International Finance Business Partner

Job Title: International Finance Business Partner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £42k - 47k per year
Reference: RB15209
Contact Name: Kathryn Moss
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 07, 2021 09:54

Job Description

Could you support country programme teams acting as a key contact within the international function? Want to work for the leading global charity in their field? Do you have experience in stakeholder management and a passion for international development?

If yes please read on!

Robertson Bell are pleased to be working once again with this brilliant multinational organisation whilst they recruit for a International Finance Business Partner to join their vibrant, dynamic team on a permanent basis. This organisation has been providing life changing services for over 40 years and now operates in 37 countries. This is a full-time role which will be based from home initially with an official office base in central London.

Duties for this International Finance Business Partner role include but are not limited to:

  • Provide excellent financial management support of the charity’s flagship donor funded project.
  • Oversee the full life cycle of these projects from proposal stage to completion and audit.
  • Lead on budget development at the beginning of projects.
  • Provide first class business partnering support ensuring budget holders have easy access to technical advice.
  • Investigate budget versus actual variances when highlighted by budget holders.
  • Assist the country programme teams with reporting and accounting for projects.
  • Create project and donor codes for any new donors and projects.
  • Ensure all accounting falls inline with relevant complication and donor/grant regulations.
  • Act as a key point of contact for the donor teams.
  • Undertake occaisional international travel to meet with in-country teams and provide hands-on financial support.

This is International Finance Business Partner role offers a brilliant opportunity to join a high performing finance team and assist in the delivery of an efficient business partnering function. With a large finance team this opportunity will offer the chance of progression in the future. The charity are renowned across the sector for employing and developing newly qualified professionals who are looking to make their first move into industry, so candidates holding an ACA qualification are also strongly encouraged to apply.

This successful candidate will be:

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA/CIPFA qualified or a Finalist.
  • Ideally, experienced working within the international development or UK charity sector.
  • A background working with institutional donors would be highly beneficial, but is by no means essential. 
  • Experienced in financial management.
  • A first-class communicator.
  • Experienced in finance business partnering and budgeting. 

If you are interested in this International Finance Business Partner opportunity, please do not delay in applying at applications are being reviewed daily and the client is looking to schedule interviews on a rolling basis.