Humanities Divisional Office, Radcliffe Humanities, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road
Senior Finance Officer: shared service
Grade 7: £34,308- £42,155 per annum
Owing to the recent growth in financial activity within the Humanities Division, we are looking to grow our Divisional Finance team with an additional finance colleague to support in the management of the shared service team. This post will report directly into the Humanities Division Finance Manager.
The successful applicant will join an agile and dynamic team of professionals that provide financial support across the Division and all its faculties.
The Humanities Division has moved to a finance shared service model and with its continued success and growth a new role is required. The post holder will work closely with the Finance Manager and Business Partner to ensure this strategic objective continues to be achieved, and that the service continues to focus on customer requirements.
Along with supporting the leadership of the shared service team, you will provide financial management support to a number of faculties. This would involve budgeting and forecasting, management reporting, financial planning and analysis and the delivery of ad hoc finance projects.
We are looking for a qualified accountant or someone in the final stages, you will have several years' experience in a financial role.
Staff management will need to be a key strength and you should have highly refined negotiating skills.
You will have a proven ability to establish and maintain multiple relationships; build a strong network; bring about successful effective changes.
You will be a highly motivated self-starter with a flexible ‘can do' attitude; able to manage competing activities with high impact to tight deadlines with limited notice; able to provide practical solutions to problems.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential.
Understanding or experience of the University's Oracle financial system will be a strong advantage.
You will be required to complete an application form and upload a supporting statement as part of your online application.
As an employer, we genuinely care about our employees' wellbeing and this is reflected in the range of benefits that we offer including:
• An excellent contributory pension scheme
• 38 days annual leave
• A comprehensive range of childcare services
• Family leave schemes
• Cycle loan scheme
• Discounted bus travel and Season Ticket travel loans
• Membership to a variety of social and sports clubs
Only applications received by 12.00 noon on 13th February 2023 can be considered.
Contact Person : Ellen Higgins Vacancy ID : 162903 Contact Phone : Closing Date & Time : 13-Feb-2023 12:00 Pay Scale : STANDARD GRADE 7 Contact Email : [email protected] Salary (£) : £34,308- £42,155 per annum