Accounting Assistant (Research)

Location
Keele, Newcastle-under-Lyme
Salary
Grade 5 Starting salary £22,658
Posted
26 Sep 2018
Closes
14 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Keele University

Finance Directorate

Accounting Assistant (Research)

Grade 5 Starting salary £22,658

Keele University is renowned for its exciting approach to higher education, innovative research, beautiful campus, strong community spirit and excellent student experience.  With a turnover in excess of £134 million, over 10,000 students and a total staff of approximately 2000, the University provides high quality teaching across a wide range of academic and vocational subjects and promotes world-class research.

This post represents an exciting opportunity for an ambitious individual to join a team of staff in Keele University’s Finance Directorate.  The post holder will work as part of the team responsible for the effective post-award financial management of externally funded research projects.

Possession of strong communication and interpersonal skills is required as well as good IT skills, in particular, in the use of Microsoft Excel. You should be numerate with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail and be able to prioritise and work to strict deadlines.  Recent proven experience in a financial environment is essential.

Keele University values equality and diversity across our workforce and to ensuring our staff community is reflective of the diversity of our student population. In support of these commitments the University welcomes applications from individuals of Black, Asian and ethnic minority backgrounds for all roles.

Post Ref: KU00000912

Closing date for applications: 14 October 2018.

Interview Date:  23 October 2018

For full post details please visit our website.

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