Subject Matter Expert - Strategy & Finance

Job Title: Subject Matter Expert - Strategy & Finance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: United Kingdom
Salary: Competitive
Job Published: June 06, 2019 16:14

Job Description

Subject Matter Expert – Strategy & Finance       

Home based (some travel to BPP offices will be required)

Permanent, full time - although part time applications will be considered

Who we are

BPP is a global education provider delivering world-class professional qualifications.  The group delivers undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes, apprenticeships and professional qualifications across the UK, internationally and through innovative online platforms. When you work with BPP, you will be part of a business that really believes in supporting your personal and professional development.

What you’ll do                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

The SME position involves producing educational materials (creating, updating and technically checking) in accordance with the timescales contained in the production schedule. These are materials for use in BPP accountancy & tax courses and external sales, as well as produced under contract for external clients.

Job Background

SMEs are responsible for the creation, updating and technical checking of their assigned materials which are then prepared for publishing by other departments.

Roles and responsibilities will include:

(A)      Content creation: To create and update educational materials (workbooks, digital content, question banks, recordings, tutor guidance and associated supplementary materials).

(B)      Technical checking: To review materials prepared by other SMEs, checking for technical accuracy and style compliance and to provide constructive feedback and suggestions.

(C)      Knowledge development: To keep up to date with relevant developments in your profession and your subject specialism, and to contribute to the pool of expertise within BPP.

(D)      Product quality: To ensure that material produced meets customers’ needs and leads the market in technical and typographical accuracy and educational effectiveness.

(E)      Customer service and marketing: To respond promptly and informatively to student and other customer queries and to develop links with key stakeholders, e.g. examiners.

(F)      Teaching: Some teaching of relevant papers will be expected, either at a local BPP centre or online.

Roles requirements:

  • Experience of teaching or creating content for relevant accountancy & tax qualifications, ideally both
  • Subject expertise in high-level strategy & finance papers
  • Qualified through ACCA, CIMA, ICAEW, ICAS or equivalent
  • Experience of delivering high quality outputs to strict deadlines
  • Clear, concise and grammatically correct written communication skills
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Self-motivated

What we offer

BPP exists to help people make the most of their talents – just ask the students who study with us every year.  We aim to have an equally positive impact on our employees' careers by providing the culture, career development opportunities and extra benefits to inspire you personally and professionally.

BPP invests heavily in your career development – you will have free access to all of BPP's courses – from gaining an ACCA accountancy qualification, in-house leadership and management training or wide range of personal and professional development opportunities to a Graduate Diploma in Law, you can take your career in any direction you like.

Add to this a comprehensive benefits package, including 25 days’ holiday, private medical insurance, life assurance, group personal pension plan and the cycle to work scheme, and you’ll find the BPP Professional Education Group a great company to work for.

Closing date: 14th June 2019