Finance and Administration Officer
Are you numerate and enjoy processing financial data? Do you have excellent attention to detail and enjoy administration? This role offers a supportive environment in which to grow your skills whilst also helping enable access to life-saving medicines for some of the most vulnerable communities worldwide.
Most of us can readily access the medicines we need. But around the world, many easily treatable diseases can mean chronic pain, poor quality of life or even a death sentence. International Health Partners (IHP) helps people in hard-to-reach, vulnerable and disaster-hit communities get better access to medicine. We coordinate the safe and responsible donation of medicines and health care supplies to where the needs are greatest, saving lives and preventing avoidable suffering.
In the last three years, we have has sent over 30 million treatments to vulnerable communities around the world – places such as Yemen, South Sudan and Haiti. That's medicine worth well over £65 million, reaching more than 9 million people, changing lives and impacting futures. We run multiple partnerships to support this work – with pharmaceutical companies who donate medicines, our logistics partners who help us warehouse and ship the medicines overseas and finally our valued NGO partners and individual medics delivering healthcare to those who need it all around the world. Together these partnerships enable medicines to reach those in need.
As our team grows to over 30 we are looking for a Finance and Administration Officer to support all areas of financial operations and help us deliver great business management support to our staff. Finance experience is needed and further training will be provided. We're looking for someone who has great attention to detail, is highly organised and really enjoys administration.
Our Christian faith underpins all that we do. It motivates us to care for those in need, and give our best in all circumstances, as an expression of God's love. We serve the poor in health without regard for ethnic or religious background, focusing on where the need is greatest. IHP is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Staff regularly spend time together praying for IHP’s work and there is an occupational requirement for the post holder to have a personal commitment to the Christian faith. Applicants must have the right to work in the UK.
If you would like to work in a great organisation and have a big impact please apply now. We offer excellent benefits including a company pension scheme, employee wellbeing and benefits support, training, development and a generous holiday entitlement. We have an active Equality, Diversity and Inclusion staff working group. Our staff describe our culture as 'compassionate', 'dynamic' and 'rewarding', a place where you will be supported to 'thrive professionally and personally'. In short, IHP is a great place to work and the role we play is genuinely rewarding. .
Applications will be reviewed as received and interviews will be held when required so please submit your application at the earliest opportunity.
To apply, please submit your CV and a covering letter of no more than two A4 sides setting out how you meet the person specification, including the faith requirement. Applications without a covering letter will not be considered.
Applications will be reviewed as received and interviews will be held when required so please submit your application at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment.
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