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Head of Finance

Head of Finance and Central Services
Dunfermline / Flexible
£40,000 – £50,000

Do you know charity finance inside and out? Do you get a buzz from helping others to understand it too? Do you want to work with a fab team in a beautiful location with trees, wildlife, and young people developing skills for life outside your office window? You might just be exactly who we’re looking for.

You’ll be a professionally qualified Accountant with knowledge and experience of charity accounting.  You’ll provide senior financial counsel to the Senior Leadership Team, work closely with our volunteer treasurer and have credibility to advise our Trustees.  You’ll be a people leader, experienced at managing and motivating staff.

You’ll make sure that financial reporting is carried out to a professional standard and in line with OSCR charity and statutory regulations for finance.  You’ll provide advice and guidance to budget holders and work with senior managers to provide accurate information so we can make the best decisions.

Your accounting experience will include producing management accounts, analysing across budgets, technical and analytical skills, and you’ll be used to working at a strategic level.  You’ll be a qualified accountant.  You will have experience of Xero, management accounts preparation, year-end accounts preparation, budgeting, VAT returns and knowledge of accountancy processes, statutory requirements and charity regulations in Scotland.

We’re a charity and membership organisation.  You’ll be passionate about the work we do helping young people to become the best they can be.  You will enjoy forming relationships and working with our amazing volunteers and always on the lookout for where we can make the biggest difference.

For a confidential discussion contact Debbie Shields or Kate Kennedy at our recruitment partners, Aspen People, on 0141 212 7555.

Please view the Job Pack by CLICKING HERE.

Closing date for applications: 9am on Monday 14th November 2022

Interviews will be held on Friday 18th November 2022