ASTON UNIVERSITY

School Finance Business Partner

Location
Birmingham, West Midlands (GB)
Salary
£39,992 to £47,722 per annum
Posted
08 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
22 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

School Finance Business Partner
Finance Department
Salary:     £39,992 to £47,722 per annum
Grade:     Grade 09
Basis:     Full Time
Closing Date:     23.59 hours BST on Friday 22 June 2018
Interview Date:     Thursday 05 July 2018
Reference:     R180264


An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Accountant to provide high quality business partnering services to one of the University’s School of study. You will play a vital role in supporting the Executive Dean, Heads of Department and other budget holders in achieving their strategic objectives through the provision of all aspects of financial management, business planning and reporting. Key accountabilities will include short and longer term financial planning, the monitoring of performance against budget, proactive financial advice, and the provision of appropriate timely management information. 

To succeed in this role you will be a qualified accountant and have a substantial level of relevant experience of providing innovative financial partnering services. Experience of all aspects of financial management and excellent IT skills are essential. Establishing rapport and credibility with customers is vital as is the need for strong leadership skills and a high level of accuracy. 

Aston University is committed to the principles of the Athena SWAN Charter http://www.ecu.ac.uk/equality-charter-marks/athena-swan/, recognised by a bronze award. We pride ourselves on our vibrant, friendly, supportive working environment and collaborative atmosphere.

Please visit our website http://www.aston.ac.uk/jobs for further information and to apply online.  

As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy