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Finance Manager


Location:  Southampton Science Park, Chilworth
Salary:   £30,395 to £37,345 per annum
Full Time Permanent
Closing Date:  Friday 30 November 2018
Interview Date:   Wednesday 19 December 2018
Reference:  1073618VB

The University of Southampton is home to the Wessex Institute which oversees a number of research funding programmes, including those that are managed on behalf of the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) and the National Institute for Social Care and Health Research (NISCHR).

A vacancy has arisen for a Finance Manager within the Finance Team based at Chilworth. You will work within the Finance Team supporting the Senior Finance Managers with the day to day organisation and delivery of the finance service.  You will also be responsible for the financial administration of the programmes within Wessex Institute and you will provide accountancy support and general financial advice to both internal and external stakeholders.

You will be a professionally qualified accountant or finalist, with proven organisational skills and confident using the MS Office suite, particularly Excel. Good communication and interpersonal skills are essential, as is the ability to constantly re-evaluate and re-prioritise your workload to reflect the ever-changing needs of a busy team environment.  

You will need to be able to work well as part of a team which is committed to adding maximum value to the management of health and social care research across the globe.

We offer excellent benefits including generous holidays, flexible working arrangements and the opportunity to develop your career in a professional, friendly and pleasant working environment.

For further information please contact Kim Wherry, Senior Finance Manager, email Tel: 02380 595617.

Please make sure you complete all the screens on the online application and ensure that you attach a full CV (including current salary), together with a supporting document stating reasons for applying (no more than 500 words).

Application Procedure:

You should submit your completed online application form and full CV at The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Rosie McPhail (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 4043. Please quote reference 1073618VB on all correspondence.

Athena SWAN Silver Award holder: Medicine 

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Further details:

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community. Please note that applications from agencies will not be accepted unless indicated in the job advert.

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