Senior Accounts and Procurement Clerk

University of Cambridge
December 01, 2022
Offerd Salary:£24,285-£27,929
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Senior Accounts and Procurement Clerk

We have an exciting opportunity to join our accounts and procurement team at the Department of Veterinary Medicine.

You will undertake a full range of accounts and purchasing duties in Payables, Receivables, iProcurement and General Ledger, with other duties relating to research grants and payroll, and provide a first point of contact for staff, students and suppliers seeking accounts-related information and guidance.

You will have GCSE English and Maths, Grade C or above, and AAT intermediate, and/or equivalent extensive work based experience. You will be familiar with use of MS Excel and use of on-line financial systems (Oracle Financials desirable).

Good written and communication skills and interpersonal skills, a patient attitude, tact, and diplomacy are important, as is the ability to work as a proactive team player.

The ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines, whilst achieving accuracy and paying attention to detail, is imperative. You will also be required to work on your own initiative within the scope of your role.

In return, we offer the opportunity to work with a small friendly team and offer the following:

  • Generous paid annual leave including bank holidays
  • Defined benefit pension scheme
  • Enhanced family friendly policies
  • Access to a dedicated Personal and Professional Development team
  • Wellness programme including Occupational Health team and Staff counselling
  • Staff discount scheme including shopping vouchers
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Travel to work loans
  • Eye care voucher scheme
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Click the 'Apply' button below to register an account with our recruitment system (if you have not already) and apply online.

    If you have any questions about the application process, please contact Helen Boyle on [email protected]

    For further particulars and information about the Department please visit: www.

    Interviews will be held on Thursday 15 December 2022

    Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment.

    Please quote reference PP34143 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

    The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

    The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

    Further information
  • Further Particulars - Senior Accounts and Procurement Clerk
  • Department/Location

    Department of Veterinary Medicine, West Cambridge Site






    Assistant staff


    10 November 2022

    Closing date

    1 December 2022

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