Finance Assistant

Perth College UHI

35 hours per week (1.0 FTE)

Job share and flexible working patterns will be considered for this position

Fixed Term Contract – 6 Months

Perth College UHI is one of Scotland’s leading Colleges of Further and Higher Education, and a large partner in Scotland’s newest University, the University of the Highlands and Islands. We are a leading college of further and higher education offering training, education, and skills development opportunities from access to Masters level.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Finance Assistant within the Finance Team.

The ideal candidate will provide an efficient service to internal and external customers of the College with respect to finance duties including cashiering, purchase ledger and sales ledger.

Experience of working in a busy office environment and be the ability to communicate effectively at all levels both verbally and written are essential.  A proactive approach in responding to the needs of students and other staff and be able to work well within a team is essential.

A working knowledge of Microsoft Office is required, in particular Excel.  In addition, it would be desirable to have experience of using a computerised Finance System.  Whilst an accounting qualification is desirable, it is not essential for candidates with appropriate experience.

Closing date:  Friday 9th December 2016 at 12 noon 

Interviews date: Friday 16th December 2016

This post undertakes regulated work with children and a Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme check is required.  A check will be made against the list of those barred from working with children.

We are a disability confident employer and guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for this vacancy.

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