Job Opportunity - Finance Officer (P/T)

Salary £16-18,000 p.a (pro rata)

Start date: as soon as possible

The Bumblebee Conservation Trust seeks to appoint an experienced Finance Officer with excellent book-keeping skills to assist with the day-to-day management of the Trust’s financial activities. Working in a busy office, key duties & responsibilities include:

  • Processing all income and expenditure onto SAGE

  • Assisting with finance queries

  • Cash handling and banking

  • End of month reconciliations

  • Assisting with the procurement of goods and services

You will be educated to at least SQA Higher level or equivalent and can demonstrate at least three years accounting or financial management experience.  Extensive experience of Sage 50 is essential, and you must have excellent IT skills (including thorough working knowledge of Excel databases).  You will have good communication and time management skills, and be able to work to deadlines with a high degree of accuracy. An interest in wildlife conservation and the Trust’s work is desirable.

This is a part-time, permanent position.

The closing date is 5 p.m. Wednesday 10th September 2014.

To apply for this role please download an Application Pack

"We are facing a fundamental problem with the decline of bees and other pollinators. They have an absolutely crucial role in pollinating many of our important crops - without them we will face higher food costs and potential shortages."

Professor Douglas Kell
BBSRC Chief Executive

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