Services Finance Co-ordinator

  • Full time
  • £22,533 – £24,724
  • Most SCMA staff are currently remotely working from home due to COVID-19, however this role may develop into a blended working model involving a mix of office-based and home working.
  • Closing 1st November 2021

  • Advertised from 13th October 2021
  • Full-time 36 hrs per week.


Are you passionate about nurture, high quality childcare and making a real difference to children and families in Scotland? Do you want to be part of SCMA – a thriving membership organisation, advocating on behalf of childminders and delivering services across Scotland?

We are recruiting for this post to support our services and be part of our finance team.

The Scottish Childminding Association (SCMA) is the national voice of childminding in Scotland. SCMA is a national Third Sector and membership organisation that promotes childminding as a quality childcare service. Working on behalf of its 3,500 childminder members, SCMA helps to improve the wellbeing and outcomes for Scotland’s children and aims to influence policy to ensure that it is informed by the experiences of childminding. SCMA provides a wide range of support and professional services for members including training and events as well as delivering local services. For more information about our organisation and services visit

As Services Finance Co-ordinator you will contribute to the operational management and delivery of the organisation’s finance functions. You will assist with providing financial support to the organisation in line with the finance procedures. You will provide effective, efficient and accurate financial and administrative support to local and national services. This role will also involve providing support to our internal teams including the Finance Team.

The postholder is required to have proven ability to prioritise work, present information and forward plan. Enthusiasm, self-motivation, good communication and excellent organisational skills are required.

Application notes

If you would like to be part of our team please get in touch for an application pack:

Email: stating the post you are applying for.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications Monday 1st November 2021 at 12pm

Interviews will be held on 10th November 2021

Please note that only applications submitted on the correct form will be considered.

SCMA is working towards becoming an equal opportunities employer.