Design, Monitoring and Evaluation for Peacebuilding

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Grants and Finance Manager – Eurasia Programme

International Alert
Employment Type
Full time
Contact Info
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Based: London

We are looking for a Grants and Finance Manager for the Eurasia Programme to ensure sound financial, operational and administrative practices and the financial management of a complex portfolio of projects. This is a dynamic role in a diverse and multicultural team, where you will work on two continents and engage with a variety of stakeholders.

You will be responsible for ensuring that the financial and administrative systems and procedures are compliant with requirements of International Alert’s donors’ requirements and of relevant laws, for the projects and budgets in his/her specific portfolio.

Educated to a degree level (in a relevant subject), you will 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 financial forecast plans

·         Financial accounting and management

·         Overseeing finance and operations for overseas offices

·         People and partner management

·         Working with a variety of stakeholders and in complex settings

Alert is working in close partnership with local organisations and stakeholders to build peace and prevent conflict in countries across the world, including Eurasia. Our aim is to provide support to our project beneficiaries and the Grants and Finance Manager is expected to be receptive to working in fragile situations and have knowledge and understanding of similar challenging contexts.

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

Salary & Benefits
£40,917 per annum, plus excellent benefits
How To Apply

To apply please send a completed application form and equal opportunities form to , both of which can be found under ‘Downloads’.

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:  30th of June, 5pm (UK time)

Interviews will take place during the week commencing the 10th of July.

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 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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