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Project Accountant (International Charity)

Harris Hill
£36k - 39k per year
Closing date
24 Nov 2020

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Finance & Legal
Human Rights
Full Time
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Harris Hill is currently working with an international charity looking for a Project Accountant who is very detail oriented. We are looking for a candidate with first-class communication skills who has had the experience of presenting uninspiring financial information with flare.

We also need you to use your initiative to understand and solve problems. 

You must be an individual who has extensive project accounting experience desirably within a busy accounting team, ideally within an international charity environment. The ideal candidate will need to have good communication skills because you will provide support throughout the organisation. Your ability and experience to inspire your non-finance colleagues will be paramount. 


Job Purpose 

This project accounting role will assist the Finance Business Partners and the other finance teams to provide effective business support across the entire organisation. You will work with finance business partners to supply the timely production of financial donor reports, provide structured financial technical back-up, and assist in the generation of monthly management reports. 


Essential Knowledge, Skills and Experience 

Must be Part- Qualified (or QBE with-in an international charity environment) 

Experience working as a Finance Business Partner 

A great communicator (verbal & written) 

Working with grants (DFID, USAID, etc) 

Experience in donor reporting & project accounting 

Excel - Intermediate to advance level 

Harris Hill has been providing the Charity and Not-for-Profit sector with high quality recruitment solutions for over 27 years. In the past year we have worked on more than 3,000 charity vacancies (approximately 2,000 permanent and 1,000 temporary) and are continuing to grow, developing new teams to respond to the strong demand for specialist charity professionals.

Our teams focus on specific functions within charities including Fundraising, Marketing/PR/Digital, Data Management & Business Support, Finance, Human Resources, Temporary and Executive-level roles.

We are committed to delivering a level of excellence to both candidates and clients alike and have an unrivalled reputation for finding talented people their ideal charity jobs within the UK's leading national and international charities and non-profit organisations.

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