This vacancy has now closed


  • Part time
  • £24,500 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 23rd March 2020

  • Advertised from 12th February 2020
  • Around 10 hours per week - £7,000 per annum. There will be an initial probationary period of 6 months.
  • Holidays: 25days + 9 statutory holidays – pro-rata.


There will shortly be a vacancy for the position of Treasurer/Book-keeper with the Dog Aid Society of Scotland.

The post is part-time with working hours as required, averaging around 10 hours per week. A flexible pattern of work attendance can be agreed.

Dog Aid Society is a small Edinburgh based charity established in 1956. It re-homes dogs, undertakes a variety of dog welfare matters and, through various schemes, offers veterinary support to dog owners on low income throughout Scotland. There are three full-time members of staff in addition to the Treasurer. The charity is governed by a Board of Trustees which holds monthly meetings with staff participation.

The successful candidate will be expected to maintain accurate records of the finances and assets of the charity and keep the charity’s trustees apprised of the charity’s financial position by regular reporting. Candidates should be numerate, computer literate, able to work on their own initiative and have good communication skills. Although training will be given if required, it would be advantageous to have a working knowledge of payroll, pensions, VAT, gift aid and charity regulation.

Application notes

For application form and job description, please see below or contact our office:

Dog Aid Society of Scotland, 60 Blackford Avenue, Edinburgh, EH9 3ER.

Telephone: 0131 668 3633


Closing Date is Monday 23rd March 2020.