The role of the Finance Unit is the overall management of the financial affairs of the Department. Key elements are to:
Negotiate and co-ordinate budgets in respect of the administrative costs of the Department and funding the various services provided by the Department and its Agencies Administer the Department's funds in compliance with all required accounting and financial procedures Fulfil the Department's public accountability obligations through the production and publication of Annual Appropriation Accounts Drive forward the modernisation of this Department's financial systems and procedures and participate in Management Information Framework of the College. The Grant Section therefore is responsible for the coordination of all grants that come in to the College. This program is designed to computerize the activities of the section..