CHIEF EXECUTIVES SERVICE
Finance Assistant, Orkney Health and Care
22 hours per week
£26,865 - £29,474 pro rata (including Distant Islands Allowance)
An opportunity has arisen as a Finance Assistant situated within the Orkney Health and Care Finance Service.
The post holder will support the Chief Finance Officer in performing the duties of the revenue accounting function.
The post holder will provide Council Services with high quality financial advice, ensuring the maintenance of sound financial and accounting practice and adherence to Council procedures. The post holder will liaise with staff across a range of disciplines both within the council and external agencies, including external audit.
There is a requirement of having excellent communication skills and be able to produce written work to a high standard. This will include sound numerical and analytical skills and be familiar with computer based financial systems.
You will be able to demonstrate a proven track record of achievement, with the ability to work under pressure and deliver priorities within fixed timescales.
You should hold a SVQ Level 4 or equivalent level qualification in accountancy or have significant experience in a financial environment.
For an informal discussion regarding the above post, please contact Pat Robinson, Chief Finance Officer on firstname.lastname@example.org .
Closing Date: Sunday 23 May 2021
Please note that interview expenses are not payable for this post.