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Senior Programme Finance and Operations Officer – Eurasia Programme

International Alert
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Full time
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Salary: £40,917 per annum, plus excellent benefits

Based: London

Alert is looking for a Senior Programme Finance and Operations Officer (SPFOO) for Eurasia Programme who will contribute to the effectiveness and implementation of the programme by supporting the Eurasia Programme Manager to ensure sound financial, operational and administrative practices and management. The post holder ensures that the financial and administrative systems and procedures are of high quality and compliant with requirements of International Alert’ donors’ requirements and relevant laws, for the programmes and budgets in his/her specific portfolio. Additionally, SPFOO actively engages with others organisationally to ensure that Alert’s overall finance and administrative systems and procedures are of sound and compliant.

Educated to a degree level (in a relevant subject), you will also have extensive experience of budgets and contract management from diverse donors (such as DFID, EU, USAID, Foundations) in an INGO environment including:

  • Managing complex budgets and forecasts plans
  • Compiling financial reports from a variety of sources
  • Overseeing finance and operations for overseas offices
  •  People management

Note: The above are some of the requirements for the job. For the full job requirements and an application pack (the person specification section of which will form the basis of short-listing), please visit In your application, please indicate the full job title of the role you are applying for.

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How To Apply

To apply, please send a completed application form and equal opportunities form, both of which can be found under ‘How to Apply’ which is part of the Jobs section of Alert’s website.

Please note we do not accept CVs.

As it is unlikely that we will be able to obtain a Work Permit for this role, all job applicants must already have the right to work in the UK.

Closing date:  19th March 2017, 5pm(UK time)

Interviews will take place during the week commencing the 27th March.

While International Alert will endeavour to contact all candidates within a reasonable time, this may not always be possible due to limited resources.  Therefore, if you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date, you can assume that your application has, on this occasion, been unsuccessful. International Alert is an equal opportunities employer. All applicants will be judged strictly on the basis of merit.

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