Finance Officer - Central & Eastern

The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds

  • Contact: Recruitment Team
  • Reference: IxQCe-6

Reference number: IxQCe-6

Location: Flexible within Central and Eastern England (main offices in Norwich and Birmingham)

Do you have a flair for analysing financial information, overseeing budgets and working with others to get the most from limited resources? We are looking for a Finance Officer to support the RSPB's operational managers Central & Eastern England, delivering our mission to give nature a home.

This role will be responsible for providing comprehensive business support for financial and budget processes and will be the main point of contact for the Finance Business Partner on all major budget and forecast queries.

You'll need to work closely with leadership teams and take a flexible approach to ensure that financial support requirements are met across operating areas.

Some of the key responsibilities will include: co-ordinating and supporting the timely receipt of budget forecasts; managing budget spreadsheets and working with budget holders at regular budget reviews and forecasts; providing timely and accurate information in support of the Operations Director and their Leadership team; co-ordinating year-end financial process and annual accounts, including grant accruals and carry forwards; and assist Project Managers in establishing and tracking budgets for major projects.

You'll need to develop and nurture effective relationships with people at all levels on behalf of the Operations Director and ensure confidential and sensitive financial matters are handled professionally.

This role is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. You will be asked to declare unspent convictions and cautions at offer of employment stage.

Salary starting at

£17,276 to £18,716 per annum pro rata

Hours & contract information

Hours: Part time, 22.5 hours per week
Contract: Permanent

Closing date: 4 September 2019
Interview date: 16 September 2019

How to apply

Our role profile describes the key result areas and skills and experience needed for the role. Please make sure you include reference number IxQCe-6 on your application.

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Who to contact

For questions about this post
Jeff Knott
01603 697523

Send application details to
Jeff Knott
The RSPB, Eastern England Regional Office, Stalham House, 65 Thorpe Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR1 1UD, 01603 697523

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