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Junior Business Controller



Junior Business Controller


Are you a dedicated and customer-oriented business controller who would like to support a dynamic and growing business in the green transformation segment? Would you like to be part of a close knit finance team within a global service business? If so, NKT may have the ideal opportunity for you!

To support our continued intergration in the Applications Business Line of NKT in the United Kingdom, we are looking for a Junior Business Controller to join our Finance team in Runcorn.

In this role you will work close within the Finance Team delivering full month end close for the plant. 
You will be responsible for a number of tasks.  The main areas of responsibility would be:-


  • Supporting the Finance Director to ensure the smooth running of the financial activities.
  • Review and maintain GL accounts ensuring costs are allocated correctly
  • Prepare journal entries for review and posting
  • Inventory checks and reconciling for monthly costings
  • Ensure internal controls are adhered to and monitored, including any compliance reporting to Group Finance.
  • Prepare and review balance sheet account reconciliations
  • Assisting in preparing business and financial analysis
  • Assisting in producing revenue monthly reports
  • Investigate and explain differences in actual vs budget / forecast
  • Provide support for AP & AR when required
  • Providing assistance in the preparation of annual statutory accounts
  • Liaising with Group Finance Department
  • Providing assistance with external auditors as required
  • Undertake any other ad hoc projects assigned by the Finance Director


To be successful in this role you are a team player, fluent in English with excellent written and verbal communication skills. You will have the ability to identify potential risks, and issues and work to a high standard with exceptional attention to detail.  Have an excelent knowledge of MS Excel.  You will be results orientated, productivity driven, accountability and flexibility together with strong analytical skills are a must.


Additionally, your CV includes:-


  • University degree in Business, Finance or Accounting preferred
  • Minimum of 1-3 years of professional experience gained within manufacturing
  • Studying towards a recognised qualification such as CIMA, ACCA, or equivalent would be an advantage


Contact and application


NKT is committed to fostering a diverse organisation and a culture where people from different backgrounds can thrive and are inspired to perform at their best. We believe that a diverse organisation enables sustainable performance, and that an inclusive and welcoming culture makes for a better place to work.


Apply with CV and personal cover letter via the link below.  Closing date for all applications is 9 June 2023. 
Tests can occur in our recruitment processes.  In addition for this role DBS checks will apply.

If you have any questions regarding the position, you are encourgaged to contact the Recruiting Manager, Finance Manager, Amit Patel, or Recruiter, HR Manager, Emma Wilson,  Note that due to the GDPR regulations we cannot accept any applications via e-mail.

We are looking forward ro receiving your application!



About NKT
Offers a broad range of building wire, low- and medium-voltage power cable supporting both safety in the building sector and the European energy transition. NKT markets high-quality products exceeding high customer expectations and has developed ergonomic solutions that are easy to install. Here, you will join a diverse and international organization operating from five main production sites with strong market positions across Europe driven by customer centricity and a growth focus. 

At NKT, we are all Connectors. We connect to develop leading technologies that enable the world’s transition to renewable energy - and we stay connected to grow as people and professionals. As a company, NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology - designing, manufacturing and installing low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions and accessories that support the green transition. NKT is headquartered in Denmark, employs 4,500 people in more than 15 countries, and realized revenue of EUR 2,1 billion in 2022. We connect a greener world.



Posting Date:  13-May-2023

Runcorn, GB, WA7 1PE

Type:  Permanent
Requisition ID:  3444

Job Segment: Sustainability, High Voltage, Energy