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Finance & Pensions Analyst (Fixed Term)

From Jobs at the University of Cambridge. Published on Apr 04, 2019.

We are seeking an experienced Finance and Pensions analyst to join the Enterprise systems team, supporting the delivery of a number of high-profile systems of strategic importance to the University.

Supported by the team, you will work directly with stakeholders in the Finance division and the wider University, to maintain, enhance and develop the core financial and pensions systems. Collaboration throughout gives flexibility for all team members to lead in their own domains, effectively harnessing everyone's diverse skills to produce the best possible outcome.

The successful applicant will have in depth knowledge of financial and/or pensions systems (ideally Oracle E-Business Suite and PS-Pensions respectively), demonstrable experience in technical support of large scale commercial software applications, and expertise in a good number of the following areas: - Programming/software development (VB.NET, Java) - Incident management - Good understanding of relational databases, SQL, PL/SQL - Experience of systems integration - Analysis, modelling and design of systems ¿ Operational and Management reporting.

The candidate will be an organised, proactive problem solver and be a strong communicator with great initiative and well-developed influencing skills.

You will be playing a significant role in the University's mission to contribute to society through the pursuit of education, learning and research at the highest international levels of excellence.

Cambridge is a world leading university and this is an exciting new challenge. Coupled with a competitive benefits package, the practical advantages of working in a purpose built working environment in West Cambridge with good transport links, schools and a range of housing, is a combination that is hard to beat. We look forward to hearing from you.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 2 years in the first instance.

Click the 'Apply' button below to register an account with our recruitment system (if you have not already) and apply online.

If you have any questions about this vacancy or the application process, please contact Steve Smith, steve.smith@uis.cam.ac.uk

Please quote reference VC18634 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

Project Manager (Fixed Term)

From Jobs at the University of Cambridge. Published on Apr 16, 2019.

We have an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and driven Project Manager to join the UIS Delivery Management Office, based in Cambridge for a 6 month period. What you'll do

The primary purpose of the role is to manage one or more technology projects through initiation, delivery and closure phases; ensuring the project is delivered to the agreed schedule, budget and quality.

You will take over the management of existing projects, including the implementation of a financial consolidation and reporting tool; as well as managing new projects as required.

What you'll bring PRINCE2 or APMP/PMQ qualified, you will be passionate about project management and have several years of experience delivering technology projects. You will have demonstrable leadership, collaboration and stakeholder management skills, and will be able to adapt your approach to the needs of an organisation.

About us The UIS Delivery Management Office (DMO) manages the delivery of IT projects for the University. Our 20-strong team is made up of programme managers, project managers and business analysts. University Information Services (UIS) works collaboratively with colleagues in departments, colleges, and other institutions to provide a range of IT services to support the needs of all users at the University. You'll be joining us at an exciting time as we embark on improvements to how we work to better deliver projects and work together across UIS.

Coupled with a competitive benefits package, the practical advantages of working in a purpose built working environment in West Cambridge with good transport links, schools and a range of housing, is a combination that is hard to beat. We look forward to hearing from you.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 6 months in the first instance.

Applications are welcome from internal candidates who would like to apply for the role on the basis of a secondment from their current role in the University.

Click the 'Apply' button below to register an account with our recruitment system (if you have not already) and apply online.

If you have any questions about this vacancy or the application process, please contact Rebecca Redman, rr565@cam.ac.uk

Please quote reference VC18697 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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