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Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, G4 0BA
£34,304 - £39,739 per year
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Full Time
35 hours per week


Glasgow Caledonian University is a vibrant, multi-cultural and modern university in the centre of Glasgow, and is placed amongst the top 70 universities globally (THE Impact rankings, 2021).  Our welcoming community of 20,000 students, from more than 100 countries, enjoy a wide range of award-winning support services and state of the art facilities across each of our campuses in Glasgow, London and New York.  Our University mission - with its commitment to the Common Good and core values of integrity, creativity, responsibility and confidence - is integral to everything we do.

Finance provides high quality financial information, advice and support to members of the University in planning, controlling and monitoring financial performance, providing practical help in achieving the University goals.

Finance works to enable a successful and sustainable University by delivering, promoting and supporting effective financial management and information to staff, students and other stakeholders. The Treasury team provides professional support to the University, working in collaboration with colleagues and departments across the institution (including GCNYC) The Treasury Manager role is key in delivering this support and contributing to the efficiency of the Finance functions. 

Applicants should be educated to Degree level or have relevant experience with the ability to successfully lead, manage and develop a Treasury Team. You will be an excellent communicator, be enthusiastic and have a pro-active approach with sound experience at a managerial level.  You will have the ability to assess and respond to situations accordingly, apply judgement and possess a high level of communication, active listening skills and excellent customer care skills.  You should be experienced in change management and able to assist the team/department through such processes.

You will have significant experience in a treasury environment and have a working knowledge of the University administration. You will also have experience in the preparation and review of account reconciliations, where attention to detail is of prime importance.  

Good analytical and IT skills are essential requirements. 

An understanding of, and empathy with, the aims and aspirations of the University is also required.

You will thrive in a demanding environment that requires the ability to multi-task effectively and be comfortable working to tight deadlines, dealing with high volumes whilst maintaining a high level of accuracy.

Further details on this post are available by contacting Agnes Russell, Financial Accounting Manager or on 07748306058

As the University for the Common Good, we are committed to embedding equality, diversity and inclusion, as well as our values in everything that we do.  As such, we welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates who demonstrate the GCU Values.

Glasgow Caledonian University is committed to a fair and transparent recruitment process that is free from bias so that we can attract and retain a high performing workforce which makes a critical contribution to our success​.

The University holds the prestigious Athena SWAN Silver institution award, which recognises our significant record of activity and achievement in promoting gender equality across different disciplines.


As a Disability Confident 'Committed' employer, we are striving to ensure that our recruitment process is inclusive and accessible to disabled people. Although the Disability Confident 'Committed' level does not guarantee an interview for disabled applicants, we will make reasonable adjustments for disabled applicants during the recruitment process.

The University also holds the Carer Positive ‘Engaged’ employer award, which recognises our commitment to supporting staff with caring responsibilities.

Glasgow Caledonian University are committed signatories to the Armed Forces Covenant

The University offers a range of benefits including opportunities for professional development, family friendly policies, cycle to work scheme and onsite childcare facilities.

Please note that the appointment will be made on the first point of the salary scale (unless by exception).

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