International Programme Accountant

Randstad Financial and Professional
12 Feb 2017
12 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A vacancy has arisen within the finance team of global humanitarian aid charity as an International Programme Accountant on a permanent basis. This is an excellent opportunity be directly involved with international operations, to help those in the wake of humanitarian disasters. In this position you will provide support to the Asia on all aspects of financial management that relate to the regions programmes, partners, offices and staff and also be given the opportunity to travel.

Responsibilities include;

-To provide financial guidance to members of the region through analysis and interpretation and results
-Manage financial processing in overseas offices
-Review and manage grant processes from start to finish
-Provide financial support to emergency appeals in the region
-Carry out financial risk assessments and implement recommendations
-Support internal and external audit
-Acting as management accountant for region, planning, budgeting, forecasting and analysis and interpretation of regions consolidated budgets
-Ensure International Division restricted fund applications and projects are prepared, reviewed and submitted
-Support recruitment and training of overseas based finance persons

The ideal candidate will be a part/qualified accountant (ACCA, ACA, CIMA or CIPFA) with experience in a business partner facing role, preferably in a global organisation.

You will be a confident, strong-willed with the ability to influence yet supportive and friendly, with the ability to communicate at all levels.

Previous experience in a charity is desirable but not essential however an interest in upholding the fundamental principles of the organisation and in their work is important.

This position does present the opportunity to travel abroad for several weeks of the year. If you have the necessary skills, please apply now!

Randstad Financial & Professional encourage applications from individuals of all ages & backgrounds. Appointment will be made on merit alone but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK. Randstad Financial & Professional acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment & an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003