Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £19,730.00 - £22,659.00 gross per year
  • Cambridge


Applications are invited for the post of Research Grants Clerk to work within this extremely busy section. The main responsibilities of the role include the maintenance of the grants administration databases, inputting grant transactions using the Cambridge University Finance System (CUFS), recoding invoices/ expense claims, monitoring expenditure miscoding on active grants, investigating/finally closing old purchase orders, raising timesheets for individuals on multiple funding sources, chasing final grant reports and general admin office duties such as filing etc.

The ideal candidate will be able to work quickly and accurately. Previous experience of working in a financial role and using computerised financial accounting systems and spreadsheets would be an advantage. Good computing and communication skills are essential. Minimum educational requirement : 5 or more GCSEs to include both English and Math's at Grade B or above. A friendly, flexible attitude is essential.

If you have any questions about this vacancy please contact Liz Willstead (

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