Accounting Technician

Organisation: OnFife

Salary: £31,179 – £38,950 per annum

Location: Kirkcaldy, Fife

Contract Type: Permanent
Grade: FC07
Salary: £31,179 – £38,950 per annum
Hours: 36 hours per week
Location: Iona House, Kirkcaldy / Home working
Job Reference: ON000493

We are OnFife and as Fife’s largest cultural organisation we specialise in making jaws drop, hearts warm, eyes light up and imaginations run wild. We work with a huge range of partners, artists and creatives and our spaces are some of Fife’s favourite places. An ambitious leadership-oriented charity, we’re built on strong values, and those values make us who we are – Fearless, Inviting, Fair and Exciting.

We’re a real Living Wage employer, and we offer a local government pension scheme, generous holiday allowance and flexible working opportunities. If you need to travel for work, we can provide pool cars if you’re near head office or pay travel expenses, so you are not out of pocket! Along with this, you can also access discounted gym/swim memberships and other employee benefits.

The Role
We have an exciting opportunity to join our finance team as an Accounting Technician based at Iona House, Kirkcaldy. The purpose of this post is to assist with the provision of accounting and financial information for Fife Cultural Trust and its Trading Subsidiary. The successful candidate will assist with the preparation of annual budgets, producing and monitoring reports, produce draft accounts and be responsible for the daily management and control of the financial ledger system.

The post is 36 hours per week, Monday to Friday and will include hybrid working.

You can view the full job spec on our current vacancies page on our website.

About You
You will be educated to HNC level (or equivalent) in Accountancy, with knowledge of Microsoft Office (min Intermediate level), especially Excel and experience of working in an accounting environment with ERP systems Oracle, Xero/Sage or similar. You must have strong numerical and communication skills.

This post also includes the leading of two team members therefore a previous track record, or an interest in managing people is preferred.

How to Apply
If you would like to find out more information about this role before applying, please contact Martina Kutzer-Prenzlow, Head of Finance for an informal chat. Contact details can be found on our current vacancies page on our website.

When you’re ready to apply, please complete our application form and equal opportunities form and return them to the HR team at The application pack can be downloaded from our current vacancies page on our website.

OnFife is an equal opportunities employer.

We are proud to support the Armed Forces community and are committed to the Armed Forces Covenant.

The closing date for applications is 9am on Thursday 11 April 2024.

Interviews are anticipated to take place w/c 22 April 2024.