Accountant, Stirling

35 hours per week
£38,344 – £42,328
(job-evaluation pending)

The Children’s Hearings System provides the operational setting in which SCRA and our partner agencies work. The aim is to provide a safety net for vulnerable children and young people and deliver tailored solutions which meet the needs of the individuals involved, while helping to build stronger families and safer communities.

We are looking for an Accountant to join our small Finance team. The post involves budget monitoring, reporting to management and the Board, liaising with auditors and the preparation of statutory financial statements.

You will be qualified to degree level with a recognised CCAB professional qualification. Together with excellent communication and financial administration skills, you will have experience and knowledge of financial systems and be highly skilled in Microsoft Excel. Excellent numerical skills and the ability to work on your own initiative are essential.

If you wish to find out more about this job please download a job description, person specification and application form which can be found at the bottom of this page. For further information please contact

Closing date: Thursday 24 October 2019                            Ref: EST970/19
Interviews will be held w/c 4 November 2019

This post is subject to PVG clearance by Disclosure Scotland. It is normal practice to appoint at the minimum point of the salary scale.

How to apply

Save the application form (below) to your desktop, fill in the relevant sections and submit it via email to   When the email opens you must attach your completed form to it.

The Diversity Monitoring form is a separate section within the application form and should be completed and submitted as part of the application return so we can monitor equalities throughout our recruitment process.

Alternatively, postal applications can be returned to:

Nadia McIntosh
Asst HR/OD Officer
Springkerse Business Park
Stirling FK7 7XE

We welcome applications from all protected characteristics including care experience.

Job Description
Person Specification
Application Form






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