Westray Development TrustNews

Employment Opportunity (Maternity Cover)

Administration and Finance Officer (Maternity Cover – Minimum 18 months)

Salary Range £22,000 – £25,593 (Negotiable depending on experience and skills)

Hours – Full-time working normal office hours with some out of hours meetings

Likely Start Date – Late February 2018

The aim of Westray Development Trust is to develop the economic, social and cultural sustainability of our community by harnessing the quality of our resources, people and island environment.

Responsible for providing an high level of financial and office administrative support for Westray Development Trust (WDT) and its wholly owned trading subsidiary, Westray Renewable Energy Ltd (WRE) the Admin and Finance Officer’s main duties include:

  • All tasks relating to payroll through the Sage system
  • Provide advice to the board on matters of governance and to implement procedures to ensure that there is good governance within the organisation e.g. compliance with charity and company law as appropriate.
  • Record, collate, review, analyse and distribute financial reports and information to directors, Financial Sub Group and Operations Manager to enable them to monitor the financial performance of the organisation and the projects it is progressing.
  • Provide the financial information required for inclusion in the business plans for any projects being considered by the Trust.

For more information including an informal discussion about the role, the full job specification or an application form please contact Andy Makin (Operations Manager) on 01857 677858 or andy@westraydevelopmenttrust.co.uk

Closing Date for applications will be noon on 12th January 2018 with interviews likely be the week commencing 22nd January 2018.