Accounts Assistant

Lancaster University - Students’ Union

LUSU Finance department is a small team of 6 who are looking for an Accounts Assistant to join them.

As an Accounts Assistant you will assist in the maintenance of the accounting records of the two trading subsidiaries and the Union. You will also be responsible for completing key reconciliations such as debtors, creditors and bank. The role is varied as it includes accounts for LUSU Housing Limited, LUSU Services Company Limited and the Charity.

You will need to have a high attention to detail with accuracy being of paramount importance.

You should be able to work both independently and as part of a team.

A good level of IT skills are required and experience of excel and an automated accounting package is essential.

A flexible approach to work and the ability to prioritise workload is required due to the necessity of having to meet competing deadlines.

The delivery of high quality ‘customer’ service is essential and you will need to be able to deal with a range of queries that may arise on a daily basis.

This is a full time fixed term post for 8 months.

For an informal conversation or have any questions please get in touch:  Jane Morgan Jones (Financial Controller) on 01524 592212 or email

We welcome applications from people in all diversity groups.

For further information and to apply online please click the apply button.

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