Finance and Administrative Assistant

Salary: £23,875 per annum, plus excellent benefits
Based: London
Contract: Permanent

An exciting opportunity within an international NGO to work on its financial, administrative and operational management systems has arisen. This role will enable you to gain valuable experience and skills across these areas within International Alert’s Peacebuilding Advisory Unit.

You will be based in our London office but will have interaction and will work with thematic teams. We are currently looking for someone who has proven finance and administration skills, able to demonstrate efficiency, problem-solving skills and the talent to work within a very diverse team. You will be working on various areas of administration, logistics, finance and operations, proposal and fundraising support; hence versatility and an eye for detail are both essential talents required in this role.

This role involves providing general support to the Peacebuilding Advisory Unit Programme and the Asia department in HQ as well as the overseas offices. The post will be reporting to the Senior Programme Finance & Operations Officer. You will form an integral part of the team and contribute to supporting both teams operationally to deliver projects. This is a good role for those interested in developing further experience of the workings of the NGO sector, particularly on the financial support and donor reporting side.

Kindly note the above are some of the requirements for the job. For the full job requirements, please read the job description.

To apply, please follow the link below and click 'Apply'. Please upload your CV and cover letter.

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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.

We reserve the right to close applications early hence early applications are encouraged.

Closing date: 18 August 2019

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.