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  • Advertised from 14th November 2019
  • Pro rata 0.6 fte based on 35 hour week. Plus 5% pension contribution. 3 days per week
  • Holidays: 25 days plus 12 public holidays per annum (pro rata)


The International Development Association of Scotland is a network of organisations and individuals involved in Development Education and Education for Global Citizenship across Scotland. By raising awareness of global concerns and illustrating the potential for change, the IDEAS network aims to influence those in all sectors of formal and informal education and lifelong learning including teachers, policy makers, youth and adult education workers and a range of voluntary and statutory organisations.

We are looking for a highly qualified and experienced person to be responsible for the finance and administration functions necessary to support our work. This is an opportunity to work collaboratively and creatively as part of a small and highly motivated team.

You should have strong experience of financial reporting, budgeting and book keeping. You will have experience of supporting a small organisation to run smoothly with IT management and fundraising skills.

You will be based in our Edinburgh office.

Application notes

Closing Date: Friday 6 December 2019

Interviews: Wednesday 18 December 2019

Application is by CV and covering letter. We also require the names of two referees.

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To find out more about IDEAS please visit our website