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Contract

Head of Finance

Application Deadline:
27 September 2022 at 19:00:00

Location

Remote* (working from home) or office-based Edinburgh.

Full-time

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39 hours per week

About the Role

Due to the retirement of our Head of Finance, we are seeking a qualified, experienced, and enthusiastic new colleague to join us in this key role.

If you wish to have an informal discussion, please contact HR at recruitment@actiongroup.org.uk and we will organise for the CEO or our Head of Digital and People to contact you.

Interviews are expected to be held on 7th October 2022 in Edinburgh.

Salary

£51,673 – £55,984 per annum


Note: If home-based, you will be required to attend regular meetings in person (Not digital) in Edinburgh and the Lothians, which are required for the role and as part of the senior leadership of the organisation.

Requirements

Although this role is “all about the money, money, money”… it is also all about the people we support. If you want to feel that you do a job that matters to the lives of people with support needs, please join us in making a difference every day to individuals, families and to yourself too.


We are looking for a qualified, skilled, and enthusiastic colleague to lead our Finance and payroll teams.


Our Payroll and finance teams are crucial to the success of the organisation and to the quality of service internally and externally to colleagues, supported people and customers.

As part of the Senior Leadership team, you will also be part of the Business planning and strategy of the organisation.


We are a strong, supportive, and forward-thinking organisation and you will have autonomy, as well as support from the CEO and your colleagues. If you are a skilled, qualified, and experienced Finance leader, with attention to detail skills and the ability to lead changes to improve what we do, please apply to join us.

Applying Information

Benefits

To apply, please read the job description and complete the application form.

 

Do you have questions before applying? Send us an email to recruitment@actiongroup.org.uk.

 

Please send your completed application, self-declaration and equal opportunities forms to recruitment@actiongroup.org.uk.

Pension

Good annual leave entitlements

24/7 employee assistance programme, with access to free legal advice and counselling

TAG Rewards – our exclusive discounts and savings programme

Travel time payable where applicable

Ongoing support, training and development opportunities

Mileage allowance where applicable

Equality Network, Diversity and Inclusion Events

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

The Action Group is an Investors in People Platinum Award winning organisation, and we demonstrate our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion by being a Disability Confident Leader and a proud Stonewall Diversity Champion.

Disability Confident Leader

We particularly welcome applications from disabled candidates, who will be invited to interview if they meet the minimum criteria for the job.  If you feel that you fit this criteria, then please make us aware of this in writing when you apply.

Stonewall Silver Employer 2022

To ensure our workforce reflects the diversity of our clients as well as the communities in which we live and work, we encourage and welcome applications from everyone regardless of sex, sexual orientation and gender identity. We are an organization which values people of all faiths, religions, disabilities, ages and ethnicities and believe our differences are our strengths.  For more information, please contact our Equality Network: equality@actiongroup.org.uk.

*Equality

Some posts are covered by exemptions listed in schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010.

Privacy

We value the privacy of our job applicants.  To find out more, please read our privacy statement.

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