Job accountant in Glasgow, Scotland at NHS Scotland

Job Details

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Company NHS Scotland
Company Website Hiring Organization
Company Address Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Industry Healthcare Services & Hospitals
Sector Healthcare
Salary 53789 - 46244 GBP per ANNUAL
Job Location Glasgow, Scotland

Job Description

The NHS Golden Jubilee finance team has a unique opportunity for an individual with the ambition, drive and determination to make a real difference. This is an exciting opportunity for a suitably qualified finance professional who is self-motivated and wants to be part of a dynamic Financial Management department.

The NHS Golden Jubilee is set in a modern, purpose built environment which includes the Golden Jubilee National University Hospital, Research Institute, NHS Scotland Academy, Centre for Sustainable Delivery and the Conference Hotel. This integrated approach, with a focus on continuous learning and strong links to academia and industry, creates a crucible for innovation and a vibrant network for the spread of learning and best practice.

High quality finance staff are integral to our business and play a key role in ensuring NHS Golden Jubilee delivers on its financial objectives and high quality approach to the delivery of patient care.

Our workforce is at the heart of what we do and our success is a testament to our brilliant people. We are all about building a workplace for the future – we believe in equal opportunities and we celebrate diversity. We are an inclusive organisation where everyone is welcome, everyone can be authentic and we are all encouraged to be the best version of ourselves.

Working with us you will be part of a strong and supportive financial management team where you can challenge both yourself and your colleagues, build a meaningful career and help us build new innovative and efficient ways of working. In addition, you will be working towards our vision to be better every day through excellence, compassion and expertise in all we do.

We are looking for someone who is committed to working in a challenging, rewarding and enjoyable finance role in the NHS. As a key member of the National Elective Service Directorate you will be an integral part of the service team involved in delivering significant service expansion, including the recently commissioned NHS GJ Eye Unit and the planned new Surgical Unit.

This is a senior role within a multidisciplinary financial management team responsible for providing professional financial management service to a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders

Expected to work autonomously and to use initiative, experience and knowledge to make decisions on issues affecting he financial performance of the Directorate. This includes: -

Making judgements on financial aspects of the Directorate where there is no precedent and where opinions conflict

Working to a multiplicity of targets/objectives, making judgements regarding allocation of funds against highly complex budgets and data sets.

The post holder will have full responsibility for managing the financial aspects of the National Elective Service Directorate.

A professionally qualified/part qualified accountant or suitably experienced finance manager with previous experience capable of working at a senior level with finance, clinical and non-clinical staff. Proven competence in the management of financial information, financial reporting, governance arrangements, budget setting processes, budgetary control processes and the provision of financial advisory services to operational functions.

Experience of working in the NHS or equivalent large, complex organisation is essential, as are excellent communication, planning and IT skills. The ability to work proactively and use your initiative to deliver to strict timelines while managing multiple demands is essential.

We are looking for a team player with advanced skills in Microsoft Excel and keen to embark upon a new challenge. If you are enthusiastic, ambitious and want to be part of a team that makes a difference then we would love to hear from you.

This vacancy may close early if a high volume of applications is received so please apply early to avoid disappointment.

NHS Golden Jubilee encourages applications from all sections of the community. We promote a culture of inclusion across the organisation and are proud of the diverse workforce we have.

Details on how to contact the Recruitment Service can be found within the Job Pack.

Job Location

Glasgow, Scotland

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