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Financial Controller

28th August 2023

Job title: Financial Controller

Reporting to: CEO

Do you want to work with a passionate team to support the delivery of digital solutions to support education in prison?

At Coracle, we believe that Digital Literacy is a right. We believe that digital skills open up new opportunities and we want to help every prisoner increase their digital know-how to improve their life chances.

We are looking for people who are proactive, intellectually capable and have the resilience and ability to work under pressure, to absorb ideas quickly and are happy to work with minimal supervision whilst delivering a high degree of accuracy.

The Financial Controller we’re looking for will be an ambitious person in the early stages of their journey within finance management. Working directly with the Senior Leadership Team and liaising with our accountants, this role gives an opportunity to work within a high growth company to help maintain and manage Coracle’s financial health and provide clarity through projects and forecasting.

If you think you have the ability and the desire, please apply by forwarding your CV and covering letter to jobs@coracleinside.com

Responsibilities & accountabilities

  • Bookkeeping
  • Reconciliation
  • Invoice management
  • Payroll
  • Credit control
  • Collections
  • Cash and facility management
  • Financial reporting
  • Projections
  • Cash-flow/forecasting
  • P&L reporting (incl monthly accounts)


  • Level 2 - 3 AAT certified (or equivalent)
  • Worked in an accounts department
  • Ideally familiar with working in a technology / software company
  • Double-entry bookkeeping


  • Deep experience and knowledge of Xero
  • Critical thinking
  • Attention to detail
  • Planning
  • Prioritisation
  • Commitment
  • Positivity
  • Active listening
  • Collaboration
  • Good time management
  • Analytical
  • Critical thinking
  • Adaptability

How to apply

Email your CV and covering letter to jobs@coracleinside.com