Fund and Grant Accountant

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Charity finance

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £36,000 per annum pro rata

  • Contact:

    Suzanne Kanca

  • Contact email:

    suzanne.kanca@altumconsulting.co.uk

  • Published:

    29 days ago

  • Duration:

    9 months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-09-30

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Altum Consulting are partnering with a large International Development Charity to find a fund and grant accountant to join their finance team for a period of 9 months. This is a fantastic opportunity to gain some insight into how donor reporting and grant management is done in a large organisation. This role will suit someone on a short notice period who is looking to grow their experience within the charity sector.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare contracts with partners ensuring compliance with UK donor requirements
  • Review of contractual performance of project and addressing any compliance issues
  • Compliance review of all donor reports
  • Preparation of any queries raised from audits on projects
  • Manage process for partner invoicing 
  • Set up grants in financial system
  • Record keeping in preparation for audit
  • Ensure all fraud and corruption cases are updated and dealt with in line with donor regulations

 

Candidate Profile:

  • Part-qualified or qualified management accountant
  • Range of compliance experience with DFID
  • International grant management experience is essential
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • High level of budget monitoring experience 
  • Exposure to grant and commercial contracts is highly desirable 
  • Must be available for a contract on a short notice period
  • Experience within an international development organisation is essential

 

If you've got experience with donor reporting and compliance queries then please submit your CV today!