The Pickaquoy Centre Trust
Role: Financial Controller
Location: Kirkwall, Orkney
Salary: £41,233.70 + Attractive Benefits Package
The Pickaquoy Centre in Orkney is recognised as a first class sports, arts, conference and
social facility, offering an excellent range of activities for all ages and abilities to enjoy. As a
non-profit organisation with charitable trust status, it is an integral part of the community
and has hosted world class arts festivals, music events, exhibitions, conference and sports
competitions. This role is based in the beautiful Orkney capital, Kirkwall, an area steeped in
culture with a vibrant and friendly atmosphere.
Reporting to the Managing Director, this post is responsible for managing the day to day
running of the finance and administration function including: accounts payable, accounts
receivable, cash, inventory and fixed assets. The Financial Controller will also provide
guidance and support to the Managing Director, Board of Trustees and wider Pickaquoy
team by providing them with financial management information and analysis for decision
making. In addition, the post holder will prepare monthly balance sheet reconciliations,
manage the annual budget setting process and coordinate all compliance/governance
The role will require a highly motivated qualified Accountant with relevant experience in a
similar position. The ideal candidate will have experience of budget preparation, excellent
attention to detail and have a track record of delivering high quality results to set deadlines.
This is a great opportunity for someone looking to step up, develop their career or to make
a difference to this successful, innovative and dynamic organisation.
Interview Expenses along with relocation package will be provided.
For more information and to apply please visit
Closing date: 29 May 2022
Interviews: 10 June 2022
To apply for this job please visit www.pickaquoy.co.uk.
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