Financial Accountant

Lancaster University
June 30, 2024
Offerd Salary:£38,205 to £44,263
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Financial Accountant

Finance Location: Bailrigg, Lancaster, UK Salary: £38,205 to £44,263 (Full time, Fixed Term Contract) Closing Date: Sunday 30 June 2024 Interview Date: To be confirmed Reference: 0691-24

Lancaster University are looking for a passionate, experienced and proactive Financial Accountant to join our Financial Operations and Compliance team.

Lancaster University is an established thriving UK university with a world- class reputation for excellence in research, teaching and engagement. Lancaster is consistently ranked in the top universities in all three major UK league tables, and continues to build a growing reputation both nationally and internationally.

You will support the Financial Operations and Compliance team in a portfolio of financial accounting and compliance activities including international tax compliance, treasury and International Teaching Partnerships. The role will also involve liaison with the internal and external auditors on relevant areas of their portfolio.

As a member of the Financial Operations and Compliance team, you will be a strong team player with excellent communication skills looking to support efficient and effective business processes, with a focus on customer service. You are likely to be an exam passed finalist and working towards a professional accountancy body membership (ACCA/ACA or CCAB).

You must meet all the essential criteria on the Person Specification to be considered for interview. This is a one year fixed-term role to cover maternity leave, with hybrid working options. The role will be based within the Finance Division at Lancaster University's Bailrigg Campus.

Being part of the Lancaster University team means you will receive a competitive salary, 25 days annual leave plus additional university closure days at Christmas and Easter, opportunities for continuing professional development, a flexible benefits package and a package of family friendly work-life balance policies.

Lancaster University promotes equality of opportunity and diversity within the workplace and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

If you have any questions or would like an informal discussion about the role, please contact [email protected].

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