E2, London
£38,439 - £41,601 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Are you an experienced finance professional, looking for a new role within a front line charity?

Praxis is a dynamic, award-winning human rights charity supporting migrants in crisis or at-risk, ensuring that their essential human needs are met and that they are able to overcome the barriers they face. We have more than 35 years of experience working with migrant communities, and in 2019 we supported around 2,000 people through expert legal advice, housing and peer support. Our holistic approach supports people away from a point of crisis and destitution towards safety, economic independence, social engagement and greater emotional wellbeing.

We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic and ambitious finance professional to join our team in the role of Finance Manager.

This post reports into the Head of Finance and Resources, and is a core part of the Resources team, having responsibility for the day-to-day running of finance. You will ensure that all financial records are up to date, and provide reliable financial information for planning, reporting and audit purposes. You will be instrumental in supporting with the annual organisational budget and in-year forecasts, and will support front-line staff manage their in-year finances, ensuring that financial assumptions are reliable and that variances are understood.

You will be at least part-qualified in a chartered accountancy qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) or be a fully qualified AAT with extensive experience. You should be committed to self-improvement and respond positively to constructive feedback when given, and be a committed team player. You should be highly organised with strong people and communication skills and have a good working knowledge of charity accounting standards, having worked within financial management within a similar sized organisation.

Due to Covid-19 we have moved to a hybrid office/home working model, and this role will be part office based and part remote.

We are an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourage applications from those with lived experience of migration, and from diverse applicants regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marital/civil partnership status, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, or pregnancy/maternity leave status.

For more details about the job and to apply, please complete the application form on our website. 

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Praxis is a charity supporting people affected by immigration controls, who have insecure immigration status or are otherwise at-risk.

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Refreshed on: 20 September 2021
Closed date: 03 October 2021
Tags: Finance, Management