Part time Bookkeeper

  • Part time
  • £21,843 – £24,791 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 28th June 2021

  • Advertised from 7th June 2021
  • 20 hours per week


Are you looking for a job with purpose? Do you want to use your skills and experience in new ways? Would you like to be part of delivering a shared vision with likeminded people all over the world?

The Iona Community is looking for a Bookkeeper to work as part of the Finance and Compliance team.

You will be experienced in providing financial administration support, processing invoices, setting up payments and ensuring financial records are up to date. You will have experience working with cloud based financial software, ideally our new system Xero. You will work with the Finance and Compliance Manager and accountant to identify ways in which Xero can help improve systems across the organisation.

The Iona Community is a dispersed Christian community with 3,000 Members and Associates around the world, united by a common Rule of Life and a shared commitment to using our lives to address poverty, work for justice and peace, and protect the environment.

We have a ten-year vision to deepen our global membership and in the coming years will be running pilots to try new ways of engaging and supporting the membership at home and abroad. If you would like to be part of this exciting next chapter, we would love to hear from you.

Please download a copy of the relevant Application Pack, Job Description, Application Form and a copy of our recently agreed strategic vision for background information.

Staff are working from home due to COVID restrictions, so if you would like to have a discussion about the posts, please email your name and number to and someone will call you back.

Closing date: 9am Mon 28th June

Shortlisting 29/30 June

Interviews: Via Zoom w/b mon 5th July

Application notes

All applications must be on the Community’s Iona application form 2020 (CVs are not accepted).

Completed applications forms should be returned to OR by post to Recruitment, Iona Community, Suite 9, 1048 Govan Road, Glasgow, G51 4XS

Further information can be found in the vacancies section of the Iona Community website

Deadline for applications and date of interviews:

The closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 28th June. Interviews will take place via Zoom w/b Monday 5th July.

Iona Community is an Equal Opportunities Employer and a Scottish registered charity SC003794