Finance Manager

The British Asian Trust's annual turnover has more than tripled in recent years thanks to the strength of the relationships built with leading members of the British Asian diaspora. It is also the sector leader in the use of social finance to help solve challenges in the field of international development. 2019 is a very exciting time to be joining the organisation. The leadership team has an ambitious but realistic growth strategy in place, across both programmes and fundraising. The British Asian Trust is also getting ready to join forces with a major conservation charity and is looking forward to integrating and diversifying its programmatic impact and funding.

As the Finance Manager, you will provide high quality management information and support to the Director of Finance and Resources. The role will manage key functions including donations, income, purchases, banking, accruals, Gift Aid, budget management, monthly management accounts. The successful candidate will work closely with programme management and fundraising staff in Pakistan, India and the UK to ensure a high level of financial understanding and budgetary control across the organisation. 

Closing date: 9am, Wednesday 7 August 2019

Interview date: Candidates will be invited to interview on Friday 9 August. First round interviews will take place on Thursday 15 and Friday 16 August with final interviews w/c 19 August 2019. 

How to apply 

If you are interested in applying for this role, please send a CV and a covering letter, no longer than two sides, explaining how you meet the criteria and why you would be the best person for the job to recruitment@britishasiantrust.org  

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