RMA Finance Coordinator


Finance Department
UAL - King's Cross, London UK
Full time
Finance Department

13 February 2019 23:55

£34,326 - £42,155
The Research Finance Coordinator is based in UAL’s Research Management and Administration (RMA) department. The successful candidate will work within the Finance section of the RMA service, providing professional and efficient administrative support for research budgets and financial matters, particularly on externally funded research projects.  You will work closely with PI's and project managers as well as colleagues within RMA, central finance and HR to ensure projects are run within budget and in line with UAL and funder regulations.  
University of the Arts London (UAL) is Europe’s largest specialist art and design higher education institution. It consists of six renowned colleges: Camberwell College of Arts, Central Saint Martins, Chelsea College of Arts, London College of Communication, London College of Fashion, and Wimbledon College of Arts. UAL is a major centre of research in art and design: in the last Research Excellence Framework (REF), 83% of UAL’s outputs and 100% of its impact were judged to be world leading or internationally excellent.
You will have a strong background in the financial management of UK and EU research funding, including Horizon 2020.  Experience of ABW Finance system is highly desirable, as is knowledge of Costing & Pricing.   You will have a good working knowledge of the day to day processes involved in financial management of project budgets, including but not limited to accounts payable, accounts receivable, new suppliers, IR35 and expenses processes. You will be part of a wider team working towards the successful outcome of externally funded projects. Excellent communication skills are required to liaise with a variety of people both internally and externally.
At UAL, everyone's identity matters. We are committed to creating a supportive and inclusive environment for all our diverse students, staff, and the creative and cultural sector partners with whom we engage. We aim to take every opportunity to progress equality and diversity, and celebrate the enrichment this brings to our community.

Candidates are advised to submit applications early.

This opportunity is closed to applications.