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National Finance Assistant

  • Part time
  • £22,056 pro-rata
  • Based in our Dumfries Head Office
  • Closing 23rd October 2020

  • Advertised from 12th October 2020
  • 21 hours per week


Food Train is an award-winning charity providing practical support services helping older people to live more independently at home. Established in Dumfries in 1995 to provide a food access solution to older people, Food Train provides a range of services with more than 1300 volunteers supporting over 3000 older people in Scotland. Due to a period of significant growth, we have a vacancy in our Dumfries head office for an additional team member to help maintain and deliver our necessary financial activities.

This is a great opportunity to join a small team in a growing charity. We are keen to hear from candidates with excellent excel skills and experience with accounting and banking systems. The role needs an organized and efficient individual who can work on financial data at pace and attention to detail and accuracy.

Application notes

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Closing date for applications: Friday 23rd October 2020 at noon

Interviews: Monday 2nd November 2020 in Dumfries

Appointment is subject to a successful Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme Record, use of own car is essential for the Development Officer role. Food Train is proud to be an inclusive Charity and welcomes applications from all communities, abilities, backgrounds and walks of life. The Registered Office of The Food Train Ltd is Hestan Southwest, The Crichton, Bankend Road, Dumfries, DG1 4TA. Scottish Charity No 24843, Company Number 158165.