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We have a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic and ambitious individual to join our Finance Team at Coventry University Students Union.

Salary £23,075

We have a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic and ambitious individual to join our Finance Team at Coventry University Students Union.

The role will suit an individual with a high level of attention-to-detail and organisation skills, with experience of working within a similar role within finance.  You will need to be able to work independently and as part of a team.

The role will report to the Assistant Finance Manager and will be a key point of contact within the department.  You will be expected to process all financial data and take ownership of all financial queries. The role will be focused on tight deadlines and duties will include involvement in the production of management accounts, financial statements, budget preparation and forecasting meetings. 

The ideal candidate will be committed, self-motivated, and adaptable and be able to work with minimum supervision. You should be qualified to AAT Technician level 3 or be willing or currently working towards and be able to demonstrate proven numeracy and literacy and keyboard skills at a minimum of level 2. You will need to have strong Excel skills with experience of using finance systems in a finance role.

In return we offer a generous annual leave allowance, works pension scheme, a range of staff benefits and discounts and development opportunities. 

This post is permanent, working full-time 37.5 hours per week. A flexible approach to working hours is required.  Please note that this post will be working remotely initially, however when restrictions are lifted will be required to work on-site as required.

We are especially keen to encourage expressions of interest from people currently under-represented within the organisation, these include but are not limited to those from the LGBT+ community, people with disabilities, and those from a Black, Asian or Minority Ethnic background.  Candidates with a disability will be guaranteed an interview, providing they meet all the essential requirements of the post.

Applications Close:  Wednesday 30th June 2021.  Please note CVs will not be accepted.

Please note that CUSU reserve the right to close the advert before the advertised closing date should a sufficient response has been received.  Therefore, please complete your application as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

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CUSU is an equal opportunities employer and is actively committed to promoting equality and diversity, and expects all staff, students and volunteers to share this commitment.

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