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About the role
You will join the ORR’s Finance team who are responsible for all payments of expenditure including staff expenses and the recovery of income from industry. The Finance team sits within the Finance & Procurement team covering finance, procurement, business planning, business management, internal audit and financial governance. In turn, this sits within the Corporate Operations directorate. As a result of these activities and its position at the centre, the team works closely with all directorates within the ORR. This role covers a diverse range of issues and services which contribute to an efficient working environment for colleagues across the ORR.
Reflecting the flexible manner in which our team works, there is an opportunity for your areas of responsibility to change over time, including to support your on-going professional development. However, we anticipate that your key responsibilities would be to:
You will be expected to work flexibly across the teams and to take advantage of opportunities to meet challenges in new areas as business needs develop.
Therefore, the above description of the job may be subject to review, and is to provide you with guidelines within which you would work. Other duties appropriate to the grade may be assigned from time to time.
This role would ideally suit someone with experience in a finance role. The ability to work constructively with people of different disciplines is important, as is the ability to plan and prioritise work and work to tight deadlines. The post holder will be expected to be able to work independently, manage pieces of work effectively to agreed timescales and engage with a wide range of stakeholders.
We are looking for a highly motivated candidate who will enjoy working in a small and dynamic team, within a multi-disciplinary organisation, and who is capable of working simultaneously on a range of issues, balancing priorities as necessary.
It would also be desirable (but not essential) to have experience in the use of Sun accountancy package and Q&A reporting tool or similar.