Amnesty International UK
London, Greater London
£36,342 FTE per annum (£21,805 pro rata at 21 hours per week)
Contract, Part-time
Job description

Location: Human Rights Action Centre, London EC2A 3EA

Hours per week: 21 hours per week

Salary details: £36,342 FTE per annum (£21,805 pro rata at 21 hours per week)

Closing date: Thursday 28 November 2019 at 12:00

Interview date: 11 December 2019

With an income of over 29 million pounds last year the work of our Finance Team is vital in supporting the wider organisation and enabling us to put our funds to the best possible use.

About the role

Reporting to the Financial Controller, this role is responsible for managing the Purchase Ledger for all Amnesty International UK (AIUK) entities.  You will oversee all accounts payable processes, ensuring that current procedures are followed and implementing improvements where identified.  You will be a key point of contact in the finance team for suppliers and will liaise with staff to ensure compliance with the procurement policy.  This role is also responsible for preparing AIUK’s quarterly VAT returns.

About you

The successful candidate will have extensive experience of managing an accounts payable purchase ledger system, and be able to use financial software and systems efficiently to support this.  Excellent communication skills are required, with an ability to convey financial information clearly to all staff members.  Knowledge of accounting and VAT principles is essential, enabling production of accurate VAT returns. 

About us

Our aim is simple: an end to human rights abuses. Independent, international and influential, we campaign for justice, fairness, freedom and truth wherever they are denied. Already our network of over seven million people is making a difference in almost every country in the world. Whether we are applying pressure through powerful research or direct lobbying, mass demonstrations or online campaigning, we are all inspired by hope for a better world. One where human rights are enjoyed by all.

To Apply

For further details about the role and to apply, please click the 'apply on website' button and complete an application before 12pm Thursday, 28 November 2019. 

Interviews will be held at our Shoreditch office on Wednesday 11 December.

Amnesty International values diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Applications for flexible working will be considered. Please note that to be considered for this role, the successful candidate must be able to provide proof of their eligibility to work in the UK.


Refreshed on: 21 November 2019
Closed date: 28 November 2019
Tags: Finance