London, Greater London
£60,000 per year
Contract, Full-time
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Job description

Our partner is a ground-breaking healthcare organisation, looking to inform & educate communities and influence changes in behaviour to improve health & wellbeing outcomes. They are seeking an Interim Head of Finance to oversee the integrity of the finance function, in the UK and overseas, and ensure their programmes deliver maximum impact.



  • Oversight of the accounting systems, in the UK and overseas, ensuring that the organisation meets all its compliance and reporting requirements.
  • Lead on financial management – including working with the new business development team on budget proposal developments, managing project budgets, producing management accounts, cashflow forecasts, and reports.
  • Leading on preparing of the year-end group financial statements, and preparing for the audit.
  • Finance business partner to donors & funders, and responsible for grants compliance & reporting.
  • Providing financial analysis, commentary and advice to the senior management team, board members, and other stakeholders.
  • Responsibility of junior finance staff.


Person Specification

  • Qualified accountant, with broad accounting, financial management, and reporting in an international organisation.
  • Experience of budget proposal development and managing a budget in a complex, multi-currency environment.
  • Understanding of UK tax & statutory reporting requirements.
  • Excellent IT and systems skills; advanced Excel and Quickbooks experience.
  • Strong finance business partner with experience of effectively working with colleagues in person and remotely.
  • Fluency in French and/or Portuguese is desirable
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Accounting for International Development

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Refreshed on: 27 April 2020
Closing date: 11 June 2020
Job ref: #327
Tags: Finance, Intl Development
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