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Financial Controller

A fantastic and exciting opportunity has arisen for an ambitious Financial Controller to join us.

  • Company: The Property Buying Company
  • Location: 4 Deighton Close, Wetherby, LS22 7GZ
  • Apply: CLOSED

A fantastic and exciting opportunity has arisen for an ambitious Financial Controller to join us. Are you ambitious and have the energy and initiative to lead the company through its next phase of growth? Are you feeling stifled in your current job and seeking a role that can not only offer you fantastic career progression, (potentially leading to CFO status) but will enable you to ‘flex your wings’ in the financial and business arena, if so, then why haven’t you already applied to us?

As an organisation, we buy property throughout the UK. Specialising in quick sales, where we exchange keys for cash, working to any timescale that may be required. There are many reasons individuals may need to sell their house quickly, and the purpose of The Property Buying Company is to offer a service that can achieve this for them in an upfront and honest way. At the same time, we aim to break down any preconceptions of house buying companies to deliver a service that is unparalleled in the industry.

We seek a commercially astute, business minded, and entrepreneurial individual who wants to participate, drive and already successful company even further. For the benefit of the development of the company and its growth, you will work closely with the Board, Directors and Senior Management on complex projects by adding input from a business and accounting perspective.

So, what have you got to do?

Responsible for managing the finance function within the company, your primary role will be to produce the monthly and annual statutory accounts for The Property Buying Company Ltd and its other group of companies.

Your key interfaces will include all internal department and colleagues, managers, external investors, external counterparties, and vendors. You will also be responsible for responding to queries and notifying relevant parties of payments being made and received.

What we expect

We expect you to be fully qualified ACCA / CIMA / ACA with a minimum of 6 years’ experience in an accounting role, (however talk to us if you don’t match this category exactly).

It is essential that you have gained experience of producing full monthly accounts and have knowledge/experience of intercompany accounting and reporting. Experience of mergers and acquisitions would be useful.

It is preferable you will have relevant industry experience and have dealt with auditors and managed audit requirements.

Knowledge of SAGE accounting software would be desirable as well as exposure to pensions and payroll (although not essential). General duties include tax planning, credit control function, overseeing monthly payment to staff and partners via external partners, monitoring and reporting on short and long-term cash flow forecasts.

How to apply


  • 30 days annual leave including Bank Holidays
  • Free on-site gym
  • Free parking
  • Annual performance based bonus
  • Commitment to training and development
  • Excellent career prospects and opportunities for progression
  • Staff social events
  • Working in state-of-the-art-offices
  • Pension

Prefer to call? Call the number highlighted below and ask for our recruitment team.

0800 024 8444

How much can you get from our we buy any house service?

Complete a few details to see if your property qualifies and get a cash offer – remember we buy any property, in any condition, in any location!

5 simple steps to having your property sold!

Our quick (but thorough) 5 step sale process means we can buy your house fast and at a great price

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  • 01.

    Check to see if your property is eligible check now

  • 02.

    Receive an offer from us within 24 hours

  • 03.

    We’ll visit your property & formalise our offer

  • 04.

    We’ll instruct solicitors and pay all fees

  • 05.

    Exchange contracts & complete as usual

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Why choose us as your cash house buyers?

We’re one of the leading we buy any house UK companies for residential/commercial property and land in England and Wales. We buy using our own cash house buying facility meaning we can offer the best prices in our industry and complete the sale quicker than anyone else.

Your options Average sale length Typical cost to you
The Property Buying Company 2-3 weeks £0.00
Other House Buying Companies 2-10 weeks £1000
Property Auction 6-10 weeks £2500-£5000
Online Estate Agents 16-52 weeks £1000(upfront)-£5000
Estate Agents 16-52 weeks £5000

Unlike most of the other options available to you, we are not a broker or middle man, meaning you skip the fees and get a sale quickly and easily.

The Property Buying Company is registered with the Property Ombudsman and is a member of the National Association of Property Buyers

National Association of Property Buyers The Property Ombudsman

Properties bought by us
for cash


Of our own money spent buying
property for cash

2-3 weeks

Average time taken from initial offer
to completion