Research Finance Administrator
Short info about job
Company: University of Birmingham
Department: Finance Office
Salary: £18,793 to £24,591
Hours: Full Time
Contract type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Type / Role: Clerical
Phone: +44-1409 3880889
Fax: +44-1252 4367309
Detail information about job Research Finance Administrator. Terms and conditions vacancy
Duration: Fixed-term until 30 September 2018
An opportunity has arisen for a fixed term post in a busy dynamic environment within Research Finance at the University of Birmingham.
The post holder will provide a key service and communication point to Budget Centre Staff including Academic, Academic Related and Professorial staff. This will include advice and suggesting resolutions to a range of research financial related matters.
The post holder will also provide management and administration relating to research grants and contracts. These duties will include, amongst others, costing and pricing applications, processing offers, maintaining appropriate systems records. There will also be a requirement to invoice sponsors in accordance with funder’s terms & conditions and contract terms.
It is desirable, but not essential that the post holder has relevant experience within an accountancy or financial environment and ideally you will have some formal relevant training eg AAT or the equivalent. The post holder will possess initiative and have excellent communication skills (both written and verbal), be able to organize a varied workload and work to strict deadlines.
It would advantageous for the post holder to have experience of Microsoft and to have worked in a demanding environment.
All informal enquires should be made to Dave Windridge ([email protected])
To download the details of this position and submit an electronic application online please click on the Apply Online button below, please quote Job Ref 53581 in all enquiries.
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