Controller Skills for your CV in the Financial Services Industry

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Controller Skills List in the Financial Services Industry

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Controller role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Controller job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 26% of Controller job descriptions contained credit control as a required skill.

Skills

Popularity

credit control
26%
finance
23%
financial controller
23%
credit
19%
acca
15%
cima
15%
aca
12%
accountant
12%
qualified accountant
8%
collections
8%
controller
8%
credit controller
8%
finance manager
8%
ledger
8%
relationship management
4%
finance coordinator
4%
invoice finance
4%
reporting
4%
finance supervisor
4%
reconciliation
4%
accounts receivable
4%
xero
4%
group finance officer
4%
debts
4%
sales ledger
4%
accounting
4%
hr
4%
interpersonal skills
4%
saas
4%
management accountant
4%
microsoft office
4%
payments
4%
london
4%
sales
4%
customer service
4%
calls
4%
debt advisor
4%
cash collections
4%
conditions
4%
fca
4%
debt
4%
debtors
4%
finance support
4%
cash collection
4%
accounts coordinator
4%
ms office
4%
cash management
4%
accounts manager
4%
vlookups
4%
factoring
4%
book keeper
4%
accounts supervisor
4%
cash receipts
4%
bookkeeper
4%
chartered accountant
4%

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