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Funding Executive

  • Location:

    Manchester

  • Sector:

    Admin / Secretarial / Office Support

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Salary:

    £11 per hour

  • Contact:

    Sarah Mustafa

  • Contact email:

    sarah.mustafa@gordonyates.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    02074944466

  • Job ref:

    1183790

  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-10-12

We are currently recruiting for a Funding Executive to work within an educational establishment located in Manchester. This is an ongoing temporary position, paying £11 per hour.
  
Who will you be working for
  
Our client is a highly successful and well recognised company specialising in training and education for professional qualifications in a range of expert fields. This private organisation has campuses located throughout the UK and is no stranger to global companies and ambitious students. A distinctive, supportive and welcoming culture makes this a highly sought after organisation to work for.
  
What will you be doing
  
The Funding Executive will be responsible for ensuring learners are fully signed up with compliance documents and inputted into the funding systems in a timely manner, this will include PICS and Apprenticeship Service (AS).
  
Responsible for ensuring the ESFA funding rules are adhered to through the funding process by audit checking all documentation completed for  learners that wish to enrol with BPP. 
  
Responsible for the end to end accurate processing of new apprenticeship starts from; managing the apprenticeship completion process, accurate data entry of breaks and leavers and any amendments/changes to funding information within the PICS system to reporting requests received into PICS mailbox.
  
About you
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Excellent communication with a positive telephone manner and the ability to build rapport and maintain empathy with students and clients
  • Ability to effectively manage client and internal stakeholder relationships, promptly responding to queries, ensuring expectations are managed
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Ability to create and maintain accurate/accessible and organised documentation
  • Ability to use email, internet applications, MS Windows operating system, including Excel and tracking tools to support this role
  • Ability to apply numerical skills to analyse data, interpretation of facts and figures presented in the form of statistical tables and diagrams, thinking critically and checking for errors or variance from targets
  • Must be comfortable working within defined Key Performance Indicators and Service Levels
  • Passionate about client service with a positive approach to dealing with people
  • Proactive, highly motivated and adaptable to change, as the company and industry in which they are based is very fast paced and competitive
                                      
What’s in it for you
  
This is a great opportunity to work for a well established educational institution. You will be joining a friendly team of professionals and provide support for an organisation who operate with great values at their core.