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Specialist Finance Audit Officer

This is a great opportunity to join SCDA’s Employability team working on the Let’s Get Working (LGW) project. LGW is funded by the European Social Fund and the National Lottery Community Fund and supports people with long-term health conditions and disabilities to find work.

Permanent and part time – 22.5 hours per week
Salary £24,982 per annum pro rata
Based in Newhaven or Hastings

SCDA are recruiting for a Specialist Finance Audit Officer who will be responsible for the updating, co-ordination and accurate completion of all funding related expenditure, ensuring all the required evidence is on file and auditable to the correct standard.
This role would suit someone who is used to working with accounting packages, such as QuickBooks or similar - to input and monitor figures accurately, has great attention to detail, and is accustomed to regular review/audit and performance reporting. Strong IT skills – particularly Excel are a must.

Experience and understanding of ESF funding requirements would be useful, however if you don’t have it don’t worry as full training will be given. If you have an efficient and methodical approach, with all round excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills then this could be the job for you! As with all our team, you will be a confident and credible ambassador for SCDA, showing sensitivity to the aims & values of the organisation as a whole.

The hours can be worked flexibly across the week.
The role can be based in Newhaven or Hastings with regular travel to the other office.
The post is subject to a DBS check.
For an informal discussion about the roles please contact Melanie Nicholls on 01424 400681.
The vacancy closes on Tuesday 14th September 2021 @ 23:59
Interviews conducted in person on Wednesday 22nd September 2021.
For a full job description and to apply please go to or contact our HR department on

22.5 hours per week
Newhaven or Hastings
Tuesday, September 14, 2021

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