Research Finance Administrator

University of Exeter - Research Services

We are seeking an applicant to assist in the financial claim processes and provide administrative support for project outputs across all ESF and ERDF funded projects where the university is either lead or partner. You will work under supervision to ensure that claims are submitted with financial detail and accuracy. You may also be required to provide administrative support for the Project events and meetings. Below is a list of the current projects that the university is a partner or lead. Other projects may require support pending funding decisions.

Ranked among the top 1% of universities in the world, Exeter has become one of the UK's fastest growing and fastest rising research universities. You will be joining a new team to support our growing research and innovation projects in Cornwall.

This new full-time post is available immediately on a fixed term basis until 31 December 2019. 

ESF Projects: Widening Participation through Skills; Future Focus Unlocking Innovation Potential; Food for Change, SMART Tenants; and Living Well to Work.

ERDF Projects: New Energy Cornwall; C&IoS Local Energy Market; Marine-I; e-Wellbeing SMARTLINE; Agri-tech Cornwall Partnership; Environmental Growth for Business; and Green Infrastructure for Growth.

The post is available from 01/02/2018 to 31/12/2019 and is funded through several projects Environmental Growth for Business (EG4B), AgriTech involving the University of Exeter. It is funded through the European Regional Development Fund and forms part of the European Strategic Investment Framework for Cornwall & the Isles of Scilly.

The project is based at the University of Exeter Penryn campus, Cornwall.

The University offers some fantastic benefits including 39 days leave per year, options for flexible working, numerous discounts at leading retailers, an onsite gym, yoga and pilates, a cycle to work scheme and a stunning campus environment in the heart of Exeter.  If you are not currently in Exeter please have a look at our website for some further information on what a beautiful part of the country we are based in.

For further information, please contact Ruth Banyard, email , or telephone 01326 254134. 

The University of Exeter is an equal opportunity employer.  We are officially recognised as a Disability Confident employer and an Athena Swan accredited institution.  Whilst all applicants will be judged on merit alone, we particularly welcome applications from groups currently underrepresented in the workforce


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