Location: Haywards Heath
Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract
Closing Date: 02 February 2020
Salary: c£30,000 depending upon experience
Specific Hours: Standard hours - 35 hours per week
Sightsavers is recruiting for a Finance Officer to work on the Ascend programme who will deliver on all financial requirements for the DFID funded Ascend programme (working in thirteen countries with a total budget of £91.2m). They will also provide support to the Head of NTD Finance and Operations Team as necessary.
In particular, the Ascend Finance Officer will help prepare budget and reporting templates in line with DFID requirements, oversee project financial planning, monitoring and reporting as well as support on implementation of the online reporting portal for financial submissions from partners (MyCLAIMS system). The role will also provide support to the Head of Finance & VfM (Ascend) in managing all aspects of project cash flow, produce internal and external analysis and reports to influence project decision making, oversee project control frameworks and help support partners to undertake their work effectively.
Salary: c£30,000 dependent upon experience
Contract: Two Year Fixed Term Contract
About the role:
Key duties will include:
This is not an exhaustive list of duties or required professional skills and it’s an involved role so please read the complete Job Description for further details.
The ideal candidate will have:
This role may be for you if:
Sightsavers offers a great place to work within easy reach of London and Brighton.
We anticipate that interviews, including a short Excel-based task will take place at our Haywards Heath, West Sussex offices in mid-February.
Closing Date: 2 February 2020 Please note that this role has been extended.
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