Current vacancies within PeaceRep at the University of Edinburgh
Finance and Project Officer
Closing date: 8 July 2022
How to apply: See full post details
UE07 £34,304 – £40,927 per annum
Fixed term to March 2025, full-time contract
We seek a senior administrator with financial experience to join the Peace and Conflict Resolution Evidence Platform (PeaceRep) as Finance and Project Officer. The successful candidate will support the Programme Director and Programme Manager in all aspects of financial management and will liaise with programme partners to ensure that deadlines are met.
The Peace and Conflict Resolution Evidence Platform (PeaceRep) is a research programme funded by the Foreign, Commonwealth, and Development Office (FCDO). The programme is re-thinking peace and transition processes in light of changing conflict dynamics, changing demands of inclusion, and changes in patterns of global intervention in conflict and peace/mediation/transition management processes. The programme is made up of a consortium of academic and practitioner organisations, led by the University of Edinburgh.
The PeaceRep Finance and Projects Officer will work closely with PeaceRep’s Programme Manager and Programme Director and take responsibility for all aspects of the Programme’s financial portfolio. The post-holder will be responsible for the financial management of the Programme, including budget projections, reporting, accounting and responding to audits, disbursements, helping to establish payment systems within the University operating structure, monitoring partners and network participant expenditure, liaising with their financial teams, and liaising with relevant FCDO financial systems and personnel.