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Director of Finance and Administration
Salary and duration: Grade A (£ 43,098 – £ 47,757) per annum- plus generous pension scheme. This position is full time/ permanent
Location: this post is based in London.
Closing date: Weds 26th October 2016 17.00 BST. Interviews are scheduled to take place on the 16th November 2016
Minority Rights Group International (MRG) works to secure rights for ethnic, religious and linguistic minorities across the world and to promote cooperation between communities
We are looking to recruit a Director of Finance and Administration to develop and ensure the effective management of MRG finances and central support services.
Successful candidates will have 5 years experience of overall financial management of a charity/similar organisation (or a branch or division or similar) with a turnover of £1,000,000 or above (3 years experience if the candidate holds a ACCA or CIMA qualification). This experience should include periods of managing staff, payroll, buildings, IT and administration. It should also include preparing accounts for audit and managing complex income streams.
MRG is currently undertaking a review of the human resources function at MRG and it is possible that responsibility for HR could be moved to this post. This will be discussed at interview with shortlisted candidates.
Should you have any queries about the post, please contact Human Resources: email@example.com.
MRG values diversity. MRG is prepared to sponsor a work permit for a candidate who would need one (but can only do so, if there is no suitable candidate who would not require a work permit).