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Based on 2,939 responses, the job of Financial Controller has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.15 out of 5. On average, Financial Controllers are highly satisfied with their job.
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Q: What is it like working as a Financial Controller?

November 2014
Financial Controller:
Always be willing to take on new responsibilities, be a cheerleader for your employees and company, understand that accounting can be interuptive and the more you know about the business, the better you can do your job.
November 2014
"Good office environment & great teamwork with other managers."
Financial Controller:
Pros: Freedom and independence to perform what I need to get things done and support from Managing Director to implement changes.
Cons: Proper communication with our Regional Office and heavy bureacracy.
November 2014
"Company had better direction for the position."
Financial Controller:
December 2014
"Be prepared."
Financial Controller:
Be prepared to bring people skills along with the professional skills.
December 2014
"Know the details."
Financial Controller:
Be organized and be detail oriented. It helps to also have a very good memory.
January 2015
"It's a Good Living But You Won't Get Rich."
Financial Controller:
Work for a large publicly traded company and network as much as possible.
January 2015
"More responsibilities than when initially hired."
Financial Controller:
Many deadlines when you are responsible for all aspects of accounting; high stress but rewarding job.