Finance Manager


Location: Coventry
Salary: £39,922 to £47,722 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed on: 9th October 2017
Closes: 6th November 2017
Reference: 1686624

Fixed Term Contract for 5 years.

Are you experienced in financial planning and managing complex budgets? Can you use analytical and modelling skills to meet financial challenges?

An opportunity exists for a fully qualified and experienced accountant to join WMG to provide financial planning and budgetary control for WMG research and education activity, providing timely management information to enable the Group and its sub-teams to maximise and use effectively the financial resource available. 

You will have demonstrable experience in the preparation and reporting of complex and varied financial information, including costing of new proposals, budgeting, cash flow and forecasting. You will be a skilled analyst who can quickly identify issues and provide timely formulation and modelling of potential solutions. You will have a high degree of accuracy and be a strong communicator and negotiator, even when under pressure. 

You will be educated to degree level (or equivalent), hold a recognised CCAB qualification and be a high level user of financial software, as well as Excel and Word. In return we will provide you with a great range of benefits which include an attractive pension scheme, 30 days holiday plus Christmas closure, some fantastic savings on a wide range of products and services, and excellent learning and development opportunities. 

This post also offers a £2000 allowance for holding a recognised accounting qualification.

Closing date: 6 November 2017

Full details of the duties and selection criteria for this role are found in the vacancy advert on the University of Warwick jobs page. You will be routed to this when you click on the Apply button below.