Part-time, 21 hours per week
£28k - £30k per annum, pro-rata
The Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) brings together 14 leading UK humanitarian aid agencies to respond to the biggest and most urgent disasters. We have run over 60 appeals and raised more than £1bn to help save lives and protect livelihoods.
This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced accountant to join DEC’s small staff team at our offices close to Euston. This is a part-time role that offers flexibility, autonomy and variety. You will take responsibility for DEC’s day-to-day accounting and monthly routines, including preparing management accounts and providing support to budget-holders.
The successful candidate will be a part-qualified/AAT qualified finance professional with a strong background in accounting and experience of working with database and online banking systems. You will have excellent attention to detail, Excel skills and the ability to work flexibly to manage your time and workload to agreed deadlines.
Closing date: 20 May 2012
To apply for this role, please send your CV and a covering letter explaining why you want this job and how you meet the person specification to firstname.lastname@example.org
Office Support Volunteer
Hours: 1-2 days per week for a minimum of 2 months.
This is an exciting voluntary opportunity to help support our small, busy team with a variety of administration tasks to ensure the smooth running of the office. The candidate will work closely with the Finance and Admin department to lead with certain developmental projects and also assist with day to day admin needs of the DEC office as required. The work will be varied and is ideal for someone wanting to gain a wealth of experience in a busy but rewarding charity environment or for a person who would like to utilise their existing skills.
- Researching archiving solutions with the aim to revise our current archiving process and produce a consolidated concise document with detailed entries of all contents and destruction dates. (This will include time spent off site)
- Working with the heads of departments to lead on the improvement of the internal IT filing structure with the aim to make the system more logical and coherent.
- Produce and keep up to date directories on staff training opportunities and office policies
General administration responsibilities
- Opening and disseminating the post
- Photocopying, shredding, filing etc.
- Answering the telephone and dealing with public enquiries
Closing date: 15th May
To apply for this role, please complete our application form
and return along with a short covering letter to email@example.com
or to our postal address: DEC Secretariat, Ground Floor, 43 Chalton Street, London NW1 1DU.
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