Financial Controller Reviews
Q: What is it like working as a Financial Controller?
"How Much Overtime And Lack Of Ability To Take Time Off."
Have someone that has at least some cross-training so you can take a decent vacation.
If you love accounting, be careful of how far you advance. Upper management is less about accounting and more about managing people.
"I Am Enjoying My Work And Loving My Job."
Pros: I like to prepare financial and MIS reports.
Cons: Still would like to grow in this field.
"Fortunate favors the brave."
Pros: Culture of momentum, good people, mind provoking situations that make me think on my feet everyday, problem solving.
Cons: The inefficiencies in some areas, the slow systems.
"Stay industry focussed."
Specialise and stay focused.
Learn to be a good trainer and to delegate wisely.