Senior Lecturer in Accounting & Finance

Preston, Lancashire (GB)
Grade: I (£42,418-49,149)
24 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
23 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

This is an exciting opportunity to join the University of Central Lancashire delivering a postgraduate programme in Accounting.

This is a well-supported role within a reputable international Business School. Candidates will be professionally qualified accountants with some experience in a HE teaching or professional training environment. You will join a professional, friendly and enthusiastic team.

UCLan has an excellent reputation for the delivery of business and management courses. The Lancashire School of Business & Enterprise is committed to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research and knowledge transfer and the successful post holder will contribute to academic course management, teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, research, knowledge transfer, consultancy and scholarship within the School.

Applicants will be professionally qualified accountants (holding membership of a CCAB Professional Body i.e CIMA, ACCA, ICAEW) with some higher education teaching experience at undergraduate or postgraduate level or relevant professional experience within a company or public sector organisation. Experience of teaching ACCA Professional Level papers is desirable.

A relevant first degree or Higher degree is essential and ideally, the successful applicant will hold a teaching certificate.

An ability to teach at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels as well as supervise student dissertations are essential. Effective communication skills, flexibility and an ability to work as part of an academic team are also core requirements for success in this role.

Potential applicants can obtain further details by contacting the Division Leader, Wayne Hawkins, Tel +44 (0)1772 894720
Academic Resource & Portfolio Director, Louise Mc Ardle, University of Central Lancashire, Preston PR1 2HE, England, Tel +44 (0)1772 894780, Email

Applicants need to meet all essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview. This position is based in Preston.

Please apply online; if you cannot apply online please contact Human Resources on 01772 892324 and quote the reference number. CVs will not be considered unless accompanied by a completed application form.

School/Service: Lancashire School of Business & Enterprise
Hours: Full time (37 hours per week)
Basis: Indefinite
Interview Date: To be confirmed