Organisation: Loch Insh Outdoor Centre

Salary: Salary is £negotiable dependent on experience.

Location: Kincraig, Kingussie


We have a new CEO, an ambitious strategy and seek an enthusiastic Accountant who will thrive on being a company ambassador and team worker to help us achieve our aims.

We are seeking a Management Accountant with experience developing financial strategy and forecasting. We are looking for someone who is able to communicate financial information to non finance specialists. The ideal candidate will be risk-aware but not entirely risk averse and will have the passion to drive forward an effective and resilient approach to our corporate finance.
The role is full time (37.5 hours, 9-5 Monday to Friday) fixed term for 1 year with a possibility of becoming permanent, based at Loch Insh Outdoor Centre.
Salary is £negotiable dependent on experience.
Essential: development of annual budgets and monitoring mechanisms
Essential: approx. 2 years’ accountancy experience in an SME between £1m and £10m turnover.
Essential: experience producing P&Ls
Essential: experience of using Xero including VAT return submission, P&L and other reporting
Essential: existing right to work in the UK
This role will consist of
Day to day management (and if necessary review) of our financial accounting processes.
Forecasting, identifying financial risk and developing response strategies with Heads of Departments and the CEO.
Producing the annual budgets.
Modelling budget / cost control strategies.
Journal management.
Interpret the company strategy and participate in development of the financial strategy.
Act as a mentor for heads of department with their budget control strategies.
Development of a Financial Resilience Plan
Contribution to the Business Continuity Plan and Risk Matrix
General financial advice and support to the CEO and Executive team.
Support the development of the annual budget and 5-year financial strategy.

9am on 19 August (Applications received after this date may not be considered.)

Candidates who secure an interview will be sent an invitation by email by 10am on Saturday 20 Aug.

Interviews will be held on 25 August 2022 between 8am and 1pm. Zoom / Google Meet interview options may be available.

To apply please email your CV along with a covering letter, and your answer to the question below to

We employ a diverse range of incredible people and we are committed to an active Equal Opportunities Policy, which starts with our recruitment process.

Application Deadline: Friday 19/08/2022