Location: Wester Hailes, Edinburgh
Deadline: 13 December 2018, Midday

Since being set up by local people in 1992, WHALE Arts has firmly established itself as the cultural anchor organisation for Wester Hailes.

As a community-led arts charity and social enterprise, WHALE Arts’ mission is to be the creative heart of a vibrant, thriving community. It acts as a conduit between the community and creative opportunities through the direct delivery of projects, programmes and events and by connecting our community with city and national cultural partners.

It is based at the purpose built WHALE Arts Centre, a unique community asset that provides a range of high quality creative spaces for our community. The WHALE Arts Centre operates as a social enterprise allowing it to generate income that supports its charitable work. Its social enterprises include a co-working space, office rentals, training and conference facilities. 

The Finance Officer will be responsible for overseeing and maintaining all aspects of WHALE Arts’ finance systems and procedures. They will work closely with the WHALE Chief Executive to provide Board finance information and with project budget holders to ensure effective finance controls are in place. They will be responsible for all transactional accounting in the finance systems (SAGE).

WHALE is looking for someone to work 14 hours per week which can be worked within 2 days or more across Monday - Friday. Salary: £28,000 per annum pro rata (14 hours per week).

For a full list of responsibilities and details on how to apply, please visit the WHALE Arts website.