Fixed Term until Dec 2021
About the Role
The is an exciting opportunity to be part of our innovative employment project. As the finance officer of this innovative project you will have many responsibilities from donor compliance, budget management, bank and cash management and adding value to the project by building financial capacity to all partners engaged in the project.
As well as a degree level education in a relevant discipline you will possess proven experience in financial management and donor management for restricted funded projects. You will have a forward-thinking attitude, along with the ability to maintain strong working relationships whilst working to tight deadlines.
Your communication and influencing skills will be at high along with your experience of sharing best practices for policy change.
We seek candidates with a genuine commitment to the values and ethos of Leonard Cheshire who are excited by this opportunity to make a difference to the lives of people with a disability.
Leonard Cheshire Disability welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Lived experience of disability will be a great advantage
A police check is required for this post as well as proof of the right to work in Bangladesh.
About Leonard Cheshire
Leonard Cheshire is one of the worlds leading charities supporting persons with disabilities. We believe that persons with disabilities should have the freedom to live their lives the way they choose with the opportunity and support to live independently, to contribute economically and to participate fully in society. Our international development programmes support children in school and disabled adults into employment across Africa and Asia. We have established local partners in countries of operation whom we have worked with for a number of years. Our ambitious new five year international strategy aims to enrich lives and promote independence for more than 100,000 people with disabilities across Africa and Asia.
What we Offer
Shortlisting for this role may take place as applications are received. We therefore reserve the right to close this vacancy once a suitable candidate has been appointed.