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Director of Finance

This position is now closed to applications.

Aberlour are Scotland’s children’s charity – helping to transform the lives of children, young people and families across Scotland – and we are looking to recruit a new Director of Finance who will join us in our efforts to ensure children have the support they deserve.

Aberlour has a rich history of delivering vital services to vulnerable children, young people and their families. Since our inception as an orphanage in Speyside in 1875 and the formal establishment of Aberlour Child Care Trust in 1976, we have developed a significant reputation for delivering the following services: residential care and fostering, dependency, early years, disability and early intervention youth work. We offer support at the earliest opportunity – giving children the best possible start in life is at the heart of everything we do.

As Director of Finance, you will lead the Finance, Information Services and Property functions in support of the Trust’s activities and people. You will also act as the Company Secretary. To be eligible, you will be a CCAB qualified accountant with financial leadership experience and a good understanding of strategic asset management. We are looking for someone with excellent negotiation and networking skills who can effectively balance the day-to-day needs of services with the long-term financial sustainability of the organisation.

For more information on the role and Aberlour, please visit For a confidential discussion, please contact Catriona Mackie or Donogh O’Brien on 0141 212 7555.

To apply, please complete the short form below and submit your CV and covering letter. If you do not receive an email acknowledgment within 24 hours of submission, please contact Lauren Neil on 0141 212 7555 to ensure it has been received. 

Closing date: 11th November 2016