Finance Controller Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Accountancy (qualified)

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Finance Controller Skills List in Accountancy (qualified)

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Finance Controller role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Finance Controller job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 50% of Finance Controller job descriptions contained financial controller as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

financial controller
50%
finance
25%
financial planning
25%
management accounts
17%
financial management
17%
finance manager
17%
financial reporting
17%
commercial finance
17%
fmcg
9%
investment decisions
9%
accountant
9%
financial transactions
9%
accounts payable
9%
analysis
9%
commercial
9%
budgeting
9%
controller
9%
general ledger
9%
forecasting
9%
advanced excel
9%
management accountant
9%
accounting
9%
business partner support
9%
supply chain
9%
internal controls
9%
financial analysis
9%
bilingual
9%
month end close
9%
reporting
9%
payroll
9%
aca
9%
treasury
9%
acca
9%
budget management
9%
cima
9%
finance controller
9%

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