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Director of Finance and Corporate Services

79,633 – 105,927
This position is now closed to applications.


Salary range: £79,633 – £105,927 (this may be reviewed if the scope of the role is expanded)

NHS Highland are seeking a talented and inspirational Director of Finance and Corporate Services to join a highly motivated Executive team who are embarking on financial recovery and the transformation of their services and culture.  You will lead a broad corporate portfolio that covers Finance, Programme Management Office, Risk, Estates & Facilities, with the potential for that to be expanded more widely depending on your skills and experience.

NHS Highland covers 40% of the land mass of Scotland, has a budget of over £800m and employs over 10,000 staff. 

NHS Highland is a fully integrated health and care system, with the ground-breaking Lead Agency model of the Highland Health and Social Care Partnership, created in 2012 as well as an Integrated Joint Board overseeing the Health & Social Care Partnership model in Argyll & Bute.

You will be a highly accomplished leader and strategist with a track record of delivery in financial and business performance management and with experience of planning and delivering large-scale transformation and change.  You will be a qualified accountant registered with a recognised CCAB chartered professional body, given the accountability of the role, but most importantly you will demonstrate outstanding financial and commercial knowledge in an organisation of significant scale and complexity. 

The successful candidate will provide a high standard of personal and professional leadership, be experienced in leading large teams and will have the emotional intelligence and interpersonal skills to engage a widely varied workforce behind a common purpose. You will be a positive role model for NHS Scotland values of Dignity & Respect, Care & Compassion, Openness, Honesty and Responsibility and Quality & Teamwork, and will be committed to supporting the delivery of high quality person-centred care.

For more information on the organisation, role and application process please visit

If you would like a confidential discussion please contact Catriona Mackie on 0141 212 7555.

To apply, please email your completed application form (application form can be downloaded here) and ‘Record of Achievement’ supporting document (full instructions available at to If you do not receive an acknowledgement within 48 hours of submitting your application, please contact Kelsey Sinclair on 0141 212 7555.

Closing date for completed applications: 15th November 2019