Finance Officer

  • Part time
  • £22,959 – £24,667 pro-rata
  • Home* or Office based (Office based: Edinburgh)
  • Closing 5th October 2022

  • Advertised from 23rd September 2022
  • 35 hours (Full time is 39 hours)


We have a great opportunity for the right candidate to join our fantastic Finance team!

We are looking for an experienced, and enthusiastic new colleague to join us to assist our Finance and Payroll teams.

Although this role is “all about the money, money, money” …this job is more importantly all about the people we support. If you want to feel that you do a job that matters to the lives of people with support needs, please join us in making a difference every day to individuals, families and to ourselves too.

Our Finance Team is crucial to the success of the organisation and to the quality of service that we provide internally and externally to colleagues, supported people and customers.

In this role, you will be responsible for a range of tasks including:

• Administration, recording, and processing of financial information and procedures

• Ensuring timely and accurate processing of purchase invoices

• Dealing with invoice queries, liaising with the support team managers and senior managers as needed.

• Producing reports and analysis as required

• Assisting with the development of new financial procedures.

• Assisting with the development and implementation of the organisation’s Quality system within the Finance team

The Action Group is an Investors in People Platinum Award winning organisation, and we demonstrate our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion by being a Disability Confident Leader and a proud Stonewall Diversity Champion. The Action Group is accredited as a Living Wage Employer.

We are a strong, supportive, and forward-thinking organisation. If you are a skilled and experienced Finance Officer, with attention to detail skills please apply to join us.

For more detailed information about the role, please have a look at the job description and person specification.

Benefits include:

• Pension

• 24/7 employee assistance programme, with access to free legal advice and counselling

• Good annual leave entitlements

• Ongoing support, training and development opportunities

• TAG Rewards – our exclusive discounts and savings programme

• Travel time payable where applicable

• Mileage allowance where applicable

Application notes

To find out more and apply please visit our website

If you require any further information about the vacancy please email

To apply please read the job description and person specification and complete the application form.

The deadline for applying is 5th October 2022 at 12:00.

Interviews will be held quickly thereafter.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy before the closing date if we receive sufficient applications for the role. If you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible. Please note that we are only able to get in touch with candidates who we are able to invite for interview.