This vacancy has now closed

Interim Finance and Office Manager

  • Part time
  • £30,000 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh with some home working
  • Closing 14th December 2021

  • Advertised from 26th November 2021
  • Temporary, 28 hours per week but will consider 21 hours per week, based at ELGT office in Edinburgh with some home working
  • + 8% pension contribution


ELGT is looking to appoint an Interim Finance & Office Manager to have responsibility for the management of financial and accounting functions and to assist the Chief Executive in the smooth and efficient operation of the Trust. You will be responsible for all aspects of the administration of the Trust, whilst ensuring that the office is run cost effectively in compliance with legal obligations.

We are looking for a suitably experienced and enthusiastic self-starter, with an excellent track record of managing a modern office environment and ability to maintain all areas of responsibility, including finance, HR, IT and general administration.

Application notes

Closing date: Tuesday 14 December 2021, 5pm

Interview date: Monday 20 December 2021

To apply for the post, please complete and return an application form by 5pm on Tuesday 14 December 2021 to

CVs will not be accepted.

For a job pack and further information about ELGT, please visit our website at or contact the Trust at: Edinburgh & Lothians Greenspace Trust, 109/11 Swanston Road, Edinburgh EH10 7DS or email

About Us:

The Edinburgh & Lothians Greenspace Trust is a successful and widely respected independent charity that undertakes community-based environmental projects, working with partners to improve the quality and accessibility of greenspaces in and around Scotland’s capital city. We believe that quality local greenspaces can have a positive impact on the health and well-being of individuals, particularly those living in disadvantaged areas.

ELGT generates up to £1.5M annually to fund and manage projects that include the creation and improvement of parks and gardens, woodlands, vacant and derelict land and cycleways, in addition to delivering programmes of community activities to support healthy living and active travel.