Schools Assistant Accountant

University of Huddersfield - Financial Services

An opportunity exists for an enthusiastic person to work within the Financial Services department which supports the Schools and Services of the University. You will have proven experience in building good working relationships in a customer-centred environment and an understanding of the need to provide budget holders with effective financial information, analysis and advice. You will be involved with preparation of the University’s revenue budget and also assist in the day-to-day support of the finance system. 

You must have a degree qualification or equivalent, with experience of working in a large organisation, ideally within a devolved-budgetary environment and a willingness to undertake further training. You will have a flexible, methodical and hard-working approach, combined with good oral and written communication skills. An ability to meet deadlines and familiarity with computer accounting packages is essential.

Informal enquiries can be made to Paul Cropper, Deputy Director of Finance on 01484 472023 or Allison Taylor, Management Accountant on 01484 472519.

For further details about this post and to make an application please visit

Closing Date: 8 January 2018

Interview Date: 5 February 2018

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