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Finance Officer

Salary up to £23,235 depending on qualifications and experience

We are currently seeking a Finance Officer to join our successful and busy Finance Team.

Reporting to the Senior Finance Officer, your responsibilities be varied and you will work across a range of finance functions including invoicing for student fees and also providing cover for the Payroll, Purchase Ledger and Invoicing functions.

In order to be successful in this role you will need to demonstrate experience working in a similar financial role and have excellent communication, administrative and organisational skills. You will be professional and friendly with a keen eye for detail, and display excellent customer care skills.

Further details and an application form can be found below or by contacting 01223 339469.

Closing date for receipt of applications is the 27th July 2016.

Interviews will take place on the 10th August 2016.

  • Job Description [PDF]
  • Person Specification [PDF]
  • Notes to Applicants [PDF]
  • Application Form [PDF] [DOCX]


Head Coach/Boathouse Manager

Jesus College wishes to appoint a Head Coach/ Boathouse Manager.

The role involves working closely with the Captains of Boats to develop the skills and performance of crews ranging from novice to first boat standard, needed to continue the achievements of the Boat Club over the past few years. Duties will also include the preparation and execution of training programmes as well as the care and maintenance of the boathouse and equipment.

We are seeking a Head Coach who is not only motivated and passionate about the sport, but who is willing and able to inspire and teach novices to achieve their rowing potential with determination and dedication.

Candidates must provide evidence of successful coaching ability as well as natural talent to teach, and be enthusiastically committed to pursuing a medium to long-term career in a major College Boat Club.

This position offers many challenges and opportunities in addition to a generous benefits package which includes an annual salary of up to £32,000.

Further details can be found below or by calling 01223 330750. To apply please send a CV and covering letter to

The closing date for receipt of completed application is the 18th August 2016.

Interviews are provisionally scheduled at the College on the 7th September 2016.

  • Job Description [PDF]


Research Fellowship

Applications are invited for three Research Fellowships, one to be held in Sciences, including scientific studies in the fields of Geography, Archaeology and Anthropology, and two in the Arts and Social Sciences.  The Fellowships are fixed-term three year Research Fellowships normally commencing on 1 October 2017, though there may be grounds for a different starting date as described in the Further Particulars.

The Fellowships are intended for researchers early in their careers. Successful candidates are expected to be either graduate students, probably in the latter stages of their research leading to a PhD Degree, or post-doctoral researchers who have recently been awarded their PhD Degree. Candidates who have undertaken more than four years of full-time research are unlikely to be considered. The College is prepared to consider exceptions to these criteria and candidates have the opportunity to present a case for this during the application process.

Remuneration for a Research Fellow is set by reference to the Cambridge general stipend and salary scale and will start from £20,989.  The College is sometimes able to assist in the provision of housing.

The application process is available online at from Tuesday 26 July 2016. Applications must be received by 1pm on Tuesday 23 August 2016. Short-listed candidates will be asked to submit one copy of written work up to a maximum of 40,000 words by Monday 10 October.  Candidates will not normally be called for interview. 

The College is an equal opportunities employer.

  • Further Particulars [PDF]