27 Jan 2016

Full-Time Financial Accountant

Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine – Posted by AdminLiverpool, Exchange Flags, England, United Kingdom

Job Description

In order to support this commitment during a period of expansion and growth at LSTM, we have an exciting opportunity for a fully qualified CCAB Accountant to assist the Director of Finance.

The successful candidate will provide a high level of professional accounting and management support, which will ensure all objectives in the LSTM group finance strategy are met or exceeded. Particular emphasis is given to the development of robust cash and treasury management, financial controls and the financial statements of the group. This role will lead on the development of financial software within LSTM.

Working in a complex and international environment, you will assist with the preparation of LSTM Group of Companies financial statements and annual budgets. It is essential that you have a collaborative approach in order to work alongside the Director of Finance in delivering LSTM’s strategic plan and working closely with other accountants within the LSTM Group. You will make a significant contribution to effectively project manage appropriate cross functional projects throughout LSTM and provide advice and support on finance issues to all staff.

Excellent communication skills will be required to liaise internally and with external international staff to develop and monitor effective financial systems overseas. A proven understanding and appreciation of risk management strategies and techniques will need to be required and experience of managing and monitoring significant budgets. Effective staff management will be a requirement of the role as you will have direct supervision of the departments System Development Officer so it is essential that you have proven IT skills at an advanced level.

If you are interested in applying, please return your completed Application Form accompanied by your CV, Personal Details Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form, stating vacancy reference number 1157, via email tojobs@lstmed.ac.uk(link sends e-mail) or by post to HR, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L3 5QA.

Closing Date for Completed Applications:Thursday 28th January 2015, 12 Noon (GMT)

Interviews are expected to take place in Liverpool on Thursday 4th February 2015

This job is unlikely to attract a Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship (formerly a work permit).  Applications from candidates who require Tier 2 immigration status to work in the UK may not be considered if there are a sufficient number of other suitable candidates.  To apply for a Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship, employers need to demonstrate that they are unable to recruit a resident worker before recruiting an individual overseas.  For further information, please visit:http://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/uk-visas-and-immigration.

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Job Categories: Education and Finance. Job Types: Full-Time and Permanent. Job Tags: diversity, education, Equal Opportunities, equality, finance, full time, inclusion, Job Vacancy, liverpool, Liverpool school of tropical medicine, and permanent. Salary: 20,000 - 40,000 and 40,000 - 60,000.

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