Financial Reporting Accountant (FIN0297)

34492.00 - 38608.00 GBP Annual
17 May 2017
25 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you have strong accounting and financial management experience?

Do you have experience of planning, reporting and financial analysis?

If so, we would like to hear from you.

Oxfam is currently looking for a highly skilled accountant to support us in reporting on our International Programme. This will have a particular focus on identifying and communicating risks and issues to senior management in a changing environment where much will depend on building collaborative relationships with country and regional staff in Oxfam GB and in affiliates.

In addition to leading on reporting, this post will also actively support the Finance Controller (Analysis & Reporting) with the planning and year-end processes.

This is an exciting opportunity to make a big impact in the short term.

What skills & experience are we looking for?

Recognised accountancy qualification e.g. ACA, ACCA or CIMA or equivalentProven accountancy experience and knowledge of budgeting and reportingSpecific experience of planning, reporting and financial analysisHigh level of computer literacy including use of spreadsheetsAble to travel internationally (2 to 3 weeks a year)Success however will not just depend on the technical skills - in a complex and dynamic environment like Oxfam, you will need:

Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to influence others and build effective working relationshipsStrong communication skills including fluency in written and spoken EnglishExcellent planning, organisation and coordination skillsExperience in training and coaching othersAbout Oxfam

A simple, inescapable truth underlines everything we do at Oxfam. There's enough wealth in this world to go around. It's not unfortunate that people live in poverty. It's unjustifiable. It's not just their problem. It's ours too. And with the right support, we can beat poverty and injustice. Thousands of people already commit their time and talents to our work. Now we're looking for yours.

How to apply

This is an opportunity for an exceptional, dedicated, and highly motivated professional, with a strong commitment to Oxfam's values and beliefs. If you believe you are the candidate we are looking for, please visit our website.

We are committed to ensuring diversity and gender equality within our organization

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