Income Assistant

Vacancy posted: Thursday, 13 October 2016

Salary: 18,963
Location: Edinburgh

Closing date: 26 October 2016
Job ref. no.: HES/16/160A

Job Title: Income Assistant

Recruiting Reference: HES/16/160A

Closing Date: 26/10/2016 (Midnight)


Thank you for enquiring for the post of Income Assistant with Historic Environment Scotland based at Longmore House. This is a permanent and pensionable appointment. The successful candidate will be expected to take up post as soon as possible.

About us

We are the lead body for Scotland’s historic environment; a charity dedicated to the advancement of heritage, culture, education and environmental protection. We’re at the forefront of researching and understanding the historic environment, and addressing the impact of climate change on its future. We investigate and record architectural and archaeological sites and landscapes across Scotland and care for more than 300 properties of national importance.

Our Vision

Our vision is that Scotland’s historic environment is cherished, understood, shared and enjoyed with pride by everyone.

Our Mission

  • To enhance knowledge and understanding of Scotland’s historic environment.
  • To protect, conserve and manage the historic environment for the enjoyment, enrichment and benefit for everyone – now, and in the future.
  • To share and celebrate our culture heritage with the world.

Post details

Salary: £18,963 per annum

Pay Range:  £18,963 to £21,723

Division: Finance

Location: Longmore House, Edinburgh

Line Manager: Margaret Cormie, Income Manager

Contract: Permanent

Working Hours: Full Time Working Hours  (37 hours per week)

Closing Date: 26th October 2016 (Midnight)             


Overview of the post and information about the team

The Income Assistant will join the income team comprising of two Retail Accounting Officers, one Compliance Officer and one part time Sales Ledger Officer. The income team sits within the Financial Operations section of Finance.

The primary responsibility of the post is to ensure accurate and prompt processing of sales invoice requests for the organisation as well as carry out credit control.

The Finance Operations section is one group within the finance unit of Historic Environment Scotland. The Finance unit, under the Director of Finance, is responsible for the control of a budget of in excess of £85 million and provides comprehensive support to all business areas within the organisation.

Key responsibilities, duties and objectives

Reporting to the Income Manager, you will work with the other Sales Ledger Officer primarily raising invoices for our on line customers as well as carrying out credit control and issuing statements and reminder letters. You will also handle correspondence via the generic mail box dealing with both internal and external queries. You will be required to provide cover for the other Sales Ledger Officer.

In addition to sales ledger duties, you will carry out other finance ad hoc tasks as required.

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Contact Name Kimberley Alexander
Telephone 0131 668 8999
Address Historic Environment Scotland
Human Resources, Room 3.10, Longmore House, Salisbury Place, Edinburgh EH9 1SH

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