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Associate, Research Finance

Our client is an established organisation in the education industry

Job No: 1378      |       Advertised on: 2017-05-09      |       CIC: Jaclyn Tan Ai Leng      |       Reg. No: R1104237
Job Location(s): East (eg: Kallang, Tampines, Changi)

  JOB DESCRIPTION Our client, a tertiary education institute, is currently seeking an Associate for their Research Finance department!

The responsibilities of this role:?
  • To manage a portfolio of research projects
  • Maintain and create research projects in the research financial system
  • Manage the research project budget and highlight issues and ensure timely resolution
  • Check research payments and ensure compliance to terms and conditions stipulated by funding agencies as well as compliance to university’s policies and procedures
  • Timely preparation of documents and reports for audit certification on research claims to funding agencies
  • Timely closing of monthly/yearly research financial system for projects
  • Timely preparation of monthly reconciliation schedules and resolution of reconciling items
  • Handle the annual audit of research projects in accordance to the terms and conditions stipulated by funding agencies
  • Timely preparation of budget utilization report to stakeholders for decision making
  • Assist in research financial system enhancements/refinements including user acceptance testing
  • Any other duties as assigned

What is required of the individual in this position:
  • Degree in Accounting or equivalent with at least 2 years of relevant experience or diploma in accounting with at least 4-5 years of relevant experience in handling research/project grants
  • Experience in the Education industry, handling Research grants, will be an added advantage
  • Knowledge of Oracle ERP system will be an added advantage
  • Must be an independent and resourceful person as well as an excellent team player with good interpersonal, communication and customer service skills
  • Able to cope with dynamic situations, multi-task and work in a fast paced environment
  • Hands on and meticulous, with an eye for details
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office - Microsoft Excel, Word and Powerpoint

An exciting career awaits the right candidate! Click "Quick Apply" to register your interest now.

All applicants' CV will be treated with the strictest confidentiality. We regret to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  SALARY S$3,000.00 - S$3,500.00 per Month


We will try our best to reply all candidates within 7 working days.

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