Head of Finance & IT

  • Position: Head of Finance & IT
  • Location: Glasgow
  • Salary: £66,271 - £69,048
  • Hours: 35 hours per week
  • Grade: EVH Grade 9
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 27 January 2022

As a result of our existing Head of Finance & IT successfully being appointed to a promoted post in another RSL, we are seeking to recruit to this position.

Govanhill Housing Association provides a comprehensive range of services focused on the needs of tenants and owner occupiers in the Govanhill and Merrylee communities.  We carry out acquisition and improvement of tenemental stock as well as developing a new build programme. We work closely with our subsidiary company, Govanhill Community Development Trust, whose community development and regeneration services complement our own role as a social landlord. We have a track record of prudent financial management while at the same time continuing to deliver high quality services to customers.

As Head of Finance & IT you will look after all aspects of the financial health and performance of the Group including effective use of our property assets and strong treasury management.

You will have an accountancy qualification and have significant experience working at a senior level in Finance in a medium sized organisation You will be familiar with current financial and regulatory requirements. Experience in strategic planning and business planning  is also essential. You will have a proven track record in the development of IT and digital services.

As a member of the Senior Management Team, you will contribute to the overall strategy and direction of the business of the Association.

Working with our IT team, you will lead the review and development of our IT and digital service strategies to ensure we maximise efficiency and effectiveness in service provision through maximising use of our IT systems.

You will be a visible and inspiring leader who motivates and empowers staff to deliver the best possible services to our customers.

You will be confident, organised, influential and an excellent communicator.

If you share our commitment to providing excellent services in Govanhill and Merrylee and would enjoy working within this diverse community, you can find further information in the Application Pack which is available to download opposite or can be obtained from our website

Alternatively, please contact:

Govanhill Housing Association, Samaritan House, 79 Coplaw Street, Glasgow, G42 7JG

Telephone: 0141 636 3626

Email: recruitment@govanhillha.org

Closing date: Thursday 27th January 2022 at 10am.

EVH conditions of service will apply.  

Govanhill Housing Association is committed to Equality of Opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.