Charity Bookkeeper

  • Part time
  • £23,145 – £25,186 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 28th May 2021

  • Advertised from 27th April 2021
  • 21 hours per week. Salary + 4% Contributory Pension


Positive Action in Housing is an independent, anti-racist homelessness and human rights charity (SC027577) dedicated to supporting women, children and men from refugee and migrant backgrounds to rebuild their lives. We believe in a society where everyone has the right to live safe and dignified lives, free from poverty, homelessness or inequality.

We wish to recruit an experienced Bookkeeper to assist with the finances of a small but busy charity based in Glasgow’s city centre. You will be responsible for undertaking accurate and timely recording of income and expenditure, bank reconciliation, purchase ledger, donor’s database, payment of invoices and reclamation of Gift Aid. You will prepare and post general ledger journals and prepare reports as requested. You will have excellent written and verbal communication skills. You will have excellent numeracy skills. You will have the skills and aptitude to accurately maintain our computer-based finance records. You will pay meticulous attention to detail and have the aptitude and skills to learn on the job. You have excellent IT skills, and are familiar with spreadsheets, word processing, email and MS Office. You will be educated to degree level or equivalent. You know how to plan, manage and prioritise a varied workload under pressure. You are self-motivated and know how to work as part of a team.

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Closing date: 12 Noon, Friday 28 May 2021.

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Successful candidates will be subject to the receipt of satisfactory references and Disclosure Scotland documents.