Head of Finance and Corporate Services

Welcome

Hello and thank you for your interest in joining CEIS.

CEIS is one of Scotland’s largest social enterprises and the UK’s oldest and largest social enterprise support agency. As a group we strive to reduce inequality in Scotland through ensuring that the economy works for all of us.

We deliver a range of services to businesses, communities and individuals through our companies CEIS, DSL, CEIS Ayrshire and our joint venture Social Value Lab.

These posts will be at the heart of ensuring that our businesses remain financially strong and stable and that we maintain the high levels of employee satisfaction on which we pride ourselves.

Our results speak for themselves. In 2019/20 we supported almost 600 people into employment, provided skills and training to over 2,200 individuals, oversaw the investment of £4.5 million into Scottish businesses, delivered business support to a further 1100, while ensuring that 78%of our expenditure was directed at 3rd sector suppliers.

As a values-driven organisation we strive to tackle inequality, strengthen communities and improve the performance and impact of businesses to create a more inclusive Scottish economy, while operating sustainably and being an excellent employer. We value our reputation as a trusted partner and seek to work collaboratively with the public, private and third sector in all that we do.

We are looking for outstanding individuals with a strong track record of success in the challenges they have taken up. Our ideal candidates will be passionate about what they do and proud to be part of our organisation.

Our aim is to enable our people to be at their best, we can accommodate for home or office working with a flexible approach to weekly working hours. CEIS is an inclusive and flexible employer, we encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds who meet the essential criteria for this role.

We look forward to receiving your application and hope that you’ll be ready to take on the challenge with us of ensuring that CEIS continues to lead the development of the social economy in Scotland.

Martin Avila
Group CEO