The International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) is the world's largest alliance of national societies of obstetrics and gynaecology, bringing together professionals from more than 130 countries and territories. For over 65 years, FIGO has collaborated with the world's top health, rights and donor bodies. We are in official relations with the World Health Organization and consultative status with the United Nations. FIGO is dedicated to the improvement of the health and rights of women and girls and to the reduction of disparities in health care, as well as to advancing the science and practice of obstetrics and gynaecology. We pursue our mission through education, research implementation, advocacy and capacity building with our member societies.
We seek a Project Accountant (Maternity Cover Fixed term) to join our Finance Team. The main purpose of the role is as follows:
- To ensure all accounting records (manual/computer) of the Fistula project and other key FIGO Finance activities are maintained at a professional level
- To ensure that all data maintained is accurate, reliable and timely in accordance with best practice and reporting purposes
- To ensure that internal control procedures are adhered to across the Project
(For further detail about this role, please review the attached Job Description and Person Specification).
This is a 9-month, fixed term appointment (subject to annual performance review and with scope for possible further extension).
We are an equal opportunities employer and are proud to employ a workforce that reflects the diverse communities we serve. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons from all backgrounds.
Location: The role is based from FIGO House, Waterloo, London SE1. FIGO staff will be working on a trial 'hybrid' basis from September 2021 i.e. with combined office and home working.