Milton Keynes
£30,763 - £36,192 annum, depending on experience + good range of benefits
Contract, Full-time
Job description

Programme Finance Officer

Salary: £30,763 - £36,192 annum, depending on experience + good range of benefits

Contract: Fixed-term, full time – 36.5 hours per week

Duration: 18 months (with a view to being made permanent)

Based: Milton Keynes

World Vision is an international children’s charity working with children, their communities, and with supporters and partners, in almost 100 countries.

Through long-term development projects, emergency responses and advocacy we’ve helped bring lasting change to millions of children, over more than 60 years. And as a Christian organisation, everything we do is motivated by our faith as we strive to reflect God’s unconditional love.

Work for World Vision UK and you will be part of a truly global Partnership, building brighter futures for vulnerable children.

In this exciting and fast-paced role you will work to amplify the impact of the organisation through grants acquisition and quality management of grant funded programmes. You’ll get to work across the World Vision global partnership to ensure the successful management of a portfolio of projects and programmes in compliance with donor requirements and align to the implementation of the Policy & Programmes grants strategy. You’ll have a key focus on the Most Vulnerable Children, facilitating WV's mission of positively impacting child well-being through your work.

The Key Responsibilities of the Programme Finance Officer role include:

·       leading on grant compliance and management of World Vision financial processes and reporting;

·       providing technical advice on compliance and financial management of donor funded programmes;

·       supporting the development and submission of proposals for grant and commercial contracts

·       managing financial and operational risks in programme portfolios;

·       maintaining up-to-date information on systems and databases;

·       conducting monitoring trips including visits to projects in fragile states and as part of emergency response grants; and

·       Working with others to build & improve stakeholders’ relationship

As an active Christian, this role offers you the opportunity to integrate your Christian faith and be sensitive to its various expressions across cultures and denominations.

In addition to the salary indicated, we offer good benefits including pension, generous holiday entitlement and free parking (MK).

Please upload your CV of full employment history explaining any gaps of employment and reasons for leaving your previous employer. This must be accompanied with a covering letter stating how you meet the essential criteria given in the Job Description.

Closing Date for applications: 29th May 2020

Please note that interviews may take place before the closing date, so please apply early to avoid disappointment.

World Vision UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We value diversity and aspire to reflect this in our workforce. We welcome applications from people representing all sections of the community. World Vision UK also operates flexible working policies and practices.

As a child focused organisation, World Vision UK is committed to the safeguarding of children, therefore any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of applicable background checks, including a criminal records check.

No agencies please.

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Refreshed on: 15 May 2020
Closing date: 29 May 2020
Tags: Christian, Finance
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