Maternity cover until October 2018
Plan International UK strives to advance children’s rights and equality for girls all over the world. Working together with children, young people, our supporters and partners, we strive for a just world, tackling the root causes of the challenges facing girls and all vulnerable children. We have been building powerful partnerships for children for 80 years and are now active in more than 70 countries.
Our Finance team helps us deliver the business strategy and makes sure we comply with all statutory and external requirements and regulations. We are looking for a Finance Officer to play a key part in the team, ensuring all financial data is processed accurately and reported on a timely basis.
You will carry out a variety of financial processing tasks, including paying supplier invoices and expenses, preparing cashbooks, updating the nominal ledger, undertaking inter-company accounting and reconciliations and administering petty cash.
You will have demonstrable experience of working in a finance environment, and of accounts payable, receivable and nominal ledger. You will be able to manage a wide and varied workload, and provide a high level of customer service to both internal and external stakeholders. You will ideally be AAT qualified, or working towards the qualification.
The deadline for applications is 9:00am on Friday 22 September 2017
Interviews will take place on Thursday 28 and Friday 29 September 2017
Due to the nature of our work with children, we follow rigorous child protection policies and procedures in our recruitment process. As a result, some of our roles are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure by the Disclosure and Barring Service. A criminal record will not necessarily bar you from joining us as an employee or volunteer; this will depend on the circumstances of any offences.