Salary: £19,000 – £22,000 pro rata based on 2.5 days and depending on experience
Application Deadline: 31st January 2020
Dawatul Islam UK and Eire is seeking a skilled and energetic Finance Officer to join our busy charity headquarters.
We are looking for a highly motivated and experienced individual who is capable of working independently and can identify and implement ways of improving working practises and processes. Candidates must be part qualified/finalist (AAT/CIMA or equivalent) and confident working at this level. We need a self-starting proactive individual who can go on to develop and adapt the finance function as the charity continues to grow in size and progresses from strength to strength.
The role needs someone fully committed and hands-on, and preferably from a voluntary sector background and can confidently demonstrate the ability to uphold our charity’s ethos. As a supportive position to our Central Treasurer and Board of Trustees, this role offers opportunities to assist in several of our charity’s key departments and institutions.
The charity has a variety of income streams, comprising of fees, subscriptions, donations and grant funding, but moving to incorporated status, and also wishing to further diversify funding. It now requires a Finance Officer to oversee day to day accounting and financial management of the organisation, reporting to those charged with governance both internally and externally.
Since 1978, Da’watul Islam has worked to bring people together in peace and harmony, nurturing and supporting our families and children, building our schools, centres and community. A faith- based charity and a founding member of the Muslim Council of Britain, our name means ‘invitation to peace’. Together we are working towards a more just and peaceful society of equals– and everyone’s invited.
For more information and to apply please submit a cover letter and CV to