Project Support Assistants

The Council of the Isles of Scilly are recruiting for Finance Assistants within two of its innovative projects

We are recruiting to the following two exciting posts:

• GO-EV Finance Assistant (15 hours per week fixed term until 31 March 2021)
• Voucher Scheme Finance Assistant (22 hours per week Fixed term until 31 December 2021)

These unique opportunities offer the successful applicant to work within innovative projects in an outstanding natural environment.

The post holder will be required to provide an efficient, smooth and effective project support and finance administration function to these two projects. You will regularly liaise with external and internal stakeholders and be part of the GO EV or Voucher Scheme teams. Both posts require excellent communication skills and an ability to work swiftly and accurately under pressure. You must have a high attention to detail along with a flexible and enthusiastic approach.

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

These roles are both part time, but could be combined to form one Full time role

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
  •          Flexible working including ‘Flexi Time’
  •          Family friendly leave, pay and working arrangements
  •          Generous Holiday allowance
  •          A free confidential and impartial counselling service

For an informal discussion please telephone Keith Grossett on (01720) 424491 or email
Jim Wrigley on (01720) 620125 or email


Business Unit: 
Strategic Development
Full or Part Time - Fixed Term Contract
37 per week
£22,911 - £25,295 pro rata per annum
Closing Date: 
Monday, 29 April, 2019 - 1pm
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 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 or telephone 0300 1234 105.