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Finance Assistant - Finance Services (12 month FTC)


Location:  Guildford
Salary:  £24,948 to £27,929 per annum
Fixed term until 31/08/2023
Post Type:  Full Time
Closing Date:  23.59 hours BST on Thursday 18 August 2022
Reference:  053122

The Finance Department provides financial leadership in alignment with University strategy by delivering value and ensuring long term financial sustainability. 

The Finance Services team is responsible for providing specialist Order to Cash and Purchase to Pay support to a large range of internal and external stakeholders. Through the provision of this service, this team contributes to ensuring finance transactions are accurate and the policies and procedures which underpin these are maintained and accessible to users. The team is responsible for processing all order to cash and purchase to pay transactions across the University and supporting staff with these processes, this also includes the processing of staff, student and visitor expenses.

We are seeking applications from motivated individuals to the post of Finance Assistant - Finance Services on a 12 month fixed term contract.  Possessing excellent verbal and written communication skills, you will have previous experience of customer service and relations ideally within a purchase and sales ledger environment and dealing with a broad range of stakeholders. You will demonstrate good IT skills and the ability to work on your own initiative and under pressure. Excellent inter-personal skills and a pro-active approach are essential, together with accuracy and a keen eye for detail. The post holder will be part of the team responsible for providing financial processing and support services to the University.

For further information contact Janice Amiss

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For more information and to apply online, please download the further details and click on the 'apply online' button above.
In return we offer a generous pension, relocation assistance where appropriate , flexible working options including job share and blended home/campus working locations (dependent on work duties), access to world-class leisure facilities on campus, a range of travel schemes and supportive family friendly benefits including an excellent on-site nursery.

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The University of Surrey is committed to providing an inclusive environment that offers equal opportunities for all.  We place great value on diversity and are seeking to increase the diversity within our community.  Therefore we particularly encourage applications from under-represented groups, such as people from Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups and people with disabilities.






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