An opportunity to join the Theatre's leadership team, leading its accounting function.

We are currently looking to recruit a unique individual to work within our iconic organisation at the very heart of Coventry’s community.

As Financial Controller you will have responsibility for ensuring the Theatre and its subsidiaries’ statutory accounting processes, controls, and records are managed in accordance with professional standards while being responsive to the needs of internal and external stakeholders, including budget holders, funding providers, partners, and senior management.

We require a professional and committed ACCA or CIMA qualified Accountant to lead the small finance team and to take ownership of the day to day accounting functions of the theatre.

To succeed in this role, you will need a strong background in financial management and be able to demonstrate significant experience in the production of annual budgets, quarterly management accounts, production of various financial reports as well as year-end statutory accounts.

Good knowledge of taxation issues and strong financial analysis skills are a must and ideally, we would like to see experience in managing diverse funding sources and intercompany transactions.

Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, teamed with the ability to adapt quickly to change and work under pressure managing and meeting conflicting deadlines are essential.

Working in such an ambitious and collaborative culture takes passion and as such you will reap many rewards in addition to the competitive salary and benefits package on offer.

For more information or to apply, send your CV to our recruitment partner, Hanson Lawrie Limited via email: