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Finance Officer (bookkeeper)

  • Part time
  • £26,130 – £27,525 pro-rata
  • Paisley - hybrid working
  • Closing 24th November 2023

  • Advertised from 17th November 2023
  • 21 hours - 3 days per week.


At Bipolar Scotland we believe that everyone is the expert of their own experience, and that through shared experience and connection, there’s an opportunity to strengthen and develop ways of living well with bipolar.

We are seeking to recruit an experienced Bookkeeper/Finance Officer to be responsible for the day to day banking, admin and financial record keeping of our charity. You will be experienced in producing monthly management accounts, reporting on Income & Expenditure and cash balance, and be confident assisting the CEO to prepare budgets and forecasts. You will have excellent interpersonal skills and enjoy working as part of a small, friendly and supportive team committed to improving the lives of people living with Bipolar disorder across Scotland.

You will support the CEO to present financial information to the Board of Trustees, external auditors, and funders when required. You will be confident using technology and financial management tools such as Xero.

Organisation Profile

Bipolar Scotland is Scotland’s charity for people living with bipolar. Our vision is for a good life for everyone in Scotland who lives with bipolar. We are member led, collaborative, advocates of peer support, focused on equality and rights based. See our website for further information.

Staff enjoy the following benefits:

  • 2 wellbeing days per year (pro rata)
  • Generous annual leave allowance
  • Access to an Employee Assistance Programme
  • Death in Service Benefit

Application notes

Closing Date: Friday 24th November at midday

To apply, please submit your CV and covering letter to Jayne Laidlaw,

The Job description and person specification is available to download below.