For those looking for a role that combines finance, analysis and the chance to get away from routine financial reporting, this Programme Finance Adviser will give you the chance to make this step, working with programme delivery teams, delivering impact analysis and providing operational support.
This role offers a chance to join one of our top clients who have an unparalleled track record of promoting and developing staff in a newly created position, offering travel and the chance to use financial training to deliver long-term change.
This organisation is already operating at the forefront of the sector when it comes to developing commercial solutions to global challenges and the success of these programmes will have a significant impact on the sector, providing a solid grounding for expanding the commercial activities of this INGO and others.
The Programme Finance Adviser will be responsible for:
*Working with multiple country teams on commercial contracts, preparing reports on spend, income and impact
*Presenting key information to senior stakeholders in country, challenging and developing international business partnering skills
*Heavily involved in forecasting for the programmes, this role will ensure senior management are kept in the loop with programme progress
*Growing the commercial side of the business, working with internal programme and fundraising teams, developing proposals for new contracts.
We are looking for candidates with excellent excel skills who have a keen eye for detail, who can analyse data and present accessible reports on complex information. Strong communication skills are essential, as is the ability to influence at a senior level. Candidates looking to move straight from practice are encouraged to apply, as are financial analysts operating in the commercial world who are not fully qualified. This position would also present a good opportunity for someone with strong financial skills looking to move from a programmatic discipline as analytical ability and attitude are the key requirements here.
It is essential that the successful candidate is passionate about the international development sector and wants to join an organisation supporting long-lasting change. The projects this position will work with aim to deliver change past the point of funding being removed and this organisation is at the forefront of delivering sustainable change. There will be some international travel with this role, likely every few months to country programme sites.
If you are interested in this position, please apply early as applications are reviewed daily and this role may be filled before the closing date.