Finance Officer (Purchase/Sales Ledger)

Salary £19,142 - £22,970 (pro rata) + benefits, depending on experience

We are seeking to appoint a Finance Officer to work at the heart of Scotland’s largest National Performing Company. The role is part-time, 28 hours per week; the actual working hours may be negotiable for candidates with the necessary experience.

The person we are looking for is well organised, enthusiastic, and efficient, and must be comfortable working to a high level of accuracy. They will be responsible for administrative and accounting duties which include monthly reconciliation of Purchase and Sales Ledgers, debt collection, and all areas of office administration.

The person should be skilled in Microsoft Office, especially Excel, and possess a minimum of 5 years demonstrable work experience of processing financial information. Experience with Navision would be advantageous .

Applicants should apply in writing to The Human Resources Department, Scottish Opera, 39 Elmbank Crescent, Glasgow G2 4PT or email

All applications should include a covering letter, CV and a completed application form which can be downloaded from the link below. Applications without the relevant documents will not be considered. All candidates must be able to demonstrate a pre-existing right to work in the UK. Documentary proof will be required at interview.

Closing date for applications is Sunday 28 January 2018
Interviews will be held week commencing 29 January 2018


Scottish Opera strives to be an equal opportunities employer and is subsidised by the Scottish Government. Registered number 37531. Scottish Charity number:  SCO19787


Work Experience

Unfortunately we cannot accept any work experience requests in 2016/17. We will review this in 2017/18 and update our website should any work experience opportunities become available.