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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 31/10/2019.

Management Accounts Support (Contracting)

Job Reference: 158-19-263-FIN

The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust
The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre - Wirral
£21,089 - £23,761 pro rat

This is an exciting opportunity to join our dynamic and forward thinking Trust.

The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust is one of the UK’s leading providers of non-surgical cancer treatment including pioneering chemotherapy, radiotherapy and eye proton therapy.

Employing more than 1,200 staff members we cover a population of 2.4 million people in Merseyside, Cheshire, North Wales, the Isle of Man and parts of Lancashire.

Caring for over 7,600 inpatients each year, our extensive network of clinics at 15 local hospitals provides highly-specialist cancer care at almost 150,000 outpatient appointments annually.

We are currently embarking on an £162 million investment in facilities including a new cancer hospital in the heart of Liverpool due to open next year. Based on the same thriving research and healthcare campus as the University of Liverpool and Royal Liverpool University Hospital, the new hospital will ensure every patient receives truly outstanding care and can access the most advanced treatments and clinical trials for generations to come.

An opportunity has arisen for a Management Accounts Support post within the Contracting and Costing team of Clatterbridge Cancer Centre Finance Team. This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic, highly motivated and flexible individual to support the trust finance team within contracting.

The candidate will have an AAT Technician level or NVQ 4 in relevant subject or relevant and numerate subject Degree. Prior experience of working within the NHS or the public sector is desirable but not essential.

You will produce and report on financial information, assisting the Contracts and Business Manager, in providing information and advice to Senior Managers, Commissioners and Contractors. This includes getting agreement from budget holders of contract values and monitoring of activity during the year. You will also be involved in the annual contracting process and other financial administrative tasks.

Candidates must possess excellent IT skills and be willing to work under own initiative and as part of a team. Applicants should be highly numerate with clear verbal and written communication skills and be capable of prioritising workload effectively.

Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The Trust takes an active responsibility for ensuring systems, policies and processes are in place to safeguard Children, young people and Adults, supporting the national and local agenda around safeguarding, including local arrangements for the protection of children young person and adults at risk.

This job is unlikely to attract a Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship (formerly a work permit). Applications from candidates who require Tier 2 immigration status to work in the UK may not be considered if there are a sufficient number of other suitable candidates. To apply for a Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship, employers need to demonstrate that they are unable to recruit a resident worker before recruiting an individual overseas.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Richard Lee

Contracts and Business Manager

0151 - 556 - 5240

Please note, we reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier than the specified closing date, should we receive an overwhelming response of applications. We therefore encourage applicants to apply early if you wish to be considered for this post.

If you are successful you will be invited for an interview via email. Please ensure you regularly check your emails following your application and let us know if you have any problems. If you would prefer for us to communicate with you in a different way contact the Recruitment Team on 0151 556 5000 (main reception).

If you have any personal requirements that will enable you to apply for this position and participate in our recruitment process please contact the Recruitment Team at the earliest opportunity to ensure that measures can be put in place to enable your application for this post.

The Trust is committed to promoting a flexible working environment supporting equality and diversity and the health and wellbeing of all our employees. The Trust aims for a workforce demography representative of the community we serve.

The Trust is proud to be a ‘smoke-free’ NHS employer. Applicants should be aware that that if successful in gaining employment with the Trust adherence to the Smoking Policy is contractual and staff are not permitted to smoke either during working hours or when recognisable as an employee.

The Trust is committed to providing high standards of both patient and staff experience. To support us in doing this the Trust, in partnership with Trade Unions has developed and embedded key values and behaviours that all staff are required to demonstrate throughout their employment. The Trust's values and behaviours support the Trust Vision 'to provide the best cancer care to the people we serve' and our Mission 'to improve health and wellbeing through compassionate, safe and effective cancer care'.

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