Salary:

£45000 - 50000 / annum

Location:

Edinburgh

Date posted:

3rd July 2019

Employment type:

Permanent

Job reference:

06470-0011050072

Staffing area:

Accounting and Finance


Description

Robert Half are working in partnership with The Law Society of Scotland to recruit a Head of Finance to be based at their centrally located offices on Morrison Street in Edinburgh.

The Law Society of Scotland is the professional governing body for Scottish Solicitors. It promotes excellence among Solicitors through the support and regulation of its members, while also promoting the interests of the public in relation to the profession.

The duties of the Head of Finance will include:

  • Management of a team of 3 staff
  • Responsible for the production of monthly management accounts
  • Business Partnering with budget holders to explain complex finance terminology in easy to understand terms
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Preparation of annual statutory accounts

To be considered for this role, we require candidates with the following:

  • Recognised professional accountancy qualification
  • Previous experience of managing staff within a finance or audit function
  • Strong communication and business partnering skills
  • Strong IT skills, experienced in use of accounting software

In return the successful applicant can expect the following benefits:

  • Annual salary within the region of £45,000 - £50,000
  • 25 days' annual leave rising to 30 after 5 years' service
  • Employer pension contributions of between 7-10%
  • Healthcare cash plan scheme
  • Family friendly; basic 35 hours per week with flexi-time system in operation

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms: https://www.roberthalf.co.uk/privacy-notice



Edinburgh

Level 3, Ardmore House,
40 George Street
Edinburgh
EH2 2LE
gb
0131 220 2171
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