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Finance Assistant

The Department of Psychology is seeking an enthusiastic Finance Assistant to join our friendly professional services team. The role holder provides support to the Finance coordinator in delivering a service to the Department. Particular areas of support include purchase invoices, sales invoices, expense claims and answering general queries. The role also has remit to cover the department's main reception from time to time.

The ideal candidate will be educated to 'A' level standard and have accounts administration experience. The role holder will the ability to maintain a high level of accuracy whilst working to tight deadlines in a busy environment/under pressure. They will also have a good level of communication and computer skills.

In return we offer an encouraging, supportive and inclusive environment with an opportunity for the role holder to cultivate and progress their career. Our department delivers an active wellbeing programme and fully supports agile working best practices.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment.

Applications are welcome from internal candidates who would like to apply for the role on the basis of a secondment from their current role in the University.

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Informal enquiries are welcome and should be directed to Sam Day (

Please quote reference PJ32509 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

Further information

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