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Assistant Finance and Contract Manager



Closing date

01 March 2024

Interview date

20 March 2024


£29,605 - £33,966



Working at the NIHR

About the role

Working within the Finance and Contracts team you will be supporting the Finance
Managers with the financial and contractual administration of research
programmes.  Some of the key tasks of the role are:

  • Reviewing and approving contracts and contract variation documentation
  • Reviewing projects financial reconciliation statements and proceeding tasks associated with financial assurance
  • Releasing, monitoring and re profiling project payments
  • Providing support and advice on financial processes and procedures

What you will bring to the role

We are looking for candidates with a keen interest in the work we do and are
highly numerate. We appreciate this is quite a unique finance role and we are able
to offer training to ensure you are able to undertake all elements of the role. Some
of the key skills we look for in a candidate are:

  • Comfortable with working with numbers
  • Ability to organise and prioritise your own workload
  • Be analytical and self-motivated
  • Able to work independently and problem solve as well as contributing to the wider team
  • Good communication skills both verbal and written

How to apply

Are you interested in learning more about this exciting position with the NIHR? Please apply directly via our vacancy page.

This role is with NIHR Coordinating Centre (NIHRCC) and is hosted by the University of Southampton.