Subject Matter Expert - Tax and Strategy Finance

Job Title: Subject Matter Expert - Tax and Strategy Finance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: United Kingdom
Salary: Competitive
Job Published: October 22, 2019 16:31

Job Description

Subject Matter Expert
Home based (some travel to BPP sites will be required)
Permanent, full time (part time applications will be considered)

Who we are

BPP is a global education provider delivering apprenticeships, professional qualifications, degree courses and professional development programmes.

At BPP, we work closely with employers and professional bodies to make our learning as real world, relevant and future facing as possible. We do it for the biggest names and we do it in specialist areas. That includes law, accountancy, financial services, nursing, technology and more. And it covers a range of qualifications to develop careers at every stage and every level of development.

Working at BPP, you are joining a community of committed, passionate and self-determined people. As a business, and in our individual teams, we support each other, encourage new ideas and aim for excellence in all that we do. An ethos of challenging convention runs through the business and we all work together towards our common goal of Building Careers Through Education.

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.

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.

Role requirements

You will have experience of teaching or creating content for relevant accountancy & tax qualifications, ideally both.

You will have subject expertise in tax or strategy and finance papers and be qualified through ACCA, ICAEW, ICAS, CIOT or equivalent

Self-motivated, you will have strong organisational skills and be able to deliver high quality outputs to strict deadlines.

You will have clear, concise and grammatically correct written communication