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Finance Officer

  • Full time
  • £26,000
  • Leith, Edinburgh
  • Closing 15th January 2019

  • Advertised from 19th December 2018


The Role

This post is a key role in the continued growth and development of the Trust’s volunteering work, with a major emphasis managing the financial processes for the Vine Trust. The post would suit an experienced bookkeeper or accountant.

With strong financial skills, the successful candidate will have “a can do self-starting attitude”, and will thrive on working in a tight-knit team. Reporting to the Administration & Finance Manager, the successful applicant will be a key part of the team driving the growth and ongoing development of our activities. They will work closely with the Administration & Finance Manager in supporting the broader team in all financial matters. Excellent inter-personal skills are required together with strong logistical & IT ability.

A clear and enthusiastic endorsement of the Trust’s ethos is also essential.

The Organisation

Vine Trust is an international development charity which enables volunteers to provide medical, home-building and care support to communities living in severe poverty in East Africa and South America. We work to empower communities, connecting enthusiastic volunteers with in-country partners and local people to create significant, sustainable development for vulnerable children and families.

Application notes

Please send your detailed letter of application along with your CV and contact details of two referees who can speak about you and your abilities without being members of your extended family to: by noon on Tuesday 15th January 2019