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Interim Financial Controller

Interim Financial Controller

Full time, office based, Fixed term for an initial period to December 2022

The High School of Dundee are seeking to appoint an Interim Financial Controller, to assist the School's Acting Bursar for an initial period to December 2022.

Working closely with the School Acting Bursar, the successful candidate will assume a key position within the School, responsible for the daily management of the Finance department.  Managing, planning and reporting School finances in such a way as to enable the Acting Bursar and Board to make School strategic decisions.  The Financial Controller will maintain and oversee the School's financial and budgetary controls. 

Applications are welcome from Qualified Accountants (CA, ACCA, FCA, ACMA) and Part/non-qualified Accountants who can demonstrate through their work experience and training an ability to undertake the responsibilities and duties of the post.  

Candidates wishing to have an informal discussion about the role before they apply are encouraged to contact the Acting Bursar, Mrs Sonya Locherty, slocherty@highschoolofdundee.org.uk.

Applicants are asked to send a covering letter FAO Mrs Lise Hudson (Rector) outlining the reasons for applying for this post.  In addition, a full CV and completed HSD Application form should accompany the covering letter.  All documents should be emailed to hr@highschoolofdundee.org.uk by mid-day Monday 4 July 2022.  Due to the interim nature of this role, candidate applications will be screened upon receipt, interviews may be held before the closing date and therefore this vacancy may be closed without prejudice or advance notice.

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