Programme Finance Officer
Salary: £30,763 - £36,192 annum, depending on experience + good range of benefits
Contract: Permanent, Full- Time – 36.5 hours per week
Based: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
World Vision is an international children’s charity working with children, their communities, and with supporters and partners, in almost 100 countries.
Through long-term development projects, emergency responses and advocacy we’ve helped bring lasting change to millions of children, over more than 60 years. And as a Christian organisation, everything we do is motivated by our faith as we strive to reflect God’s unconditional love.
Work for World Vision UK and you will be part of a truly global Partnership, building brighter futures for vulnerable children.
We are seeking a passionate individual with strong financial skills and experience in financial management or compliance related work to join us as Programme Finance Officer. We need someone who can amplify the impact of the organisation through grants acquisition and quality management of grant funded programmes. You will work across the World Vision (WV) global partnership to ensure the successful management of a portfolio of projects and programmes in compliance with donor requirements and be aligned to the implementation of the Policy & Programmes grants strategy. You will be focusing on the Most Vulnerable Children to facilitate WV's mission of positively impacting child well-being.
Key Responsibilities include:
leading on grant compliance and management of World Vision financial processes and reporting;
providing technical advice on compliance and financial management of donor funded programmes;
supporting the development and submission of proposals;
managing financial and operational risks in programme portfolios;
maintaining up-to-date information on systems and databases; and
conducting monitoring trips including visits to programmes in fragile states and as part of emergency response grants.
As an active Christian, this role offers you the opportunity to integrate your Christian faith and be sensitive to its various expressions across cultures and denominations.
In addition to the salary offered, we offer good benefits including pension, generous holiday entitlement and free parking (MK).
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Please upload your CV of full employment history explaining any gaps of employment and reasons for leaving your previous employer. This must be accompanied with a covering letter stating how you meet the essential criteria given in the Job Description.
Closing Date for applications: 28th October 2019
Interview Dates: To be confirmed
Please note that interviews may commence prior to the closing date. If a suitable candidate is identified, the closing date may change, so please apply early to avoid disappointment.
World Vision UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We value diversity and aspire to reflect this in our workforce. We welcome applications from people representing all sections of the community. World Vision UK also operates flexible working policies and practices.
As a child focused organisation, World Vision UK is committed to the safeguarding of children, therefore any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of applicable background checks, including a criminal records check.
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