Director of Finance and Corporate Services



Organisation
Cyrenians
Reference
VAC-60542
Sector
Ethical Banking & Financial Services, Executive & Senior Mgt, Housing & Homelessness
Location
Edinburgh
Salary Details
£52,961-£59,415 per annum plus pension.
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours per Week
37 hours per week
Closing Date
30/05/2022
Due to retirement, we are currently recruiting for a pragmatic, proactive, values-led Director of Finance and Corporate Services.

Job Description

Due to retirement, we are currently recruiting for a pragmatic, proactive, values-led Director of Finance and Corporate Services.

About the job

Our new director will join our Senior Leadership Team, and have strategic responsibility for leading our central Finance, People, Governance, Compliance and IT functions.  Our Corporate services are the engine room which supports our staff and volunteers, across our 57 services.

You’ll be empowered to shape our strategic plans, and will be at the forefront of our ambitious organisational development plans, including implementing a new digital strategy, upgrading to a new Finance system, and further growing Cyrenians as a learning organisation.

Relationships

Our highly-respected and supportive CEO, Ewan Aitken, will be your line manager, and you’ll work closely with the rest of the Senior Leadership Team.

You’ll join an experienced, innovative staff team, and will have the opportunity to work with our passionate and innovative people across Cyrenians.

How we’ll support you

We’ll give you a comprehensive onboarding programme which enables you to meet our people, learn about our services, explore our organisational plans, and discuss your objectives.  You’ll also have access to our Cyrenians Learning Programme, bike to work scheme, rapid expenses payment, staff wellbeing service, and of course a staff discount at Arnotdale House!

Application notes 

To view job description and recruitment information please visit our website. 

Applications may be made here.

Closing date: 30 May 2022
First Interview: 13 June 2022 (informal staff conversations) and 15 June 2022 (CEO-led interview panel)
Second interview: 22 June 2022 (volunteer session and CEO-led interview panel)

Company Description

At Cyrenians we tackle the causes and consequences of homelessness. We understand that there are many routes into homelessness, and that there is no ‘one size fits all’ approach to supporting people towards more positive and stable futures.

We meet people where they are, and support them towards where they want to be.  That’s why all our work is values-led and relationships-based.