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Comhairle nan Eilean Siar Council Offices Sandwick Road Stornoway Isle of Lewis, HS1 2BW
£25,313 - £25,569 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Part Time
35 hours per week


Accountancy Assistant, Stornoway (5141)

35 hours per week, Fixed Term to June 2025

£25,313 to £25,569 per annum (inclusive of £2,593 Distant Islands Allowance per annum)

The Accountancy Assistant will be a member of a professional accountancy team providing accounting and financial management services to a range of departments within the Comhairle and is responsible for assisting the Accountants and Technicians in providing accountancy support to departments.  This will include assistance with budget preparation and monitoring, year-end accounts, completion of statutory returns and general assistance to departments.

You must have a minimum of 3 Highers (including English and Mathematics) OR experience of working in an accountancy office environment.   You must have strong written and verbal communication skills and be competent in the use of a variety of IT systems, for example, data entry and spreadsheets.

Salary for the above post is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance.  This is fixed term position to June 2025.

Please see attached 'Job Description & Person Specification ' for further information.

Closing Date: Monday 8 July 2024

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  • Scottish Living Wage