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Top job! Financial Controller

  • Full time
  • £52,497
  • Scotland (Office, Hybrid or Home based)
  • Closing 7th August 2022

  • Advertised from 20th July 2022
  • Hours per week: 36.25
  • Job reference: 001269


Are you an experienced Finance professional with a background in Accounting and experience of establishing and maintaining effective financial management and business support? You could be just who we’re looking for!

​​​​​​​An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our Finance Team as Financial Controller on a full-time, permanent basis. This role can be based in any of our offices, hybrid or home based, however we would need you to have flexibility to occasionally travel across Scotland when needed.

As Financial Controller, you will assist our Finance Director to:-

  • Establish & maintain effective financial management and business support
  • Ensure appropriate financial policies and management information systems are in place to allow Cornerstone to make well informed decisions to ensure ongoing stability & financial growth
  • Prepare annual budgets, monitoring reports, forecasts and annual accounts

​​​​​​​Some of your main responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:-

  • Preparing monthly financial reporting, ensuring it is fit for purpose, developing new reporting where required
  • Preparing monthly written reports analysing performance and mitigation steps where necessary
  • Find solutions to complex funding issues, managing deficits and ensuring that new work taken on does not strain existing limited resources
  • Providing an accounting service to all departments and areas within Cornerstone
  • Coordinating and managing the timely production of accurate and detailed financial information, including management accounts. ​​​​​​

About Us

With over 40 years’ experience delivering great care and support, Cornerstone provides tailored, individual packages of care which focus on enabling people with a variety of needs, including learning disabilities, physical disabilities, autism and complex care needs, to live the best possible life.

We aim to be the best employer in social care in Scotland and would love for you to come and join us. We thrive on teamwork and are passionate about the care and support we provide. If you're looking for a rewarding career where you know you can make a difference, then look no further.

Application notes

To find out more and to apply, please visit our website.

Have any questions? If you'd like to find out more, please contact Lynn Wallace, our Director of Finance at

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to an interview on Tuesday 16th August 2022.

​​​​​​​The successful candidate will be required to go through a standard Disclosure check through Disclosure Scotland.