Financial Supervisor

Gorgie City Farm
Starting salary £21k pro-rata
03 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Financial Supervisor Permanent post based in Edinburgh 25 hours per week, including weekends on a rota Starting salary £21k pro-rata For over 30 years Gorgie City Farm has operated as a successful community-owned initiative based in the west of Edinburgh. We’re a working farm and visitor attraction aiming to bring the sights, sounds, and smells of farming into the city through our wide range of animals and plants. As part of this we aim to educate children and adults about farming and food production, and promote social inclusion by providing a host of volunteering opportunities, often for those with disabilities or problematic backgrounds. As part of the next stage of our development we’ve created the post of Financial Supervisor to join our team. Working directly to the Chief Executive you’ll have responsibility for all operational parts of our finance systems, from processing invoices and weekly bank reconciliations to working with our Chief Executive in preparing and managing budgets. You’ll also be providing financial information to our senior management team and Board of Trustees on an on-going basis, and managing intercompany transactions between the charity and trading company to ensure we’re in line with VAT regulations. Full details of the role and the kind of person we’re looking for can be found on our website. Although this is a part-time role, we are also open to candidates who would like to be considered on a job share basis. Applications should be made by submitting a CV and a covering letter outlining the reasons for your application, and the skills and experience you could bring to the post by clicking on apply. The deadline for receipt of applications is midday on Fri. 27th October. No recruitment agencies please.