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Top job! Finance Manager

  • Full time
  • £57,483 – £61,616
  • Wester Hailes, Edinburgh
  • Closing 20th January 2021

  • Advertised from 6th January 2021
  • Salary: £57,483 - £61,616 per annum. EVH Grade 9/10, Point SM11 – SM14. Contract type: Permanent. Hours of work: Full time, 35 hours per week (Monday to Friday).



26 days annual leave, rising to 29 days after 3 years’ service

13 designated holidays (including public holidays)

SHAPS Defined Contribution Pension Scheme

Cashback private health plan

Flexitime and Flexible Working

Due to the current government guidance working from home is required. When restrictions are removed/suitably eased our normal office location will apply, however some home working may be possible.


Due to the current post holder retiring, we are recruiting for a Finance Manager to join our senior management team in May 2021. Reporting to the Director, the successful candidate will oversee the delivery of effective and efficient internal financial services to support the activities of the organisation. The role has responsibility for financial accounting, budgets, management accounting and reporting, as well as treasury and cash management. The post holder is also responsible for the management and development of staff within the finance department.


The successful candidate will be a CCAB or CIMA qualified Accountant with experience of working in a housing environment. You should have up to date and thorough knowledge of accounting standards and experience of producing annual financial accounts. You should have excellent communication skills and be able to present complex financial information clearly.


Prospect began in 1988, when 8 local people came together and decided they wanted to build new quality houses in Wester Hailes and that's exactly what they did.

Prospect now have almost 900 homes in Wester Hailes. These homes are a mixture of flats and houses in both new and refurbished estates. We are a non-profit making charitable registered social landlord.

Application notes


Please visit our website:, email: or telephone 0131 458 5480 for an application pack (Recruitment Agencies and C.V’s will not be considered).

The closing date for applications is 5pm on Wednesday 20 January 2021.

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 2 February 2021.

Prospect Community Housing is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all who believe they fit the essential requirements of the job.