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controller

noun [C] ( also US comptroller)
 
 
/kənˈtrəʊlər/ ( also financial controller) ACCOUNTING
a senior manager who is responsible for preparing a company’s financial reports and making certain that the company’s accounts are regularly checked and correct: The controller must advise on potential acquisitions and business decisions made by the company.
Translations of “controller”
in Korean 관리자…
in Arabic مُراقِب…
in Portuguese controlador, -ora…
in Catalan director, -a…
in Japanese 管理者…
in Italian controllore…
in Chinese (Traditional) 控制者, 管理者, 指揮者…
in Russian контролер, инспектор…
in Turkish kontrolör, kontrol memuru…
in Chinese (Simplified) 控制者, 管理者, 指挥者…
in Polish kierownik…
(Definition of controller from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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