University of Exeter Students' Guild

Students' Guild Jobs

The University of Exeter Students’ Guild is recognised as one of the UK’s leading students’ unions. We exist to support, represent and provide services to the 17,000+ diverse students at the University.

2 Vacancies

Finance Assistant - Purchase Ledger


£19,731 to £21,373 per annum depending on experience


36.5 per week


36.5 hours per week (full time, permanent)


This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of the University of Exeter Students’ Guild, an award winning student union.

Due to internal promotion, we are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual with a proactive approach.

You will be running the Purchase Ledger and working within a team of four finance professionals in a busy environment.


The successful candidate will have proven purchase ledger experience, ideally on SAGE 200, will have a reasonable understanding of VAT, be competent with Excel and will be proactive in assisting in process improvements across the Finance Team. Ideally you should be AAT part qualified or equivalent and be highly organised.

You will play an important role in month end processes and be a point of contact for staff and students, providing high standards of customer care.

Deadline for all applications is 8am Wednesday 10th February 2016. Interviews will be held Wednesday 17th February 2016.

An immediate start is available

Job Description

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£17,736 p/a


36.5 hours per week




We are looking for a highly motivated, fun loving and enthusiastic individual with a proactive approach and solid catering experience whose main role will be to help support the operational running and supervision of the Catering outlets. Exceptional customer service skills are essential and the candidate will be able to thrive in the busy Student Union environment.

The successful applicant will have a working knowledge of current food safety and hygiene legislations, have previous experience of supervising a team in a busy environment and preferably hold the ‘Supervising Food Safety in Catering’ Level 3 award or equivalent. Duties will also include food preparation and cooking, assisting menu development, implementing staff training and rotas, and overseeing stock management.

Please be aware that regular evening and occasional weekend shifts will be worked on a rota based system.

Deadline for all applications is 8am Wednesday 10th February 2016. Interviews will be held Tuesday 16th February 2016.

Catering Supervisor Job Description

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Students’ Guild benefits for staff with a full year working contract (pro rata benefits may apply for less than full year contracts):

* 36.5 hour working week * 6 weeks paid holiday plus Bank and Public holidays * salary exchange childcare vouchers * cycle scheme (after qualifying period) * better than statutory pension scheme * potential parking for employees living outside of Exeter, by application * enhanced statutory parental leave (after qualifying period) *


University of Exeter Students' Guild is a Charity and Company Limited by Guarantee. Registered Charity Number: 1136468 Company Number: 7217324; registered in England and Wales Registered office: Devonshire House, Stocker Road, Exeter, EX4 4PZ