Finance Assistant

Inverness, Highland
£24,932 – £28,470 per annum
27 Sep 2023
16 Oct 2023
Job Function
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

UHI Inverness are seeking an enthusiastic, dedicated member of staff to work with us as a Finance Assistant on a 1 year fixed term contract.

UHI Inverness are one of the largest partners of the University of the Highlands and Islands, a partnership of 11 colleges and research institutions comprising Scotland’s newest university.

As the UK’s leading tertiary education provider, we deliver both further education and higher education courses and that makes us different from traditional institutions. Through an innovative approach to learning and some of the best online learning technologies, we offer our students the complete learner journey, where they have choice and flexibility to study from access level right through to PhD.

UHI Inverness is at the heart of the community. Working closely with businesses and stakeholders, our curriculum and research capacity is designed to meet the ever-evolving needs of industry and support the strengths and ambitions of the region. Through a personalised approach, we help our students discover their right path, providing them with a combination of qualification and job-ready skills to succeed in the workplace. UHI Inverness has locations at Inverness Campus and also the Scottish School of Forestry (Balloch), a growing hub for research, innovation and enterprise set within a 215 acre site. 

Job Purpose:

We are seeking a suitably skilled and qualified Finance Assistant to work within our Finance department.  You will assist the Finance Leads to provide an excellent Finance Service for the College with specific responsibility for accurate processing, reviewing and reporting all financial transactions to provide real time information.

Full details of the key accountabilities and person specification can be found in the attached job profile document.

Please note: the successful post holder will need to pass a satisfactory PVG Scheme check through Disclosure Scotland and a satisfactory Financial Check prior to commencing employment.

Application Closing Date: 16th October 2023

Shortlisting will take place on 17th October 2023

Interviews will be held week commencing 23rd October 2023

If you have any queries about the application process, or to request a manual application form, please contact the Human Resources Department on or on 01463 273210.

Requests for feedback following interview are welcomed, however due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to provide feedback on applications that have not been shortlisted for interview.

For further information about the role please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.