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Financial Accountant - Capital - Brighton

Company: Global Resourcing
Pay: £51000.00 Annually, Extensive benefits
Job type: full-time
Category: Accounting

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The University of Sussex is a leading higher education and research institution near Brighton, the first of the new wave of UK universities founded in the 1960s. Sussex is a world leading Research University, as reflected in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework. The University of Sussex has over 16,000 students, of which over a third are postgraduates, and employs over 2,400 staff. The University has extensive links with many institutions worldwide and has a long tradition of engaging effectively with business and the community.

The University's annual income of over 260m is made up from a complex base of fees, research and wider operating income. Managing these complex finances is a team comprising of some 75 staff, who carry out full service finance and procurement functions. The division is continually renewing itself and its ambitions, supporting a University that continues develop as a market leading educational establishment.

The University of Sussex is seeking to appoint a new Accountant on a fixed term basis. The primary focus of the post will be to deliver financial control, budgeting and forecasting services in support of the University's 400m capital programme, allowing us to accurately predict the University's financial performance and manage its financing needs during this important period of investment.

The successful candidate will:- Be a professionally qualified accountant (CIMA/CCAB);
- Be able to manage budgets alongside a broad range of stakeholders from within and outside of the University;
- Be adept at developing highly sophisticated capital forecasting models;
- Deliver an improved process to release capital funding when and where it is required by the University;
- Develop accurate management control processes for both capital grant and fixed assets;
- Work in a fast paced and complex environment;
- Be able to work with external partners to capture, monitor and report on the financial costs associated with continued capital investment projects;
- Bring highly developed systems skills;
- Design and produce high quality business information.

This role will prove to be critical in ensuring that the University can continue to invest in improvement and growth. A large and constantly developing business, the University is highly complex and a hugely rewarding employer located in an enviable setting. This is a rare opportunity for an exceptional candidate to enjoy challenge, reward, diversity; and the opportunity for significant personal development and recognition.

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