Human Resources

Finance Officer - QMUL12879

Department: School of Economics & Finance
Salary: £36,677 - £43,152 p.a (Grade 5)
Reference: QMUL12879
Date posted: 13-Dec-2017
Closing date: 07-Jan-2018

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The School of Economics and Finance are looking to recruit a Finance Officer, who will have a key strategic role to play in being responsible for efficient and pro-active financial management in a large and complex financial environment. The School has a large teaching programmes as well as active and vibrant research activity nationally and internationally and the Finance Officer will be called upon to help the School meet their strategic priorities through financial best practice.

As a successful candidate, you will be educated to degree level or equivalent with a recognised professional qualification in accounting (ACA/ACCA/CIMA). You will have significant experience of financial administration, an understanding of the Higher Education sector, and a proven record of working with senior management teams to set annual budgets and monitor these effectively through the full financial cycle. Excellent problem solving skills and experience of collating and analysing large, varied data sets, are also essential. Experience of using Agresso would be beneficial.

The post is full time and permanent. Consideration will be given to applicants wishing to work on a part time or job share basis. Starting salary will be in the range £36,677 - £43,152 per annum inclusive of London Allowance. Benefits include 30 days annual leave, defined benefit pension scheme, and interest-free season ticket loan. The university offers a wide range of professional development opportunities for staff.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.  Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.

Informal enquiries can be addressed to Michelle Restarick, Head of Administration SEF, on 0207 882 8850 or at

To apply, please click on the link below.

The closing date for applications is 07 January 2018. 

Interviews are expected to be held shortly thereafter.

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