Fundraising & Finance Assistant at International Alert

We are looking for a solution-oriented individual to join our peacebuilding issues programme. You will be responsible for providing overall administrative support to the programme in the areas of fundraising, finance, monitoring and evaluation, and coordination, and will have a talent for organising and coordinating as well as the ability to multitask, keeping track of various assignments whilst balancing your time to meet deadlines.

With a degree in a relevant subject, you will have experience in:

  • supporting proposal development and preparation;
  • budget preparation and budget monitoring;
  • office administration, including basic experience in developing tracking systems for efficiency and effectiveness, such as timesheets or documents for a proposal submission; and
  • managing details to ensure accuracy.

You will also have a meticulous eye for detail and accuracy (particularly in financial and programmatic data management) and the ability to communicate with clarity in writing and in speaking.

To apply, please send a completed application form and equal opportunities form to[email protected], both of which can be found under ‘Downloads’. Please note we do not accept CVs.

Closing date: Thursday 17th September 2015, 5pm (UK time)

Interviews will take place the weeks commencing 21st and 28th September 2015.

While International Alert will endeavour to contact all candidates within a reasonable time, this may not always be possible due to limited resources. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date, you can assume that your application has, on this occasion, been unsuccessful. International Alert is an equal opportunities employer. All applicants will be judged strictly on the basis of merit.

Job title: Fundraising & Finance Assistant

Location: London

Salary: £23,206 per annum plus excellent benefits

Contract: 1 year with the possibility of extension

Closing date: 17 September 2015