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Management Accountant

  • Full time
  • £31,208 – £36,621
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 28th June 2022

  • Advertised from 10th June 2022
  • 35 hours per week
  • Ref No: CS22/03


You join us at an exciting time as we continue to play our part in helping Scotland's children and families recover from the impact of the Covid 19 pandemic. We are a dynamic charity focussed on leading transformational change for children so that they stay safe, happy and well in their own families and communities.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a busy finance team which is going through a period of change and development.

The main duties and responsibilities include:

  • Preparation of costings for funding bids and tenders
  • Month end reconciliations and overhead allocations
  • Preparation of monthly management accounts
  • Assist in the budgeting and forecasting process
  • Reviewing existing procedures and seeking efficiencies
  • Implementation and monitoring of financial controls

To be considered for this opportunity you must:

  • Part/Fully Qualified Accountant (ICAS, ACA, ACCA, CIMA etc.)
  • Month-end and management accounts experience
  • Have a strong aptitude for analysing financial data
  • Strong excel skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Package Includes:

  • Full Time, 35-hour week
  • Hybrid working, 2/3 Days in the Office
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • 40 days leave entitlement
  • Company pension

If you have previous experience of working in a finance department, are enthusiastic and motivated we’d love to hear from you.

Application notes

Closing date: 28th June at noon.

It is anticipated that interviews will be held the week commencing 4th July.

For further information and to apply, please visit

Children 1st has a long tradition of valuing and involving sessional and volunteer workers. To find out more about volunteering with us, please visit our website.

The selection process will include seeking PVG Scheme/Disclosure information.

Children 1st is the working name of the Royal Scottish Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Children. Registered Charity No: SC 016092

Equal opportunities matter to Children 1st