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CaLP Planning and Reporting Accountant

The Role

The Planning & Reporting Accountant plays an important role in CaLP’s team, supporting the full range of our work with members working to improve humanitarian aid around the world. The position has the following dimensions:

  • One of the key members of CaLP’s Business Support Team
  • Working closely with all members of CaLP’s team, in global and regional offices
  • Prepares financial reports and management accounts for CaLP’s managers, and helps them to understand and use them.
  • Prepares financial reports for donors, that meet their specific requirements
  • Supports budgeting and forecasting for grants and CaLP as a whole

What we are looking for:

Essential

  • Significant experience of working in the financial field
  • Strong understanding of international donor and NGO programme financial issues, including programme monthly financial reports, restricted funding regulations and reporting to international donors
  • Good understanding of donors’ requirements and compliance matters in financial management of the grants
  • Comprehensive knowledge of management accounting, including financial planning and reporting; and experience of making financial information easy for managers to understand and use
  • Good understanding of finance systems of CaLP’s hosts (international NGOs, particularly Oxfam)
  • Strong computer literacy, and proven experience of computerised accounting systems, preferably PeopleSoft. Strong experience in using Excel & related IT programmes / systems
  • Proactive approach to identifying and resolving problems and suggesting improvements; able to understand complex issues and translate them into simple workable actions and plans
  • Excellent communication skills, in written and verbal English
  • Ability to build strong and credible relationships internally within CaLP team and externally with other hosts, as appropriate. Proven team worker and demonstrably cooperative with other teams.
  • Commitment to the aims and objectives of CaLP and Oxfam
  • Candidates must be able to demonstrate the right to work in the United Kingdom"

 Desirable

  • Written and verbal communication skills in French, Spanish or Arabic.
  • Experience in humanitarian aid, or with any CaLP network member.

We offer

This role will give you an opportunity to act as key contributor to global Cash Programming and  to work with a group of passionate people that are specialists in their fields. 

Note: All offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and appropriate screening checks, which can include criminal records and terrorism finance checks.

As part of your online application, please upload your up to date CV and a covering letter explaining your suitability against the essential criteria in the job profile. 

How to apply

If this sounds like you and you would like to apply, please click here.
To learn more about this impactful role please click on the Job Profile for all of the details.

We are committed to ensuring diversity and gender equality within our organisation.

 

Type of contract
Fixed term contract
Salary
£23,500 Inclusive of Hotspot Allowance
Location
Oxford, UK
Deadline
27/2/2019