Senior Finance Officer - 1 Year Fixed Term Contract

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Location: The Priory, Canaan Lane, Edinburgh Salary: £33,887.29 Temporary Closing Date: 08/07/2022

Senior Finance Officer – 1 Year Fixed Term Contract

Location: The Priory, Canaan Lane, Edinburgh 

Salary:  £33,887.29

Hours: 37

Reference:  HO24/SFO/WS

As part of the head office team, we exist to support Ark’s mission as a major provider of Housing, Care and Support to people with long term and enduring conditions such as learning disability, mental health issues, dementia and autism. Our aim is to ensure that those who use our services get the very best out of Ark to enable them to live a good life.

As a Senior Finance Officer you will support the Finance Business Partners to deliver key financial and management information to the Care and Support (C&S) Management Team. You will build relationships with the C&S Managers, providing them with relevant information, allowing them to develop their financial understanding and manage their operations successfully. You will demonstrate an inquisitive nature, looking to provide narrative behind financial information such as explaining changes in income against budget, developing and producing monthly KPIs and leading on budget preparations across C&S.

Integral to this role is the provision of accurate and timely financial performance reports, forecasts and budgets. A positive and collaborative approach is required as you will work closely with colleagues within the finance team as well as across the wider organisation.

Please note this is a 1 year Fixed Term contract for maternity cover.

You can download a Recruitment Pack here.

For an informal chat about the opportunity or our hybrid home/office working model please contact to arrange a suitable time.

To apply, please click the Apply Now button.

You can also email us at or call us on 0131 447 9027 to request a paper copy.

Closing date for applications is Friday 8th July 2022

Interview Dates: 14th July & 15th July 2022

Working towards equal opportunities and a diverse workforce.  

Scottish Charity No. SCO15694

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