconciliations.
  • Delivering timely and accurate FLASH and management accounts and other business performance reports as required to the senior management team, providing a commentary that demonstrates a full understanding and sense check of the numbers via a strong commercial awareness, and an analytical approach.
  • Managing the cash flows of the business
  • Preparation and submission of accurate statutory accounts / HMRC returns / tax returns etc ahead of deadline, and ensuring that payments are made on time.
  • Assisting in the production of the Annual Budget, and forecasts.
  • Preparing annual statutory accounts and liaising with external auditors
  • Managing the UK finance team


Successful candidates will possess: 

  • ACCA, CIMA or ACA qualified
  • At least three years’ supervisory experience a Finance Management position.
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel
  • A proactive, challenging approach
  • Excellent people management skills.
  • Influencing skills
  • The ability to coach and mentor
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels.
  • Effective time management of self and direct reports.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail and quality
  • Full, clean driving license


Please apply with the following:

  • A covering letter explaining how you meet the above requirements.
  • An up to date Curriculum Vitae


All applications should be directed to – for attention of Michelle Walters (Head of Group HR).