Student Accounting Assistant

Cranfield, United Kingdom
£24,739 to £26,119 per annum
10 May 2021
End of advertisement period
16 May 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

School/Department Finance
Based at Cranfield Campus, Cranfield, Bedfordshire
Hours of work 37 hours per week, normally worked Monday to Friday. Flexible working will be considered.
Contract type Permanent
Salary £24,739 to £26,119 per annum
Apply by 16/05/2021

Role Description

Cranfield University’s world-class expertise, large-scale facilities and unrivalled industry partnerships is creating leaders in technology and management globally. Learn more about Cranfield and our unique impact here. We are currently seeking a Student Finance Assistant to join our busy Student Finance Team.

You will have experience of working in a busy environment in a large complex organisation or Higher Education institution.  You will be customer focused in your approach to work, have good numeracy/analytical skills and good organisational and time management skills.

You must be able to demonstrate an in-depth understanding of double entry book keeping. You will have experience across the range of different tasks relating to operating the Sales Ledger and related credit control practices.

You will have excellent interpersonal skills to communicate both orally and in writing with key stakeholders across the University, our students, sponsors and other third parties.

Ideally you will have or be willing to work towards the AAT qualification (or equivalent), or alternatively you will be able to demonstrate equivalent relevant work experience.  Prior experience of using our Finance system Agresso will be an advantage as will experience of accounting for apprenticeships.

In return, the successful applicant will have exciting opportunities for career development in this key position, and to supportworld leading research and education, joining a supportive team and environment.

Our shared, stated values help to define who we are and underpin everything we do: Ambition; Impact; Respect; and Community. Find out more here. We aim to create and maintain a culture in which everyone can work and study together and realise their full potential.

For an informal discussion please contact Suzanne Rose,  Financial Controller, on (T); 01234 758397 or (E);