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Finance Officer

  • Full time
  • £26,170 – £32,517
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 30th January 2024

  • Advertised from 17th January 2024
  • 35 hours per week. 18 months fixed term contract


The ALLIANCE has an exciting opportunity for a Finance Officer to join our team and play a significant role in a value-focused organisation. This is a key post at the ALLIANCE with the successful candidate having responsibility and accountability for supporting the management team with financial record keeping.

We are looking for someone who can work in a fast paced organisation and who has:

  • Numeracy skills
  • An accountancy qualification or relevant experience of working in finance
  • Good understanding of financial procedures and controls
  • Ability to input large volumes of data
  • Excellent communication skills
  • IT skills in accounting software word processing, spreadsheets, databases and the MS Office suite
  • Good understanding of data protection and privacy
  • Accuracy, attention to detail and ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Work effectively without constant supervision
  • Ability to work as part of an effective team
  • Ability to manage multiple conflicting priorities without loss of competency
  • Highly motivated, energetic and willing to learn
  • Demonstrate independent judgement and initiative
  • Ability to work in a fast pace environment
  • “Can do” attitude and flexible approach

As an ALLIANCE employee you will benefit from:

  • 210 hours annual leave (equivalent of 30 days)
  • 13 days public holiday that can be taken flexibly
  • Additional leave between Christmas and New Year
  • Enhanced contributory pension scheme
  • Open to flexible working (formal and informal)
  • Hybrid working – opportunity to work from home for part of the week
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity pay
  • Enhanced sick pay
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Corporate rates for gym membership
  • Time off in lieu
  • Cycle Scheme
  • Carer Positive Employer

The ALLIANCE is a healthy working lives employer and encourages a healthy work life balance and is happy to talk flexible working.

The ALLIANCE recognises that in real life, great people don’t always ‘tick all the boxes’. Even if you don’t meet every point on the job description, if this role and our organisation feels like a good fit for you, we still want to hear from you.

Application notes

For an application pack please see our website at , or contact HR at

Closing date for applications is 9 am on Tuesday 30 January 2024.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 7th February 2024.

About the Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland

The Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (the ALLIANCE) is an independent Scottish Charity funded by a grant from the Scottish Government. Our vision is for a Scotland where people of all ages who are disabled or living with long term conditions, and unpaid carers, have a strong voice and enjoy their right to live well, as equal and active citizens, free from discrimination, with support and services that put them at the centre.

The ALLIANCE has three core aims; we seek to:

  • Ensure people are at the centre, that their voices, expertise, and rights drive policy and sit at the heart of design, delivery and improvement of support and services.
  • Support transformational change, towards approaches that work with individual and community assets, helping people to stay well, supporting human rights, self-management, co-production, and independent living.
  • Champion and support the third sector as a vital strategic and delivery partner and foster better cross-sector understanding and partnership.

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