Finance and Office Manager

Edinburgh & Lothians Greenspace Trust

£28,000 (pro rata)

Paid • Part Time • Permanent 01314454025 Jenni Green

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, sustainability

Closing date: Wednesday, 1st May 2019  

ELGT is seeking a new Finance & Office Manager to have responsibility for the management of financial and accounting functions and to assist the Chief Executive in the smooth and efficient operation of the Trust. You will be responsible for all aspects of the administration of the Trust, whilst ensuring that the office is run cost effectively in compliance with legal obligations.

We are looking for a suitably experienced and enthusiastic self-starter, with an excellent track record of managing a modern office environment and ability to maintain all areas of responsibility, including finance, HR, IT and general administration.

Salary: £28,000 pro rata + 8% pension contribution

Part-time, 30 hours per week, based at ELGT office in Edinburgh

To apply for the post, please download an application form from our website and return by 12 noon on Wednesday 1 May 2019 to CVs will not be accepted.

Interviews will be held on Thursday 9 May at ELGT's office in Swanston, Edinburgh.

About us:

The Edinburgh & Lothians Greenspace Trust is a successful and widely-respected independent charity that undertakes community-based environmental projects, working with partners to improve the quality and accessibility of greenspaces in and around Scotland’s capital city. We believe that quality local greenspaces can have a positive impact on the health and well-being of individuals, particularly those living in disadvantaged areas.

We raise up to £1M annually to fund and manage projects that include the creation and improvement of parks and gardens, woodlands, vacant and derelict land and cycleways, in addition to delivering programmes of community activities to support healthy living and active travel.

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