- Various Locations In East Lothian, EH41 3HA
- £28,030 - £30,458 per year
- Contract Type:
- Position Type:
- Full Time
- 35 hours per week
- Work From Home:
Hourly rate of pay: £15.36 - £16.69
Temporary until 30th September 2024.
Days and Hours of Work:
Working 5 days a week, 09:00-17:00
Working days are negotiable, flexi time is applicable and starting and finishing times are flexible.
To start asap.
East Lothian Works are recruiting a Finance and Compliance Officer to assist in the financial management of resources across the service. We are seeking a proactive and experienced individual who is proficient in the use of Microsoft packages, in particular Excel and with exceptional attention to detail.
While our preference is for a full time post, we will consider part-time/job share. The role is until September 2024 however, there is potential to extend dependant on confirmation of funding.
Home Working Consideration
Applications for homeworking or hybrid working will be considered for this post, subject to a trial period and in accordance with East Lothian Council’s Home Working and Worksmart Policies which can be found here. Home or Hybrid working options can be discussed with candidates invited for interview. All applicants must live in the UK and will be expected to attend Council offices from time to time as required.
To assist in the financial management of resources within East Lothian Works contributing to the overall delivery of the Council’s employability priorities and objectives.
Please download the Job Outline/Person Specification (available under 'Job Attachments') for the full range of tasks and duties associated with this job. You will need to refer to these in order to complete the application form. You must ensure you meet every 'essential' criteria stated on the Person Specification to be considered for interview.
The ‘East Lothian Way’– values and behaviours we expect our employees to demonstrate in their everyday work. Should you be invited to interview, you may be asked questions based on these behaviours. Please refer to the document via the link to familiarise yourself with them.
Educated to HNC or SVQ Level 3 in a relevant subject (e.g. Accountancy, Financial, Business Administration and/or able to demonstrate equivalent knowledge, skills and competencies gained through relevant experience.
The preferred candidate for this position may be subject to a Basic Disclosure provided by Disclosure Scotland prior to a formal offer of employment being made by East Lothian Council.
If a Disclosure check is required and you have spent more than 3 months working or living outwith the UK in the last 5 years then you will also be required to present a copy of an overseas criminal record check. Details of how to apply and contact details can be found on the GOV.UK website.
For additional East Lothian Council employment information please click on the following link:
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