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Finance and Treasury Senior Assistant
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Salary: NG4 - £29,606 per annum (Inc. LWA)

Department: Finance

Location: Central London

The University of Westminster boasts a rich history and has been providing students with academic excellence, cultural engagement and personal enrichment since its inception as The Polytechnic Institution in 1838. There are campuses based in Marylebone, Harrow and also in the heart of London within 5 minutes walking distance from Oxford Street and the West End. 

The Finance & Treasury Team is based within the Finance Department and situated in the West End. We are currently seeking a full time Finance & Treasury Senior Assistant to compliment and complete the three existing team members. This role is offered on a fixed term contract until 31 March 2019 in the first instance. 

The post holder will be responsible for all aspects of the bank reconciliation process, for the University and subsidiary bank accounts, including those dealing in foreign currency. The post holder will also be responsible for processing all refunds, online international payments and transfers. 

Candidates must have significant experience of working in a busy office environment and have an ability to work as part of a busy team both quickly and accurately with minimal supervision. Proven organizational skills, and the ability to effectively communicate with people at all levels. They must also have a high level of competence using a computerised finance system and the Microsoft products, in particular Excel and Outlook. 

A sound knowledge of double entry bookkeeping and bank reconciliation using multiple currencies would be an advantage. The ability to manage and prioritise workloads to meet necessary deadlines, are essential with a strong eye for detail. 

This role would be suitable for a Candidate with an AAT qualification or studying towards a recognized Accountancy qualification.

To apply for this post, please click above. Further information is included in the job description and person specification which can be accessed below. 

Closing date: midnight on 15 August 2018. 
Interviews are likely to be held within week commencing 27 August 2018 

Administrative contact (for queries only): Recruitment@westminster.ac.uk 

Please note: We are unable to accept applications by email. All applications must be made online. CV’s in isolation or incomplete application forms will not be accepted. 

We are fortunate to receive a large number of applications for our vacancies. Regrettably, we are not able to provide feedback to those job applicants who are not shortlisted, as it simply would not be manageable to do so. 

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