Kathleen Elliott


Departmental Operations Team Leader

About

I am the Finance Officer for the Centre for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT) and the Libraries.  I am also the Team Leader for Departmental Operations.  I oversee all finance-related activity, including day-to-day administration, purchasing, conference bookings, travel, internal recharges, etc.  I also administer the finances for Learning & Teaching's support of the PGCertHE and the Undergraduate Research Scholarship Scheme.  I provide assistance and guidance with all aspects of finance, from ordering equipment to expense reimbursements, new supplier approvals to pool car bookings.  I also contribute to the periodic finance forecasts and help prepare the annual budgets.  In addition to our finance responsibilities, the Departmental Operations team provides general administrative support to the other teams.

Qualifications

I studied Business at The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Experience in industry

My previous employment includes:

Assistant Director for the Rodney L. White Center for Financial Research (The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania)

Office Manager, NW Altemus & Company, Financial Advisors