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Finance Officer

  • Part time
  • £28,000 – £30,000 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 17th June 2022

  • Advertised from 27th May 2022
  • 16 hours per week. FTE 35.75hrs.


LCIL is a user-led organisation providing a range of services that enable Disabled People to live independently in the community of their choice.

LCiL are delighted to be recruiting for an experienced Finance Officer to manage our accounting function. This role offers a fantastic opportunity to thrive in a busy role, within a diverse and dynamic organisation. Reporting to our CEO, you will provide support and advice in financial planning, management and control of funded projects in line with OSCR charity regulations.

In this role accuracy is critical, as is the ability to gauge discrepancies and is perfect for an accomplished all-rounder.

With demonstrable experience of working in a similar role, you will have pragmatic and highly organised approach. The position encompass everything from posting invoices to preparing budgets, management accounts, liaising with our auditors and submitting returns to Companies House and OSCR. As well as excellent written and verbal communication skills, you will need great IT skills, including experience with SAGE, MS Excel and Word. Please see our Job Description for more details.

If you would love to use your skills, talents and experience to be part of a fast paced, diverse and dynamic organisation, we would love to hear from you.

Please apply by downloading our application pack and use the Skills and Experience statement to tell us why you want to work at LCiL and why this role is a great fit for you.

We offer generous pension & death in service schemes, as well as a supportive working environment.

As a disabled peoples’ organisation, we are committed to inclusion and diversity. The different skills and experiences that our colleagues from different backgrounds bring to us allow us to make better decisions, consider different views and be an altogether more interesting and cohesive place to work. We welcome applications from everyone who meets the job specification and shares our values. All our staff are expected to share these commitments and abide by our policies.

We are also a disability confident employer and as such, if you require any support during any part of the recruitment process, please contact

Application notes

Application packs available by Tel: 0131 475 2350. Or download from

Closing date: 17th June 2022 at 12 noon

Please note that cv’s will not be accepted.

Interview date: late June/early July

Interviews will take place via Zoom (video conferencing software)

If you wish to have an informal discussion about this role, please call Lyn Pornaro, CEO, on 0131 475 2350

LCIL is an equal opportunities and disability confident employer. Applications from disabled people are particularly welcome.

A company Limited by Guarantee. Registered in Scotland 129392. Charity No SC/017954