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Top job! Financial Controller

  • Part time
  • £40,000 – £42,000 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 31st July 2019

  • Advertised from 3rd July 2019
  • Salary depending on experience. 18 hours per week – work pattern to be agreed


Who we are

Alcohol Focus Scotland (AFS) is Scotland’s national alcohol charity, committed to preventing and reducing harm to individuals, families, communities and Scotland as a whole.

Who we are looking for

We are seeking an experienced finance professional to provide comprehensive financial analysis, advice and support to the Chief Executive and Board, and to lead the finance and administration team. As a key part of our Senior Management Team you will have a varied and challenging role, enabling the delivery of AFS’s strategy. Your excellent financial planning, management and accounting skills will be vital in ensuring the continuing good governance of the organisation.

We are looking for a candidate with:

  • Accountancy qualification (CA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent)
  • Minimum of 3 years’ relevant experience
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent IT skills, including proficiency in MS Excel and accounting software packages
  • Experience in supervising and managing staff
  • Ability to work effectively with senior managers and colleagues

What we offer

A competitive salary and benefits package that includes a contributory pension plan, child care voucher scheme, generous annual leave entitlement and other benefits.

Work pattern arrangements agreed with successful candidate, with flexible working opportunities available.

A range of formal and informal training and learning opportunities.

The support of an organisation committed to its operational values.

The satisfaction of working with a skilled and dedicated team to make change happen.

Application notes

To find out more about this role please visit our website or call 0141 572 6700

To apply, please send a CV, the equal opportunities monitoring form and a covering letter including a personal statement showing how your skills and experience meet our criteria to

The closing date for applications is 9 am on Wednesday 31 July 2019

Interviews will be held on Tuesday, 20 August 2019