Saferworld has undergone considerable growth over the last 6 years and our global finance team has expanded accordingly, with finance staff based in all our country offices.
We are an independent non-governmental organisation that works to prevent violent conflict and build safer lives. Our head office is in London and we have offices in East Africa, Central and South Asia, and Yemen.
The Finance Officer will be responsible for all financial accounting associated with the charity including assisting with the production of budgeting and forecasting reports, donor reports and accounts S/he will provide key business and management expertise to the organisation, working with the team to support the day to day running of the finance department as well as developing systems to drive efficiency.
The successful candidate will have experience in financial and management accounting processes and a recognised accounting qualification. S/he will have experience of working with non-financial colleagues to improve their understanding of finance as well as of using computerised accounting software and an aptitude for system improvements and developments.