Project Finance Officer

Location: London, Greater London
Sector: Charity
Date Posted: 17/06/2021
Salary: £26,000 - £30,000 per year
Specialism: Finance
Ref: RB16123
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Want to work for a modern international organisation whose work impacts the lives of thousands? Could you confidently partner with internationally-based stakeholders to  support on compliance and finance related matters? Are you passionate about international development and looking for a new challenge?

If yes, look no further!

My client is a London based Grant Making charity who are currently seeking a Projects Finance Officer to join their team on a permanent basis.

The key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

  • Play a key role in the development of reports for institutional donors on a quarterly basis.
  • Full responsibility for producing monthly reports for each programme, highlighting spends against budgets and investigating any significant variances.
  • Provide invaluable support in the budget setting process for programmes.
  • Assist the line manager in the critical review and evaluation of grant applications, ensuring that all due diligence checks have been thoroughly conducted.
  • Take the lead in processing employee travel expenses and ensure that all finance transactions are posted into the system in a timely fashion.
  • Business partner with internationally-based Grantees to provide first-hand financial support and ensure that all contractual compliance terms are being adhered to.

With flexible working hours and excellent opportunities to develop professionally, this is a brilliant opportunity for a motivated, driven finance professional who has a background working in a grant making environment and is passionate about international development. Although homebased initially, applicants must live within a commutable distance from their offices in London.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Started studying towards a relevant accountancy or bookkeeping qualification.
  • Experience working with Partners in other grant making organisations.
  • A background working with donors, ideally within the international charity sector.
  • Solid transactional finance experience.
  • Experience working in multiple currencies.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.¬†

Applications are under continual review. Please apply now to avoid missing out as this post is likely to close early.

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