Welcome from the Director of Finance, Wendy Galbraith
As Director of Finance in Queen’s, I would like to thank you for showing an interest working for the University
Queen’s University is one of the leading institutions in the UK and Ireland. With an annual income of circa £400 million, over 25,000 students, 3,500 of them from 96 different countries and 4,300 staff, Queen’s plays a key role in Northern Ireland’s social and economic development, contributing £1.9 billion to the UK economy. We are proud of the positive impact we make locally, nationally, and internationally.
This is an exciting time to join Queen’s as we embark on the next phase of our development as a University. Our Strategy 2030, Delivering for our Future, sets out our ambition for the next 10 years to shape a better world through our life-changing education and research and our role as a key partner in the Belfast Region City Deal (BRCD), an exciting, once in a generation opportunity to accelerate economic growth for the region.
Queen’s is leading 3 projects under the Innovation strand of BRCD – Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre (AMIC) Global Innovation Institute (GII) and the Institute for Research Excellence in Advanced Clinical Core (iReach).
About the Finance Directorate
To support the successful delivery of our education, research and wide range of commercial activities, the Finance Directorate has over 110 staff, with responsibility for the full range of professional disciplines required in a complex, research intensive university operating internationally including:
- Financial Management and Resource Utilisation - Financial Strategy/Planning; Management Accounting; Capital and Costing; Financial Systems and Business Support; Business Partnering for Faculties and Professional Services and the BRCD projects.
- Financial Services - Procurement; Salaries; Payments; Student Finance and Research Finance.
- Accounting Services - Financial Accounting, Risk, Governance and Audit; Investment and Treasury Management; Credit Control; Pensions, Tax and Insurance; and
- Planning - student number planning; corporate performance management and strategic support.
To realise our ambitions within Strategy 2030 and support delivery of BRCD, we are seeking to expand our Finance Team by recruiting into a number of exciting roles across the Directorate.
This website provides you with information about our University and the roles which are available. I hope you will consider joining us on our journey as we continue to ‘Shape a Successful Future for Queen’s’.