Head of Finance & Procurement

Posted 6 February by Reed Finance Featured
Reed Finance are directly engaged with a Scottish College in search of a Head of Finance & Procurement. This is an excellent opportunity for qualified accountants who have a proven track record of operational management. This is a permanent assignment which offers an excellent benefits package.

The main purpose of this opportunity is to support Executive and senior leadership teams as well as the regional board relating to financial management. You will be directly responsible for managing the college’s financial and procurement functions.

Role
• Liaising with external auditors and represent the college
• Preparing and delivering operational plans for the finance team
• Supporting the Vice Principal and managing the finance team
• Preparing the annual accounts for the college and subsidiaries
• Responsible for the preparation of operational budgets
• Investigating variances and liaising with college managers where necessary
• Ensuring the proper management of the college’s procurement function, which includes the application of applicable European, UK & Scottish legislation
• Providing training and support for all college staff
• Represent the college at external networking events

Candidate
• Qualified CA
• Knowledge of financial reporting standards
• Excellent communication skills
• Experience of working with banks and financial institutions

If you are interested in this opportunity then please do apply via this advert. To find out further information about the role then please do get in touch with Roddy Mackenzie on 0131 226 3686 or roddy.mackenzie@reedglobal.com

Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business

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