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Head of Finance and Resources

Attractive package
This position is now closed to applications.

The Robertson Trust is the largest independent grant-making Trust in Scotland and has a vision to improve the quality of life and realise the potential of the people and communities in Scotland – inspired by the example of their founders, the Robertson Sisters. In the last year it gave away £19M.

The organisation is now looking to recruit a new Head of Finance and Resources.

The role of Head of Finance and Resources is responsible for ensuring that all statutory and management financial reporting requirements for the organisation are met as well as ensuring a robust internal financial control environment is in place and adhered to.

Key responsibilities include appropriately managing all resources for the Trust including property, reviewing and developing the HR and ICT strategy and managing payroll, pension administration and HR systems for 30 members of staff.

Professionally qualified, the successful candidate will have strong charity accounting experience and proven leadership skills. You should be able to demonstrate experience of running financial systems and tools to increase efficiency and effectiveness, and of providing advice and guidance to senior managers. The preferred candidate will have a good understanding of the public and charitable sectors in Scotland.

For more information on the role, organisation and how to apply, please visit

For a confidential discussion please contact Catriona Mackie at Aspen People on 0141 212 7555.

Closing date for applications: Friday 3rd March 2017

To apply please complete the form below and attach your CV and a supporting statement expressing why you are interested in this opportunity and your suitability.

Please note that you will receive an immediate acknowledgement of your application. If you do not receive this please contact Melissa Scholes on 0141 212 7555.