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The corporate manager responsible for the firm's accounting activities. Sometimes referred to as the contoller (which means the same thing).


The chief accountant in a company or government. The controller is the head of the accounting department and is responsible for financial and managerial accounting. He/she helps management interpret and appropriately respond to accounting data. A controller is also called a comptroller.


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Ms Kirk joined Calthorpe Estates in 2005 on a maternity cover contract as financial controller and was retained by the company at the end of the term - she was previously finance director at Intrum Justitia.
I believed the financial controller had an obligation to supply me with information even though it transpired Whyte had told him not to.
He was praised by judges for his "tenacity, focus and drive" in rising from financial assistant to financial controller in just four years.
On the face of it, the financial controller position advertised above might appear to be a non-strategic, process-orientated role.
In her new role she is responsible for managing the group's eight regional financial controllers, vehicle administration, tax and payroll services and will assist finance director Robert Forrester.
Julie's financial background includes work with the Midland Bank and American Express, while immediately prior in joining Foodex she spent two years as financial controller for a group of nursing homes.
Rolando got to know the financial controller of the hotel and asked for the opportunity to show what he could do.
High-flyers such as Andy Hornby, CEO of Retail Banking at HBOS--recently appointed non-executive director at GUS at 37--may be the exceptions, but a review of the average ages of CIMA members--chairman, 58; non-executive director, 57; CEO, 49; CFO, 46; financial controller, 42--shows that the cream of the crop are still young(ish).
Handed in on 21 June, the Annual Report of the European Commission's Financial Controller highlights key achievements during the period 1 January 1999 to 30 April 2000.
We originally wrote the program in VB6, with Crystal Reports XI as an embedded report generator," said Sander van Leussen, Assistant Financial Controller at NH Hoteles.
Tenders are invited for Providing one number diesel driven Ambassador car /Tata Indica or equivalent car on hire basis for the official use of Financial Controller / CO Financial Controller / CO /Mettur Thermal Power Station II for the period of 365 Days from the date of commencement of work for the year 2015 2016.
M2 EQUITYBITES-April 28, 2014-Greif names David Lloyd and Chris Luffler as VP and corporate financial controller and VP and business managerial controller respectively

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