Business Management Officer

Hjaltland Housing Association Ltd.

TypeFull or Part-Time
Address6 North Ness Business Park, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0LZ
Salary£30,862 - £33,544 (pro rata)
Closing Date5pm, 28 January 2022


Business Management Officer – Full-Time or Part-Time (minimum 28 hours) Permanent Position

Salary on a scale PA17-20 (Grade 6) £30,862 – £33,544 pro rata (including island allowance)


In addition to the salary and allowances the Association operates a contributory occupational pension scheme.

Based in Lerwick you will assist the Head of Finance & Corporate Services in the production of business management and financial information, budgets and forecasts, reports and annual returns assuring compliance with Association and regulatory deadlines.

Ideally the successful applicant will be able to demonstrate:

  • Business Management OR Accountancy qualification (HNC or AAT Intermediate or equivalent in either discipline)
  • Experience in Business Management with a good understanding of financial operations and practices
  • Significant IT experience including the use of Microsoft Office applications including Word and complex Excel spreadsheets
  • Willingness to learn additional computer applications
  • A strong team ethic, with a focus on achieving results
  • Experience of collating information and preparing reports and returns


To discuss the role or request an application form and job description, contact Kim Laidlaw, Hjaltland Housing Association, 6 North Ness Business Park, Lerwick ZE1 0LZ on 01595 694986 or

Closing date for applications 28th January 2022 at 5pm.

It is anticipated interviews will be held after week commencing 14th February 2022.

Due to current social distancing measures, we are currently holding video interviews via Zoom.


Hjaltland Housing Association is committed to equality and diversity, and is an inclusive employer.


6 North Ness Business Park, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0LZ
Financial Conduct Authority Reg No. 1832 R (S)    Registered Housing Association No. HAL 127
Registered Scottish Charity 031954


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