Finance and Administration Assistant
BRAC, the World’s Number 1 ranked NGO and a global leader in developing cost-effective, evidence-based poverty innovations, is looking for an enthusiastic, competent and ambitious Finance and Administration Assistant to join our UK team. This is a part time role, 2 days a week, with flexible hours.
The Finance and Administration Assistant is a key support role for Finance & Resources and the wider team, responsible for dealing in a timely and effective way with book-keeping, finance and grant funding matters, and general office administration. Your main aim will be to ensure robust finance and office management systems are operated that meet the needs and requirements of BRAC UK and our programme partners, donors, funders and UK law.
What we want from you
An experienced book-keeper, with strong written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to use their own initiative to make day-to-day decisions and adhere to the financial guidelines set by the charity. A team player, who has an eye for detail and an understanding of the importance of sound financial controls embedded in the transactional processing activities within Finance.
Why work for us?
You would be joining an extraordinary organisation that is working on all of the world’s foremost development challenges. BRAC has been ranked as the number one NGO in the world for three years in a row by the Geneva-based NGO Advisor, an independent media organisation committed to highlighting innovation, impact and governance in the non-profit sector.
“Pragmatic, adaptive, BRAC can now play any game, whether using for-profit or non-profit approaches, to face and challenge systems of inequity,” said NGO Advisor in its review of BRAC. “BRAC ticks every box this year, with extra scoring for the clarity of its five-year strategic vision and its willingness to expand its international outreach…Today, BRAC is more than a reference; it is leading the non-profit world toward its next degree of efficiency and leverage” said NGO Advisor Editor-in-Chief Jean-Christophe Nothias.
The support we’ll provide
Join our team and you’ll experience the best of both worlds; the warm and friendly feeling of working at a small team that nonetheless plays a vital role in one of the world’s largest development organisations.
We provide everything you’d expect from a professional organisation – competitive benefits package, contributory pension scheme and a season ticket loan – and a lot more.
Download our candidate pack to find out more.
How to Apply
Please send your application consisting of your CV and a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. The cover letter should be a maximum of two pages and should briefly outline how your skills and experience match the requirements of the role.
The deadline for applications is Monday 16th December 2019.
Safeguarding – BRAC UK takes its safeguarding responsibilities seriously, and has a range of policies to support effective training and reporting to protect people, particularly children, at risk adults and beneficiaries of assistance, from any harm that may be caused due to their coming into contact with BRAC UK.
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