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Grants and Project Accountant

Grants and Project Accountant

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Project Accounting

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  • Salary:

    £20 - £27 per hour

  • Contact:

    Matt Davidson

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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Grants and Project Accountant, Temporary (3-6 months) £20 - £27 per hour

For an international NGO based in central London, we are recruiting an International Grants Accountant for 3-6 on a temp basis. Reporting to the Head of Finance, the role will support all aspects of budgeting, reporting, compliance, and the financial management of grants. This is a key role in the improvement of programme delivery and services by supporting grant budget holders.

Main Duties:

  • Support production of Donor compliant financial reports for all grants for a portfolio of projects
  • Generate and review transactional reports and associated corrections and adjustments
  • Receive, process and account for expenditure by grant partners
  • Produce reforecasts as required by the Donor with input from grant budget holders
  • Support budgeting of new grant proposals
  • Support and ensure the compliance of grants with financial policies
  • Seek to improve procedures for processing transactions, reporting and other issues

What will you bring to this role?

  • Part qualified CCAB with excellent understanding of accounting for restricted income and expenditure
  • Understanding of double entry and how to make corrections and adjustments
  • Experience in restricted grant reporting, ideally from an international NGO
  • Experience of business partnering with overseas partners and offices
  • Excellent Excel skills including VLOOKUP's and sumifs
  • Experience of DFID, USAID and EC is ideal
  • Ideally experience of Access Dimensions


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