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Finance and HR Assistant

  • Part time
  • £27,000 – £29,000 pro-rata
  • Remote
  • Closing 19th February 2024

  • Advertised from 5th February 2024
  • Working hours are flexible but must equate to a minimum of 22.5 working hours per week, Monday to Friday.


SCOTLAND: The Big Picture (SBP) is a charity that works to drive the recovery of nature across Scotland through rewilding, in response to the growing climate and biodiversity crises. Our vision is of a vast network of rewilded land and water, where wildlife flourishes and people thrive.

We are a small, friendly, agile and progressive team that works in a spirit of collaboration with many different interest groups to:

●Drive support for rewilding

●Commit more land and water to rewilding

●Return missing species

●Develop rewilding business

Learn more about SBP and the way we work at

Purpose of this Role

SBP is delivering an exciting and expanding portfolio of nature recovery projects whose efficient delivery requires the support of robust financial systems and management. The Finance and HR Assistant will support the Head of Finance by undertaking day to day financial transactions and maintaining accurate accounting records. The role will also assist in the development and application of a suite of basic HR policies, to accommodate the needs of a growing staff team.

The ideal candidate will have experience of the financial activities involved in running a small to medium sized charity. They will be familiar with accounting software, databases and basic HR records, and have the ability to organise their workload and handle time-sensitive tasks.

Key Liaisons

The role will report to SBP’s Head of Finance.

Regular liaison with other members of the home-based SBP team will be required, as well as communication with external suppliers, donors and funders as necessary.

A full Job Description is available for download below.

Application notes

Please submit your CV and a one-page covering letter detailing how your skills and experience equip you for the role. If applicable, please include any current notice period obligations.

Applications should be sent to Bryony Stimpson, Head of Finance ( by 5pm on Monday 19th February 2024. Any initial questions/enquiries should be directed to the same address.

First round interviews will be conducted by video call shortly after the closing date.

SCOTLAND: The Big Picture is committed to equality of opportunity for all and we make recruitment decisions by matching our operational needs with the skills and experience of candidates irrespective of age, disability, gender, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, race, religion or belief, and marriage or civil partnership.