London, Greater London (Hybrid)
£40,000 - £45,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Actively Interviewing
Job description

Our partner in an international relief and humanitarian organisation currently working on refugee resettlement in the UK.


  • Creation and regular review of the organisational budget, cashflow forecasts and reforecasts, and quarterly updated on country office budgets and budget forecasts.
  • Full grant cycle management from preparation of budgets for submission of proposals, donor compliance, grants management, analysis and reporting, and grants close out and audits.  
  • Finalising transactions, including reviewing the account and cost allocation centres of expenditures, preparing accounting adjustments, and undertaking balance sheet reconciliations on a monthly basis.
  • Review all purchase order and purchase requests for proper coding and allocation.
  • Meet internal reporting requirements


  • Qualified or part qualified accountant with at least three years of experience working in a project/programmes finance role within an international charity.
  • Strong technical knowledge of accounting, including allocating expenditure, undertaking balance sheet reconciliations and preparing a trial balance.
  • Knowledge of grants and contracts compliance, management and reporting, within an INGO or local government context.
  • Experience of providing financial management and monitoring support to senior finance and programmes staff.
  • Intermediate/advanced MSExcel skills, and strong IT/systems skills.
  • Excellent organisational, time management skills and ability to work independently, with minimum supervision.
  • Strong relationship and communication skills.

This role offers hybrid working with the successful individual expected to be office based in London 2-3 days/week.

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Posted on: 10 June 2022
Closing date: 10 July 2022 at 23:59
Job ref: #721
Tags: Finance, Intl Development