Scottish Environment LINK | Spotlight
Scottish Environment LINK is the forum for Scotland’s voluntary environment community, with over 40 member bodies representing a broad spectrum of environmental interests with the common goal of contributing to a more environmentally sustainable society. They are a Scottish Charity and a Scottish Limited Company, by guarantee core funded, Membership Subscriptions and grants from Charitable Trusts, NatureScot and Scottish Government.
They facilitate change: build collaboration, support, and enable partnership working on adding value for the environment through leadership and engagement. As the voice for Scotland’s environment, the LINK network exists to support its members in making change happen on the ground for a healthier environment, healthier societies, and a healthier planet.
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Finance and Operations Manager
The Role of Finance and Operations Manager is a replacement for the current Finance and Operations Manager who has given a longstanding service to the organisation. Reporting directly to the Chief Officer, the role will ultimately be responsible for managing the financial administration of the organisation.
The Finance and Operations Manager will effectively support the organisation on all aspects of finance ensuring that the function always runs smoothly. The successful candidate will have ultimate responsibility for the integrity of all financial records and accounting to include Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, expenses, cash, bank, journals, accruals/prepayments leading to financial reports.
They will also be responsible for driving all aspects of back-office operations to include: managing offices, coordinating the interface with IT support firm, supporting governance and internal information and communication roles.
The Finance and Operations Manager position is a role best suited to an individual who is looking for a part – time opportunity. The ideal candidate will also have excellent communication, organisational and IT skills and be able to demonstrate initiative and a can-do approach to all aspects of the role. To be successful in this position, you must thrive on challenges and enjoy working in a busy, dynamic environment.
The successful candidate should be willing to carry out daily processing with a problem-solving mindset. They will be someone who can develop solutions and look to improve systems and processes whilst developing the accounting procedures for the organisation. They will assist in preparing the annual budget with the Chief Officer. This position will support the organisation in making the best decisions, achieving best value, and providing an added value service to all stakeholders both internally and externally
The preferred candidate would be a someone who has worked in an accounting focused role ideally with a non-for-profit background but candidates looking to move into this sector would also be considered.
Sound like you? Why not view the job description to find out about the duties and responsibilities.
If you would like to have a confidential discussion on the role please get in touch with Andrew Robinson, Head of Industry and Commerce, on 07592 203 080 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.