Age Scotland is the national charity for older people. We work to improve the lives of everyone over the age of 50 so that they can love later life.
We support and enable hundreds of community and older people’s groups across Scotland. We provide information, friendship and advice through our free helpline and publications. We tackle loneliness and isolation with our Community Connecting Service and much more.
A great career opportunity has arisen for an experienced Finance Manager.
In this ‘hands on’ role, the Finance manager will be a highly capable accountant bringing leadership to the operational running of the finance function. As a strong team leader, the Finance Manager will report to the Director of Finance and develop and lead the finance team who are equipped and empowered to bring financial guidance to the organisation at every level in line, with Age Scotland’s culture and values.
Clear systematic thinking and resolute leadership will be essential to influence and support the ongoing development of efficient and effective financial management in an increasingly diverse organisation.
Supporting the Director of Finance to drive efficiencies throughout the organisation, the Finance Manager will be a critical friend and play a crucial role in applying rigorous methodology across the finance dept and the wider organisation.
We are looking for a Qualified (CCAB/CIMA) accountant with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in an equivalent role. You must be able to demonstrate excellent attention to detail, written and verbal communication skills, together with a good working knowledge of current accounting software systems.