Administrator - School Finance

University of Reading - Finance and Corporate Services

Employing unit: Start date: As soon as possible

Interview date: TBC

The Finance team at the University of Reading is undergoing a major transformation in the way it delivers its services to both internal and external stakeholders and to meet the ambitious growth and challenges that the University has set itself. A vacancy for an Administrator – School Finance has now arisen and the University is seeking a suitably experienced individual to fill this role.

The role is responsible for supervising and assisting a team of schools based clerks in providing financial support and assistance especially as regards procurement / purchasing and sales invoicing activities.

You will have:

  • Good supervisory skills
  • Ability to communicate at different levels
  • Good systems knowledge of Agresso
  • Experience of working in a medium to large accounts office processing high volumes
  • Highly motivated, organised, efficient and a self-starter
  • Informal contact details

Contact role: Head of Transactional Services
Contact name: Darren Francis
Contact phone: 0118 378 8838
Contact email:
Alternative informal contact details
Contact role: Interim Deputy Director of Finance
Contact name: David Reeve
Contact phone: 0118 378 8839
Contact email:

To formally apply, please visit or contact Human Resources, University of Reading, Whiteknights, PO Box 217, Reading RG6 6AH. Telephone +44(0)118 378 6771 (voicemail)

Please quote the relevant reference number. The University is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce and we welcome applications for job-share, part-time and flexible working
arrangements which will be considered in line with business needs.

Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates who do not already have permission to work in the UK should note that this role is not recognised as a graduate level job by the UK Border Agency and the Tier 2 sponsorship route is not available for non-graduate level occupations. There is further information about this on the UK Border Agency Website.

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