Finance and Operations Manager

Job title Finance and Operations Manager

Department Undergraduate Admissions and Outreach

Salary Starting from £33,199, rising to £39,609

Grade Grade 7

Placed on Tuesday 02 July 2019

Closing date Tuesday 23 July 2019

Interview date Tuesday 06 August 2019

Reference CT6697R

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The University of Bath is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual for the role of Finance and Operations Manager.  The role will operate between the Undergraduate Admissions and Outreach (UAO) and Finance and Procurement departments.

The post holder will play a key role in providing high quality support to the UAO Director and Deputy Director for financial management and budgeting activities, including annual planning, budget setting and leading on periodic and yearly reporting requirements. 

The direction and oversight of the University’s Access and Participation Plan (APP) falls within the responsibility of the Director of UAO. Therefore the post holder will also manage and be responsible for planning, disbursement, reporting and monitoring of the University’s funds accountable against its Access and Participation Plan. 

You will be required to develop an in-depth knowledge of UAO’s budgets across all the teams and external partners as well as all aspects of the University’s APP finances. 

This will involve producing meaningful insight into the effectiveness of plans, often from complex and high volumes of data.

You will be part of the Central Team working closely with the Director and Deputy Director of Undergraduate Admissions & Outreach and supporting team heads as appropriate.

Qualified to at least accounting technician level you will be highly organised, proactive, able to work with a high degree of accuracy and maintain confidentiality.  The post-holder will need the capability to build and maintain effective professional relationships with a wide range of people, including senior managers internal and external to the University.

You will need to fulfil the criteria specified in the Person Specification within the Job Description for this role.

The position can be considered on a full-time or 0.8 FTE basis.

For informal enquiries about this role please contact the Director or Deputy Director of Undergraduate Admissions & Outreach, 01225- 383854 or However, please ensure that you submit your application through the University of Bath website.

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The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations. To achieve our global aspirations, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.