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Finance Administrator


Grade 6: £29,614 - £35,326 per annum

Closing date

Oct 15, 2021 12:00PM


We are seeking a Finance Administrator to join the Oxford Robotics Institute, Department of Engineering Science. This position is fixed term to the 30th September 2022 in the first instance but there is a possibility that the post will be extended beyond this date.


Your prime responsibility will be to provide post-award financial support for the Oxford Robotics Institute’s externally funded projects.  The current projects portfolio consists of 25 active grants from around 10 external funders and includes projects funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), Innovate UK, European Research Council, Royal Society and industry. You will ensure projects are delivered successfully to budget, and administrative aspects are completed to the satisfaction of the department and funder.


You should be educated to degree level or equivalent experience and should have experience of budget and financial management in a research environment, including extensive usage of financial spreadsheets and databases


Informal enquiries may be addressed to Gemma Clarke (email: 


Only applications received online before midday on the 15th October 2021 can be considered. You will be required to upload a covering letter, CV and the details of two referees as part of your online application.


The Department holds an Athena Swan Bronze award, highlighting its commitment to promoting women in Science, Engineering and Technology.

Contact name

Gemma Clarke

Contact email