Veterans Housing Scotland
Veterans Housing Scotland

Charity registered in Scotland SC003174

Building lives : Building communities. Veterans Housing Scotland has over 100 years’ experience in providing homes for disabled Veterans.

Current vacancies

Finance Officer

  • Full time or Part time
  • Circa £20,000 – £25,000
  • Blended working Edinburgh office and home working
  • Closing 30th September 2021

Veterans Housing Scotland has over 100 years of experience in providing homes for Veterans in Scotland who are disabled.

We are incredibly proud of our history and the service we have provided to those who have served their country. We are equally excited about our future and how we as a charity will continue to work with and support members of the Veterans Housing Scotland family.

This is an exciting time to join this evolving organisation with a critical role reporting to the Finance Manager. The position will be responsible for assisting the Finance Manager in ensuring the organisation's efficient and effective financial management. As this is a hands-on role, the post holder will be involved in all aspects of the Charities financial activities.

This is a broad role that requires both financial and management accounting skills in addition to good knowledge of accounting standards and best practice. You must have strong technical and excel skills. You will possess excellent knowledge of Accounting and Payroll Systems, particularly as there is a planned implementation of a new accounts package. You will have the ability to implement process improvement and work flexibility and adaptability – effective teamwork is essential.

As the job description details are likely to evolve and change in response to working practice, the post-holder will require a flexible approach. If you have the skills, drive, energy, and willingness to learn and want to be part of this exciting opportunity to support veterans in Scotland, we would like to hear from you.

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Property Services Manager

  • Full time
  • Circa £35,000
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 24th September 2021

Veterans Housing Scotland is the operational name of the Scottish Veterans Garden City Association, a Scottish Charity, which together with its sister organisation, the Scottish Garden City Housing Society Ltd, provides housing to disabled military veterans in Scotland. Founded in 1915, we are one of Scotland’s oldest military housing charities.

We are seeking to appoint an experienced Property Services Manager to join the Senior Management Team to drive the evolution of the charity’s property portfolio in conjunction with the charity’s enthusiastic plans for implementing considerable change and growth in an organisation that has served Scotland’s Veterans community for over 100 years. This is a

This is an exciting, hands-on, and varied role that will require extensive travel throughout Scotland. This senior management position will require significant experience in property management combined with the confidence, ability, and skills and experiences to provide operational and strategic property services management and support to a busy charity with over 650 properties in Scotland.

Further details about the role can be found in the Job Description below.

If you have the skills and experience, drive, energy, and willingness to learn and want to be part of this exciting opportunity to support disabled veterans in Scotland, we would like to hear from you.

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