Senior Science Finance Administrator - Part time

  • Location
    City Of London, Greater London
  • Salary
  • Category
    Public Sector - Public Sector
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Public Sector
  • External Reference

We are recruiting for a well-known museum based in central London. They are looking for a part time (18 hours) Senior Science Finance Administrator on a 3-month temporary basis paying £15.70 per hour. You will need to be available to start ASAP.

Duties include:

  • Working under the direction of the Science Core Funds Team Manager and the relevant Head of Departments in Science Group, the Senior Science Finance Administrator (SSFA) shall provide effective financial support.

  • The post holder will manage and authorise expenditure requests, manage and exercise budget control, produce regular financial reports for department management teams and work closely with the Finance Department ensuring compliance with relevant museum procedures.

  • The post holder will be expected to be an advocate for museum's policy compliance and efficiency in financial processes and will work with peers to implement best practice for Science Group.

  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to consistently produce work to a high level of accuracy and to apply scrutiny when required are key parts of the role

  • Ability to manage and prioritise various tasks to meet deadlines is also a key attribute

  • Confidence to communicate effectively at all levels, both written and verbal and be comfortable presenting to senior management


  • Undergraduate degree requiring a high level of numeracy would be desirable

If you would like to find out more about this position, please upload your most up to date CV. We will contact all short-listed candidates.

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