GO EV Smart Finance Assistant

Do you have strong communication and organisational skills? Do you enjoy working with the local community?

This is a unique opportunity to work on an innovative project in an outstanding natural environment.

We are currently looking for a Finance Assistant for the new GO-EV Smart islands project which is part of the Smart Islands Programme.

If you have a good level of financial experience, strong analytical skills and the ability to handle sensitive and protected information this role is for you.


This role will require attention to detail and a high level of accuracy. You will be responsible for the compliant financial delivery of the project including procurement, record keeping and developing audit files.


This project is part funded by European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and Growth Deal, and compliments the Hitachi Europe Ltd Smart Energy Islands project.


2 days per week, fixed term until 31 March 2021


Thinking of working for the Council of the Isles of Scilly? Here are just some of the benefits which we are able to offer to our employees:

·         Eye care voucher scheme

·         Cycle to Work Scheme

·         Defined benefit pension scheme

·         Training and Development opportunities

·         Family friendly leave, pay and working arrangements

·         Generous Holiday allowance

·         A free confidential and impartial counselling service


 For an informal discussion please telephone Nicola Stinson on 

01720 424412 or email Nicola.Stinson@scilly.gov.uk


Business Unit: 
Strategic Development
Part Time - Fixed Contract
15 per week
£22,401 - £24,657 pro rata per annum
Closing Date: 
Monday, 25 March, 2019 - 1pm
Application Pack: 
Additional Information: 

Application Form
Advertisement Monitoring
Equal Opportunities Monitoring
Guidance Notes
Isles of Scilly Information Sheet
Job Applicant Privacy Notice
Recruitment and Selection Policy

Please submit completed applications to humanresources@scilly.gov.uk or:
HR Officer
Council of the Isles of Scilly
Town Hall
St Mary's
Isles of Scilly
TR21 0NA

Please note that canvassing of Members or Officers will disqualify you from consideration.

If you require this application pack in an alternative language, in larger text, Braille, easy read or in an audio format, please email diversity@scilly.gov.uk or telephone 0300 1234 105.