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Senior Lecturer in Accounting and Financial Management (Ref:145)

Salary range: 
£42,792 to £51,034 per annum

Full time, permanent

Suffolk Business School is looking to recruit a Course Leader for our Accounting and Financial Management degree. Based in the Suffolk Business School, the successful candidate must demonstrate appreciation of the demands associated with Course Leadership, show experience in the delivery and development of undergraduate and postgraduate modules associated with Accounting and Financial Management and be a member of a recognised accounting body such as ACCA, ICAEW or CIMA. 

Suffolk Business School is a new and innovative Business School based at the heart of one of the UK’s fast city economies in Ipswich. Working with our business community we are committed to developing the talent and entrepreneurial effectiveness of all our learners, so graduates from the University with the right skills and knowledge to make a positive impact on society. We will provide you with a stimulating environment in which you can work with students and businesses to apply your research insights to solving real world challenges.

We focus on three core areas:

  • real world practitioner led teaching,
  • business engagement, and
  • applied research.

Our curriculum must exemplify this collegiate approach to real world, practitioner led teaching. Our academics will need to demonstrate how they will put students and businesses at the heart of their teaching and focus on adding real social and economic value. To do that, we expect every every module and course to be :

  • Co-Designed – every module and programme we develop and deliver has direct input from employers across a range of industries.
  • Co-delivered –for business leaders and other professionals to deliver at least one component in every part of a module or course. 
  • Co-accredited – carrying professional accreditation or valuable exemptions from key parts of that accreditation.

To apply please enclose a covering letter of no more than 500 words in support of your application (taking into consideration the responsibilities of the role and the ethos of Suffolk Business School) along with the other forms detailed below. 

Closing date:        Tuesday 13th April

Interviews:           Tuesday 4th May / Wednesday 5th May   

We are actively committed to growing and supporting a diverse workforce and welcome applications from all backgrounds and communities. We particularly welcome applications from black and ethnic minority candidates and from candidates with a disability who are currently under-represented within our workforce. 

We consider flexible working requests for all our vacancies.

Closing date: 
Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 17:00

How to apply:

  1. Read the Guidance Notes and Privacy Notice
  2. Fill in the Application Cover Sheet
  3. Fill in the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form
  4. Attach a curriculum vitae and a covering letter setting out clearly how you meet the essential and desirable criteria for the post

Please return them as Word (.doc) or Rich Text Format (.rtf) attachments by email to including the post title and reference number in the email subject heading.

If you a have a disability and need to use a different method to apply for the role then please contact our recruitment team so we can make the adjustments to the process for you.

After submitting your application, if you have not heard from us before the interview date shown, please assume you have not been shortlisted for interview.

If you would like to request support or ask questions about any of our vacancies, or us as an employer, please contact us via the email above or by telephoning 01473 338351.

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