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Finance Officer

  • Full time
  • £30,000
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 30th June 2023

  • Advertised from 8th June 2023
  • Fixed Term Contract. 36 hours per week.



We are a charity with decades of experience supporting people across Scotland, providing those who need us with support that ranges from Mental Health, Learning Disability and Neurodiversity, Youth and Adult homelessness and Older People services.

Why work with us?

We have the following benefits to help attract and retain the best talent, ensuring we provide high quality care to those we support, this includes:

  • Up to 6% employer pension contribution
  • Death in benefit cover (2 times salary)
  • Enhanced Maternity, Paternity and Adoption Leave
  • Enhanced Sick Pay
  • Selected fully funded qualifications
  • Career development and progression opportunities

**We are also offering a £500 welcome bonus for all newly recruited colleagues – please visit our website for full details**

Who we are looking for:

We are going through a period of transformation and as a Finance Officer, you will play a crucial role in supporting the finance function of the company, enabling the company to achieve their business objectives.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Support the Finance Assistant/Payroll Officer in reviewing and processing employee expenses and Allpay cards.
  • Work closely with the Finance Business Partner, Finance Assistants and Payroll Officer to offer support with the team's monthly workload and meet deadlines.
  • Build strong relationships with non-finance colleagues, especially those within the Service areas and teams.
  • Act as cover for payment runs and sales invoicing in terms of holiday/absence.
  • Perform monthly bank reconciliations.
  • Entering data, maintain records and create reports as required.
  • Fulfil any other duties as requested by the Head of Finance.

Essential Skills and Attributes:

  • Previous experience working in a finance team.
  • High level of attention to detail.
  • Problem-solving attitude.
  • Highly organized.
  • Self-driven and motivated.
  • Team player.
  • Good Excel literacy.

Desired Skills and Attributes:

  • Experience of Navision accounts, full training will be given

Application notes

If you wish to apply for this role, please send the application form to

Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis so please submit your application as soon as possible. We reserve the right to close the advert early.