Fund and Balance Sheet Accountant

Plan International
06 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Job role
The Opportunity We have an exciting opportunity for a Fund and Balance Sheet Accountant within our Group Finance department. This role will be instrumental in ensuring accurate and timely financial accounting, including the delivery of associated internal and external reporting and management information. You will assist with the group level financial accounting for Plan International, including consolidations of the results and balance sheets of branch operations and subsidiaries and reconciling and analysing balance sheet accounts. Supporting the annual US government grants audit and country level or National Organisation grants audits The Individual You will need demonstrable knowledge of corporate accounting, preferably under IFRS and/or US GAAP or Charity funds accounting. As well as experience of financial reporting at a group level in an international organisation. ACA or equivalent professional qualification will be required. Strong knowledge of and experience of applying financial accounting controls. Communicate clearly and effectively at all levels, and the ability to take initiative and take ownership for completion of tasks. Location: International Headquarters, Woking (approximately 23 minutes from London Waterloo) Type of Role: Permanent Reports to: Head of International Finance Grade: 3 Closing Date: Sunday 7th January   Early application is encouraged as we will review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to close the advert early. Please note that only applications and CVs written in English will be accepted. A range of pre-employment checks will be undertaken in conformity with Plan International's Child Protection Policy. As an international child centred community development organisation, Plan International is fully committed to promoting the realisation of children's rights including their right to protection from violence and abuse. That means we have particular responsibilities to children that we come into contact with. Plan International believes that in a world where children face so many threats of harm, it is our duty to ensure that we, as an organisation, do everything we can to keep children safe. We must not contribute in any way to harming or placing children at risk. Plan International operates an equal opportunities policy and actively encourages diversity, welcoming applications from all areas of the international community.