Commercial and DFID Contracts Accountant

Pro Finance Recruitment Group
10 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Commercial and DFID Contracts Accountant: Up to £43,600

For a large international organisation, we're recruiting a permanent Commercial Accountant to support a large portfolio of complex DFID funded projects and commercial contracts. The Commercial Accountant will ensure financial and contract management and compliance processes are in place. Reporting to the Senior Commercial Accountant, this role will interact with in-country operational teams, funders and DFID.

Main Duties:

  • Produce MI and analysis for contract management and ad-hoc projects
  • Produce contract management accounts, budgets and forecasts - supporting finance staff with day to day financial management
  • Design and implement effective monitoring and review tools for financial management
  • Train and develop staff and partners
  • Compliance with donor requirements in financial management of large complex programmes
  • Identify, manage and report key financial risks in relation to contracts
  • Ensure Audit requirements are fulfilled and deliver ad hoc projects

Person Specification:

  • Finalist CCAB or qualified
  • Experience working in a commercial context including contracts, service delivery, pricing and cost recovery
  • Advanced MS Excel modelling skills
  • Experience of MI, reporting and management accounting
  • Experience of producing reports and analysis
  • International NGO experience and exposure to monitoring and evaluating international development projects
  • SUN and Vision experience
  • DFID or USAID contract experience and experience of working on bids and development

The Pro-Recruitment Group consists of 3 distinct brands: Pro-Tax, Pro-Legal and Pro-Finance