Financial Controller

Organisation: Discovery Point

Salary: £30,000-£35,000 Pro Rata (0.7FTE, 25hrs per week, flexible Mon/Fri, 9am – 5pm)

Location: Dundee

Dundee Industrial Heritage Ltd seeks a highly competent Financial Controller to take day to day responsibility for core financial accounting processes and periodic management reporting at this multi-award winning Dundee-based charitable enterprise, at an exciting time in its development.
Reporting to the Director of Finance & Corporate Services and coordinating the work of two accounts/admin assistants, the post holder will lead on the day-today maintenance of the company’s books (Sage Accounts) to ensure the provision of timely, accurate and reliable financial information for decision-making, monthly management accounting and regular stakeholder reporting. They will provide accounting and business support to departmental budget holders and the fundraising team, and will co-ordinate the year-end accounts process, liaising directly with the external auditor.
The post holder will work closely with the Director of Finance & Corporate Services in the administration of major grants, VAT and other tax matters, as well as supporting on special projects, when required.
The preferred candidate will hold a recognised UK CCAB accountancy qualification, but may be part-qualified, or qualified by experience. They will have a solid grasp of current UK accounting standards, with previous experience of VAT partial exemption, possibly gained in the public benefit arts/heritage sector.
The role is offered on a part-time basis (25hrs pw, 0.7fte), requiring excellent time management and workload prioritisation skills.
A job description, including person specification and a summary of terms and conditions is available to download at the following link:

Interested parties should apply in writing to: with a brief covering letter and CV setting out you interest in the role and demonstrating your suitability for the job.
The closing date for applications is Monday, 12th July at 12 noon. It is anticipated that interviews will take place in week commencing 19th July.

Application Deadline: Monday 12/07/2021