Assistant Accountant

Reed Accountancy
Crawley, West Sussex
06 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Local Charity seek an Assistant Accountant to join their team. Reporting to the Head of Finance this role will be responsible for the overseeing of the organisational Financial Management and in addition will lead the grant devleopment and planning, accounting, budgeting and donor financial reporting for a specified range of countries in support of HQ and field based Programme Managers. Specific duties will include
*Responsible for the maintenance of the organisation financial management systems (SAGA/NAVISION) and for the leading of the development of ancillary reporting templates and systems
*Take shared responsibility for the financial aspects of consultant payments, procurement and stock management in the field
*Act as focal point for programme budget design and development for designated countries
*Liaise with programme managemment to prepare project budgets for submission to donors
*Prepare perodic reports to donors
*Provide support to country programes in developing their financial management (including country visits where necessary)
Ideal candidate will have substantial accounts experience in a similar role and possess strong Excel skills. Good IT and communication skills are essential and previous Navision experience is highly desirable.

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