Donor Finance Business Partner

United Kingdom - London (Global Support Office)

This vacancy is now closed


About Us:

At Marie Stopes International we are unapologetically pro-choice. We believe that every woman has the right to make choices about her own body and her own future. As one of the world’s leading providers of contraception and safe abortion care, we give women the means to do so. Our team members, working across 37 countries, provide high quality, safe services to women, when and where they need them. Because when a woman can determine her own future, she can contribute to creating a better, more sustainable future for everyone.                                                          

The role

The Donor Finance Business Partner is responsible for the provision of financial management through the lifecycle of donor funded projects from proposal to closeout and audit. The role will support the Cost and Pricing Lead with budget development at the start of projects. The role will also support the Country Programme teams complete accounting and reporting on projects; and ensure all project accounting complies with MSI regulations and specific grant/donor requirements. The Donor Finance Business Partner will be a key point of contact for the Donor Teams within the International Operations Function at MSI.

About you

To succeed in this role, you must have:

Experience & qualifications

  • Experience in project accounting and financial management of large international projects and country programmes.
  • Experience of financial reporting to governmental, private and institutional donors.
  • Experience working with financial systems and software (SUN systems preferred) and Q&A.
  • Experience working in a not for profit environment and organisational.
  • Certified accountant ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent.

Personal Attributes:

  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Training and facilitation skills.
  • Fluent in spoken and written English.
  • Preferably fluency in either French or Spanish.
  • Ability to work across cultures.
  • Ability to work under pressure and to manage multiple inputs, tasks and deadlines.
  • Pro Choice.

For more information about the role, please view the job framework on our website.

Location: London, W1

Full time: 35 hours per week

Salary: Competitive + Benefits

Contract type: Permanent

Closing date: 15th July 2020 (midnight GMT+1). Interviews may take place before this date for exceptional candidates.

For internal staff applying from an MSI country programme, the role will be positioned within the existing salary structure of the country. Local terms and conditions of the country will apply.

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and post holders to share this commitment.

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