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Finance Placement, National Museums Liverpool

Department – Finance

Supervisor – J Watkinson

Hours- flexible

Please submit a CV and covering letter detailing your experience and why you are interested in this role.  This role is ideally suited to someone who is currently working toward, or has recently completed, a finance/business degree.


Overall Purpose

To contribute to the successful implementation of a new finance system at National Museums Liverpool (NML)

Key Results

  • Assist in identification of possible risks to the delivery of the new finance system
  • Assist in development of user training for the new finance system
  • Improvements in efficiency and effectiveness across NML
  • Put into practice content learnt from relevant university course


  • Review risk register and project environment for new risks
  • Attend knowledge transfer sessions
  • Review the main planned outcomes against progress within the project plan

Measures of Success

  • Identification of potential project risks
  • Personal learning outcomes from knowledge transfer sessions met
  • Feedback and evaluation throughout the project and after the launch of the system (April 2017)

Personal Qualities

  • This role would be ideal for someone currently undertaking a Finance/business degree
  • Ability to work within a team and under own initiative
  • Ability to interpret, manage and present information in written and verbal forms
  • Attention to detail

Training Provided

  • Induction
  • Specific training will be given in post


  • Opportunity to gain experience  in a finance department of a national museum service
  • To be part of an exciting and major change project
  • To work with a range of experienced finance professionals
  • References