Finance Officer

Guildford, United Kingdom
£22,431 to £25,981 per annum pro rata (0.83 FTE)
27 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
14 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Maternity Cover
Part Time


Location:      Guildford
Salary:      £22,431 to £25,981 per annum pro rata (0.83 FTE)
Maternity Cover until 02/10/2020
Post Type:      Part Time
Closing Date:      Sunday 14 July 2019
Interview Date:      Tuesday 23 July 2019

Part Time- up to 26 hours per week

We are looking to hire an experienced Finance Officer to be part of the Surrey Research Park Office based in the Surrey Technology Centre, responsible for raising all invoices and for the review and collection of all debts owed to the Surrey Research Park.

The Surrey Research Park is a major centre of excellence in technology, science, health and engineering, The Surrey Research Park is widely regarded as the best science park of its kind in the UK.

The team is supported by the University’s central Finance Services team, who provide a shared service of financial transactional processes covering both Purchase to Pay (P2P) and Order to Cash (O2C).

You will provide support to internal and external stakeholders in all areas of O2C including invoicing, debt collection, internal recharging and provision of management information where required. Ensuring compliance with the University’s policies and procedures, whilst maintaining relationships with the University Finance team to deliver best practice and consistency of processes. As well as assisting in the preparation of the monthly management accounts and year end financial accounts with writing and posting journals into the general ledger.

You will own and maintain the Research Park’s client database (holding leases and other tenancy related documentation) providing information on lease terms and notifying breaks and review dates.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Strong customer service skills
  • Experience within a Financial Transactions environment
  • A medium understanding of Microsoft Office 
  • Knowledge and understanding of the application of internal controls
  • High organisational skills with effective multi-tasking abilities
  • A high level of attention to detail

In addition to a competitive salary you will receive a generous annual leave entitlement and excellent development opportunities; access to the University pension scheme, child care assistance and discounted membership to Surrey Sports Park.

No agency applications.

For further information on the role please contact Tim Riches- Business Finance Manager (Research Park) at, please apply online through the button below

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