Finance Officer

  • Position: Finance Officer
  • Location: Easterhouse
  • Salary: £31,282 - £34,350
  • Hours: 35 hours per week
  • Grade: EVH Grade 7
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 25 July 2017
Wellhouse: the Place to Be

Wellhouse core values are inherent in everything we do.  These values are:

• Trust
• Honesty
• Integrity
• Accountability 
• Sustainability
• Excellence

These are our shared behaviours, which have been developed by employees for employees and are important in helping Wellhouse Housing Association to achieve our vision.

The Association has been through a period of significant change and has recently approved a new structure and recruited a new management team.  We are seeking to recruit new team members help us be fit for the future and deliver excellence in customer services.  We are looking to recruit a:

Finance Officer: EVH Grade 7: £31,282 - £34,350

Wellhouse Housing Association is situated in the Greater Easterhouse area of Glasgow.  We own and manage 798 properties, plus 52 factored owners, of mixed stock type in Wellhouse.  We wish to appoint a suitably qualified and experienced Finance Officer as a key member in the Association’s Corporate & Finance Team.

Details of the post:

The successful candidate should have a recognised accountancy qualification or relevant experience working within a finance environment.  You should be able to plan and prioritise a heavy and diverse workload to meet challenging deadlines and organisational goals.

You should be able to display excellent spreadsheet skills, have practical experience of analysing, communicating and presenting complex financial information and previous experience of taking accounts to Trial Balance stage.  Fully conversant with the Accruals concept and experience of preparing accruals and prepayments journals. You should be customer focused, highly proficient in I.T.; possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills; and be highly motivated and committed to excel in the role.

In return, we offer an excellent package including a competitive salary, a contributory pension scheme, 25 days annual leave plus 15 public holidays.

Wellhouse Housing Association is an Equal Opportunities employer and we make appointments on merit.  We welcome applications from applicants regardless of their gender, ethnic group, religious or political beliefs, marital status, age and sexual orientation, or who have disabilities.

Closing date for the applications will be Tuesday 25th July 2017 at 12 noon.  Interviews are likely to take place week beginning 7th August 2017.

To apply, please download an application pack above, email or telephone 0141 352 7445 (CVs are NOT accepted).

Wellhouse Housing Association is a Registered Charity – SC036552