Fees and Bursary Administrator (Maternity Cover)

Edge Hill University - Academic Registry

Location: Ormskirk

Salary: £20,989 to £22,876 per annum pro rata. Fixed Term for 6 months in the first instance

Hours Per Week: 21.75

Work Pattern: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday

Interview Date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

Make a difference, every day, to the lives of our students.

About You

Self-motivated, highly organised and positive you are able to work effectively under pressure whilst managing competing deadlines. You will also have excellent IT skills, experience of working with detailed financial information and of operating a student record or similar system.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills will enable you to develop effective working relationships with all stakeholders. You will have broad and considerable experience of providing advice and guidance, ideally within a Higher Education or similar setting and your commitment to delivering to a high standard of accuracy with first class customer service will ensure that you quickly become a key member of our friendly and supportive Department.

About the Role

Working as part of a busy team, you will have responsibility for invoicing, collection and reconciliation of tuition fees and will be available to offer guidance and support to applicants and students over funding regulations. The role will also support health students externally funded by the NHS and assist with their transition to student support funded arrangements.

This is an excellent opportunity for a highly numerate and analytical administrator with a flair for problem solving to make a significant contribution to this important area of the University.

Rewards/Benefits

We want you to feel happy when you come to work and proud when you go home.

From the moment you join us you have the opportunity to enhance your skills. We offer a range of specialist development sessions or courses and an award winning staff health & wellbeing programme (HR Excellence Awards 2017). This means as well as opportunities to attend interactive sessions like ‘Presenting with impact’ or ‘Preparing for progression & success’ you are able to have a lunchtime stroll across our beautiful campus, book to get a trim from our onsite hairdresser, your car valeted, or get together with colleagues over free food and drink to watch the latest film on one of our Film Nights and so much more.

This is just a taste of what we are able to offer you at Edge Hill University.

About Us

“A great success story… an institution that improves and impresses year after year” – Times Higher Education.

The University has been ranked Best University Workplace (Times Higher Education 2015), judged Best UK Employer (European Business Awards 2016) and highly commended in Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards 2017 for Workplace of the Year.

The Times Higher ‘University of the Year’ award celebrated our distinct role in “transforming lives” – reflecting a distinctive philosophy of creating opportunity from excellence.

Based on an award-winning campus in West Lancashire, Edge Hill University offers a stimulating and empowering environment for ambitious and high performing professionals.

For informal enquiries about this vacancy you may wish to contact Jane Parker, Senior Fees and Bursaries Officer at parkerj@edgehill.ac.uk

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