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Finance Assistant

  • Part time
  • £18,398 – £22,727 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 6th August 2020

  • Advertised from 23rd July 2020
  • 16 hours per week


Edinburgh Children’s Hospital Charity transforms the lives of over 120,000 children and young people, from across Scotland, each year, so they can be a child first and a patient second. The charity supports and complements the work of Edinburgh’s Royal Hospital for Sick Children as well as other healthcare settings across the Lothians, Borders and Fife.

We provide vital services through our youth work and family support service and run one of the largest and most innovative arts programmes in the UK. In addition, we run a Grants Programme which distributes around £1 million each year to enhance the healthcare experiences of children and young people at the hospital, in community healthcare and mental health services.

With the opening of the new Royal Hospital for Children and Young People for some outpatient clinics this month and the move of the entire hospital anticipated later this year, it is an exciting time to join the charity.

We are looking to recruit a Finance Assistant responsible for undertaking a wide range of financial administrative tasks to ensure the efficient running of the accounts function.

Tasks would include; processing invoices and payments, recording and posting sales and bank reconciliations

You will be an enthusiastic, motivated, team player with a keen attention to detail and excellent organisational skills. Communication and relationship building skills will be required in order to efficiently and effectively follow up queries or outstanding information both internally with staff members and externally with our suppliers.

The successful candidate will display our organisational values in all that they do; the will be supportive, dedicated, encouraging, friendly, imaginative and fun!

Application notes

To apply or for further information please download a recruitment pack from our website:

Closing date for applications: 5pm on Thursday 6th August

Expected dates for interviews: Monday 17th August

If you have questions on the role or the recruitment process, please contact Maggie Pearson on 0131 668 4949 or