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Vice Principal Finance, Strategy and Sustainability

Dumfries and Galloway College
Vice Principal of Finance, Strategy and Sustainability
c. £80k

Dumfries and Galloway College is in beautiful South-west Scotland, the gateway to three countries – Scotland, England and Ireland; the perfect location to learn, live and explore.

The College’s approach to learning reflects our rural locality, the local economy and the changing patterns of lifestyles. As a major employer and a dynamic rural learning institution, we have strongly embraced the ‘digital’ revolution s and its many forms are fast becoming the basis of our organisation’s operations and academic delivery.

We are moving into an exciting stage of our development, building on the successes of the past and driving forward to achieve our aspiration of becoming “an outstanding regional college”.  We are on a transformation journey as set out in our strategic plan, Ambition 2025.

We are working together with Aspen People to appoint a new Vice Principal of Finance Strategy and Sustainability. This role will be responsible for the strategic development and inspirational leadership of all aspects of the estates, finance, governance functions of the College and responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of our Stranraer Campus.

The ideal candidate will have a relevant accountancy qualification. They will also have experience of strategy development and implementation and of commercially focused growth planning and delivery.

Further information on the position and the College can be found at

For a confidential discussion please contact Donogh O’Brien, Katharine Price or Lauren Crichton on 0141 212 7555.

To apply please submit your CV and supporting letter (together in one document).

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