|Closes:||Sunday, 1st October 2017|
|Published:||Thursday, 14th September 2017|
|Location:||Council HQ, John Muir House, Brewery Park, Haddington|
|Salary:||£23,340 - £25,512 per year|
|Hours:||35.00 hours per week|
|Position Type:||Full Time|
|Organisation:||East Lothian Council|
|Sub-category:||Finance Assistant / Officer|
It is East Lothian Council's policy that successful applicants will be placed on the first point of the salary scale.
Salary £23340-£25512 per annum
Permanent full time position
35 hours per week
Days of Work Mon-Fri
To start as soon as possible
As a key member of the Business Finance Team, the Finance Officer will be expected to;
- Support the Corporate Accountants to develop Capital budgets;
- Support in the preparation of accurate and timely financial monitoring reports to Council services, ensuring that relevant information is reflected within the financial ledger and budget profiling is accurate; timely and accurate reconciliations are undertaken; and financial variances are identified and investigated;
- Support the successful delivery of the Council's statutory financial accounts and other key statutory returns.
Please download the attached Job Outline/Person Specification at the bottom of the page for the exact duties and tasks required of the post.
A formal accountancy or business management qualification at HNC/SVQ Level 3 and/or able to demonstrate substantial experience/skills in a financial management/business management role.
This post involves accessing the public services network, therefore the preferred candidate will be subject to the Baseline Personnel Security Standards (BPSS). The preferred candidate will be subject to a Basic Disclosure provided by Disclosure Scotland prior to a formal offer of employment being made by East Lothian Council.
For additional East Lothian Council employment information please click on the following link: http://www.eastlothian.gov.uk/downloads/download/1834/east_lothian_council_employment_information
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