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Finance Team Leader

  • Full time
  • £31,451
  • Glasgow / Hybrid working
  • Closing 3rd April 2023

  • Advertised from 10th March 2023
  • 36 hours. Permanent


Would you like to make a difference for refugees living in Scotland?

Scottish Refugee Council is an independent human rights charity that has been supporting and advocating for the rights of refugees since 1985. Our work involves the provision of services and support to refugees, advocating and campaigning for change and improvements to legislation and policy in Scotland and the UK and supporting the integration of refugees into society.

Scottish Refugee Council is looking for a Finance Team Leader to support and assist senior staff in the daily management of the Finance Department in ensuring compliance with the financial systems and controls throughout the organisation.

We are looking for proven experience of financial administration including using the SAGE ( or similar) financial system to post transactions, run reports and carry out control account reconciliations. You will also have experience in dealing with managers and budget holders at all levels to resolve and assist in their understanding of financial matters.

You will have excellent communication skills combined with an ability to work in a high-pressure situation in a rapidly changing environment. You will have excellent time management skills with the ability to manage multiple priorities and to produce financial information within deadlines.

Employee benefits package

  • 39 days of leave (Including public holiday)
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Eye care scheme
  • Enhanced pension scheme
  • Flexible working options
  • Coaching and counselling service
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Other enhanced pay benefits

Application notes

For further information and to apply, please visit

Interview Dates: 14/04/2023

Expected start date: As soon as possible

Please note: This post will be subject to a Basic Disclosure check. Feedback can only be provided to applicants who reach the interview stage.

Scottish Refugee Council is working towards being an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all members of the community, irrespective of age; disability; gender reassignment; pregnancy and maternity; race; religion and belief; sex and sexual orientation, marriage and civil partnership status.

Scottish Refugee Council is a Registered Charity. Charity Number: SC008639