Finance Officer with Music In Hospitals Scotland




Location: Edinburgh
£9.00 per hour
Part-time*, 6 months initially**
Immediate start
Closing date: extended to 16 February 2017, noon

About the Company

A small charity with a wide reach and a big impact. Music in Hospitals Scotland (MiHS) takes the power of live music to over 35,000 people each year in health and care settings. Based in Edinburgh, our energetic team, brings their skills and enthusiasm to everything they do. If you want to work with us to help keep music live for as many people as possible, then please get in touch.


The Role

Music in Hospitals Scotland is looking for a Finance Officer to implement accounting procedures and act as the main point of contact for day-to-day financial issues. The successful candidate will have the following responsibilities:
• Maintaining accounting records
• Processing transactions
• Arranging bank reconciliations
• Maintaining a purchase ledger
• Assisting in the preparation of monthly management accounts
• Credit control 

Please download document here for further breakdown of the job role.

* You must be able to work 30 hours over 4 days.
** There is potential for a permanent opportunity for the right candidate.



The ideal candidate will have a background in finance, bookkeeping or related field. It is essential that you have experience in using Sage, Quickbooks or other accounting software packages. You will be organised, highly analytical and possess accurate numeracy skills.

MiHS are looking for trustworthy individuals with strong attention to detail and ability to prioritise. Applicants must be effective communicators (verbal and written) who are ideally able to build strong working relationships with all stakeholders.


Closing date for applications has been extended to 16 February 2017, noon. 

Interviews will take place on 21 February, 2017.

Please submit a CV and brief covering letter through the AAI online application form on our website. All applications must be submitted by noon on the closing date.  State a. your availability and b. relevant information on your skills/experience pertaining to the job spec.  We do NOT accept e-mail applications unless otherwise stated. 

Please confirm your eligibility to work in the UK.  



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