London, Greater London
£35,000 - £40,000 per year, depending on experience
Permanent, Full-time
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Job description

Our partner, an award-winning organisation, focusses on a range of different areas to offer children and adults opportunities to be educated, have access to proper healthcare and wellbeing, earn sustainable livelihoods and become empowered to take their place in society as leaders. They are seeking a project accountant to take on a broad role focussing on support in developing project proposals for grants and project reporting; this role has scope for career progression once the probation period has been successfully completed.



  • Support in the development and preparation of budgets for donor proposals, and review the financial implications of donor contracts.
  • Oversee the control environment, accounting processes and restricted funds to ensure that these meet grants compliance and reporting requirements.
  • Produce quarterly donor and other reports
  • Support in the development of the annual budget for the UK office.
  • Prepare quarterly reports for the trustees and board members, and monthly management accounts and cashflow forecast.
  • Prepare the statutory accounts for filing with the Charity Commission and Companies House.



  • Qualified or part-qualified accountant with extensive experience in project and management accounting & reporting, specifically within the not for profit sector.
  • Experience of preparing statutory accounts and in year-end audit preparation, specifically experience of Charity SORP.
  • Experience of developing suitable controls and accounting systems.
  • Able to manage a varied workload with different priorities and deadlines.
  • Strong IT and systems skills, including Excel, Quickbooks and Salesforce.
More about Accounting for International Development
Accounting for International Development

Accounting for International Development (www-afid-org-uk) offers finance professionals from around the world the opportunity to use their... Read more

Refreshed on: 10 February 2021
Closing date: 12 March 2021
Job ref: #356
Tags: Finance, Intl Development
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