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International Accountant


International Accountant 

Employment Type


Contract Type

Full Time

Hours per Week



£32,000 - £38,000



Application Deadline 13/12/2018

What you’ll be doing

Muslim Aid is looking for an International Accountant to join their team in the London office and work closely with the overseas finance teams.

The Accountant will be responsible for the overall oversight, compliance, analysis and capacity building of overseas finance teams; including preparing forecasts, producing monthly management accounts and monitoring the performance of country teams against forecasts. Building country offices’ ability to produce their own financial information will be a key element of this role and will be integral to success in this position.

The role will also be responsible for producing some donor reports, providing information on grant spending and ensuring these are submitted on time and accurately. An element of this role covers the production of budgets to submit to donors to secure new funding.

This role will involve international travel (Africa, Asia and Middle East) and is a great opportunity to be a key part of the continued growth of the organization and have a tangible effect on it going forward.

Who we are looking for

The successful candidate will be a fully or part-qualified qualified accountant (ACA, CIMA or ACCA) and will be passionate about international development and keen to take on a role which involves capacity building, travel and ownership of the international finance function.

The ideal candidate will have experience working in an international organisation and will combine a strong technical accounting skillset with excellent communication skills and a proactive attitude with a constant desire to develop processes and add value. Please see the job description and person specification for detailed information about the skillset and experience we require.

How to apply

To apply please submit your cover letter (no more than 1 page) and CV to