Reference Number 60023104
Location Northampton Square
School / Service Professional Services
Contract Duration Permanent
Salary Range (£)38017 to 44045
Founded in 1894, City, University of London is a global university committed to academic excellence with a focus on business and the professions and an enviable central London location.
City attracts around 20,000 students (over 40% postgraduate level) from more than 150 countries and staff from over 75 countries.
In the last decade, City has almost tripled the proportion of its total academic staff producing world-leading or internationally excellent research.
Led by President, Professor Sir Paul Curran, City has made signiﬁcant investments in its academic staff, its estate and its infrastructure and continues to work towards realising its vision of being a leading global university.
The post of Management Accountant is part of the research finance team in the finance directorate. Research finance provides post award finance support to the research and enterprise activities carried out by the research and enterprise office. The post deals with management reporting, financial accounting and system aspects of post award finance
The role is responsible for the preparation of periodic management reports, annual external reports on research and enterprise activities. The post holder will be responsible for ensuring complete and accurate recognition of research and enterprise income. They will also be involved in leading on system and process improvements in post award research and enterprise finance.
The successful candidate will be educated to degree level and/or hold a professional accountancy qualification with relevant accounting experience in a finance department/team.
They will also have excellent analytical and business partnering skills and be a team player whilst being able to work independently with minimum management supervision.
City offers a sector-leading salary, pension scheme and benefits including a comprehensive package of staff training and development.
Application closing date: 11:59pm, 16th August 2020.
Interviews are likely to be held week commencing Tuesday 1st September 2020.
Actively working to promote equal opportunity and diversity.
Academic excellence for business and the professions.