We are recruiting an experienced Head of Finance to manage our financial accounting team, and to lead on our on-going programme of efficiency improvements through better use of technology. We are therefore looking for someone who understands the changing context of UK INGOs, with great team leadership and change management skills, together with strong technical accounting and financial control experience.
CARE is one of the world’s leading humanitarian and development charities. By 2020, CARE and our partners will support 150 million people from the most vulnerable and excluded communities to overcome poverty and social injustice. We work in 79 developing countries, saving lives in emergencies and finding long-term solutions to poverty for millions of people every year. We put women and girls in the centre because we know that we cannot overcome poverty until all people have equal rights and opportunities.
CARE International UK has a zero tolerance approach to any harm to, or exploitation of, a vulnerable adult or a child by any of our staff, representatives or partners. Recruitment to all jobs in CARE International UK includes, in particular, criminal record checks and the collection of relevant references. Safeguarding our beneficiaries is our top priority in everything we do.
Closing date: Thursday 17 October 2019
NB. Applications will be reviewed as they are received and CARE International reserves the right to close the vacancy before the stated closing date.
We are committed to Equality and value Diversity. We are a Disability Confident Employer and particularly welcome applications from disabled people. We guarantee interviews to disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for the job (see person specification).
If you require the candidate brief or need to submit your application in an alternative format, because of a disability, please do get in touch.
A DBS disclosure will be requested for the successful candidate.
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