Finance & Data Assistant

  • Part time
  • £19,500 – £24,000 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 17th August 2022

  • Advertised from 27th July 2022
  • 21 to 28 hours per week


We are recruiting a Finance & Data Assistant to join our growing team at Matter of Focus.

The Finance & Data Assistant is a new post to support the administrative work across the organisation. You will play a key role in the Finance & Operations team and across the organisation, sometimes working independently on tasks set by the team, often working collaboratively to help the team develop ideas and solve problems. We are looking for someone who is organised, has an eye for detail and strong Microsoft Excel knowledge.

Matter of Focus was set up in 2017 by Ailsa Cook and Sarah Morton and is a consultancy and tech company. We are a B Corporation, on a mission to help organisations use data and evidence to improve outcomes for people and communities.

We work with organisations to:

  • help them understand and work meaningfully with the outcomes or impacts that matter to them
  • support them to use data and evidence effectively
  • use our tools and techniques to track change.

We have a highly refined process of working with clients that includes setting out outcome maps, identifying and improving data, and reporting that is based on our extensive experience, and builds on Contribution Analysis. This is brought to life through our software OutNav.

Application notes

If this sounds exciting to you and would like to join a growing team, please read on in our full job description and send your CV with a covering letter explaining why you are a good fit for this role and our company to

Applications close: 11am, 17th August 2022