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Finance Manager

International Alert
Employment Type
Full time
Contact Info
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Based: London

This is an exciting opportunity for an exceptional candidate to join the Finance team of International Alert in London with offices in 20 counties and a portfolio of £20 million.

You will be responsible for supporting the Chief Finance Officer with the financial strategy. The role will be responsible for management of organisational policies and procedures, producing the monthly management accounts and the cash flow forecast, monitoring and supervising organisational and team/programme budgets and also preparing annual accounts and financial statements. You will also have the opportunity to build strong and lasting relationships across the organisation while managing and developing the finance team.

The successful candidate will be at least a part-qualified accountant and have previous experience of financial management with an INGO. They will be an excellent communicator who can readily speak with a range of staff members on financial matters.

With an entrepreneurial spirit and an ability to identify practical solutions to make organisational developments feasible and sustainable, you will be a team player and be able to build the kind of relationships, both internally and externally, that will gain cooperation and constructively ensure compliance.

This is a great opportunity to support the peacebuilding work of the organisation by developing and working with an existing brilliant team.

Note: the above are some of the requirements for the job. For the full requirements, please find the job description on our website.

Salary & Benefits
Competetive plus excellent benefits
How To Apply

To apply, please follow this link and fill out an application form. 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: Wednesday 13 September 2017 at 5pm (UK time)

Please note: Interviews will take place on an ongoing basis which might result in the process closing before the above date.


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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