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Finance Officer

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Wildside Centre, Whitebridge IV2 6UN
  • Closing 5th July 2021


  • Advertised from 18th June 2021
  • Salary: £15 - £20 per hour. Hours of work: up to 45 hours per month

Role

We are now looking for a suitable person who would like to take on the role of Finance Officer.

The success of The Trust depends, not only on its ability to negotiate Community benefit deals, provide grants and finance legacy projects etc., but also on whether or not it is able to manage its accounts efficiently and as befits the company status.

Financial accountability is of the utmost importance to the Trust and if the community or the Trust’s funders lose faith in its ability to control and account for finances, they may lose faith in the whole organization. The Trust therefore takes its financial responsibilities seriously and needs to recruit the right set of skills to ensure it performs with best practice as befits the status as a Community Trust company.

In this role you will: -

  • be in charge of receiving and dispersing funds as determined by the Trust’s negotiations and Grants teams. To manage and report on the Trust’s finances.
  • work with the Chairperson and Trust Manager to produce financial information for the Board as requested.
  • provide advice as required to ensure that the Trust complies with its governing document in so far as it applies its resources exclusively in pursuance of its objects, company law and other relevant legislation or regulations relating to its financial affairs.
  • contribute to the success of Stratherrick and Foyers Community Trust working with the Directors and other employees to maintain creditability, best practice, and transparency.

Application notes

If you think you are the right person for the role then please check out the full Finance Officer job role here.

Closing date: Monday 5th July at 12 noon

Please send us your CV and a covering letter as to why you are right for the role of Finance Officer to: admin@sfctrust.org.uk