iMultiply are exclusively retained to appoint a permanent Senior Finance Officer on behalf of The Independent Living Fund Scotland.

Independent Living Fund Scotland is a non-departmental public body within the Scottish Government.

ILF Scotland operates as a discretionary fund providing financial awards to over 3,500 disabled people in Scotland and Northern Ireland to help them live independently. The fund enables individuals to pay for care so that they can be supported in their homes and within their local communities. ILF Scotland’s principle aim is to ensure their recipients have choice and control over how and when they are supported in all aspects of their daily lives, as well as facilitating real participation and inclusion for individuals within their local communities.

Their vision is for independent living to be a reality for all disabled people living in Scotland and Northern Ireland.

Their mission is to enable disabled people to achieve their independent living outcomes by the dignified assessment of needs and the distribution of discretionary awards.

In order for ILF Scotland to sustain its vision, mission and organisational aims, The staff are committed to providing an excellent service to the recipients, working within specific guidelines but also as flexibly as possible to ensure choice, control and independent living for ILF Scotland recipients.

 

The position of Senior Finance Officer will report to the Head of Finance and be be required to assist with management & financial accounts whilst maintaining the transactional processing for the entire business including developing processes, procedures and controls. The line manager should also be considered be a major attraction for this role due to their experience and calibre, plus they will provide a very autonomous culture, but also be willing to support, develop and mentor. Furthermore, it’s the type of environment that if the jobholder has the capability and capacity, they would constantly evolve the role to ensure the individual reaches their full potential.

The Role will appeal to a self-starter who is seeking a challenging and rewarding career in Finance. The nature of the work is such that a key requirement of the role is a flexible and adaptable approach to managing tasks and programmes of work with an ability to adapt quickly to change, in partnership with colleagues across ILF Scotland

 

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