- Location: Glenrothes
- £46,799 to £51,977 per annum, unknown
- Hours: Full Time
- Contact: Please see description
- Reference: KHA00104
Kingdom Housing Association provides housing and support throughout East Central Scotland. Our Finance team is responsible for the management and organisation of our planned maintenance, major repairs, cyclical maintenance and other building works programmes. The team also carries out monitoring and reporting on the performance of Kingdom’s own in house contractor.
About the Role
This is an exciting opportunity to join our dynamic and highly regarded Finance Team supporting the innovative and progressive Kingdom group of companies. The role will involve working with a small team delivering all the group’s finance functions and working closely with other departments building relationships which deliver the strategic objectives of the organisation.
You should be educated to degree level or equivalent and possess a recognised accounting qualification or be qualified by experience. Relevant experience of managing a team of people in a high pressured environment to produce accurate work is essential. If you have carried out a similar role with another organisation in the social housing sector or another industry, you'll be an ideal candidate for the role.
You will be responsible for liaising with external and internal auditors, bankers and other third parties as part of your role. You should be a clear and logical thinker who has the ability to combine recognised accounting practice and regulations with practical and pragmatic processes and is solution oriented. We are looking for someone who is knowledgeable and confident in their skills and abilities and who can be calm in a crisis but meet deadlines. Managing and motivating others in the team will be a key requisite and you should therefore be a confident communicator and be able to demonstrate an ability to form and maintain good relationships. You will have good organisational and digital skills and should be familiar with accounting software packages.
You will need to have a driving licence and access to a car for business use. You will also be required to complete a satisfactory Standard Disclosure Scotland check.
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An attractive salary and benefits package including a contributory pension scheme and generous annual leave entitlement. We also offer on going training and support to develop yourself and your career. We will consider flexible working options to support you to have a good work life balance.
A relocation package is being made available for this post.
Long listing will be completed by Friday, 19 April 2019. Interviews will be held for this post through an assessment centre approach which will take place during the week commencing 29 April 2019.
To apply go online to our website http://www.kingdomhousing.org.uk/jobs/home/kingdom-housing-association/ and click on the recruitment portal link.
Kingdom is committed to contributing towards the eradication of homelessness. As part of that, we particularly welcome applications from people who are currently registered homeless or have been in the last 12 months. We will guarantee shortlisting to any applicant who meets that criteria and the essential criteria for the vacancy. If you wish your application to be considered under the scheme, please state this under “Supporting information” on your application form.
Applications must be made online at myjobscotland.gov.uk