Senior Finance Assistant

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity in the Department of Finance for someone with a dedication to providing excellent customer service who will provide outstanding financial administration support across the breadth of our business.

You will be part of a Financial Management team within the Department of Finance, closely aligned to, reporting on a day to day basis to an Finance Business Partner within the team. We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated, flexible and proactive team player to provide essential financial and purchasing support.

You will be educated to GCSE level or equivalent or possess equivalent qualifications or work experience. In this varied role, you will be supporting delivery of the Department of Finance’s vision: to enable the achievement of research, innovation and education ambitions through collaboration and working together as One University. You will be working with a wide range of diverse internal and external stakeholders, ensuring the service we provide to all is exceptional. As such, the ability to persuade and influence at all levels when dealing with challenging customer service situations is desirable.

The Department of Finance develops and implements dynamic and future focused financial strategies to support the University’s aims, whilst maintaining sound financial oversight and administration in managing the University’s financial affairs. In helping to manage these resources and in continuing to invest in people and facilities we believe that we can create the right environment whereby the University can continue to flourish.

We’re one of the best not-for-profit organisations to work for in the UK. The University’s Total Reward
Package includes a competitive salary, a generous Pension Scheme and annual leave entitlement, as
well as access to a range of learning and development courses to support your personal and
professional development.

We build teams of people from different heritages and lifestyles from across the world, whose talent
and contributions complement each other to greatest effect. We believe diversity in all its forms delivers
greater impact through research, teaching and student experience.

We are committed to exploring flexible working opportunities which benefit the individual and University. This post is suitable for part-time, flexible or full-time working.

Follow @sheffielduni and @UniOfSheffJobs on Twitter for more information.

Apply now by clicking on the Apply button located near the top left of your screen.