International Finance Trainee

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Islamic Relief

Salary: £23,386 per annum

Location: Birmingham

Contract Type: Fixed Term, 12 months

Hours: Full Time

The Vacancy

Islamic Relief Worldwide is an independent humanitarian and development organisation, serving humanity for over 40 years. With an active presence in over 40 countries across the globe, we strive to make the world a better and fairer place for those affected by poverty, conflict and natural disasters.

IRW’s International Finance department is recruiting for the position of ‘International Finance Trainee’ to join its dynamic team on a 12 months, fixed-term contract to be based out of its offices in Birmingham, UK. The organisation is operating to a hybrid working model.


  • Ensure adequate supporting documentation – budgets related to the partners / donors are saved in the share drive.
  • Ensuring to support the timely and accurate processing of project invoicing.
  • To support with month end tasks

The successful candidate must have:

  • Studying towards degree in Accountancy/Finance
  • Studying AAT/ACCA/CIMA/ICAEW professional qualifications
  • Evidence of continuing professional development and successful application of best practice in accounting and finance.
  • Well organised and efficient ability to manage competing deadlines within set time constraints.
  • Good Excel skills; in designing and manipulating reports.
  • Ability to exercise judgment and take decisions on unexpected problems.
  • Good written communication skills, able to prepare written procedures, reports and deliver internal presentations.
  • Verbal skills to communicate with all levels in an organisation and explain technical Good all round business acumen and an understanding of the role of the Finance department in adding value to operational decision making.
  • Ability to drive through continuous improvement
  • Experience in operating and extracting data from complex accounting systems.
  • or complex financial aspects in a wide range of situations.

For more information, please click on the Documents tab above to view the full Job Description.

If you are talented, reliable, service-minded, resilient and a highly motivated professional looking for a meaningful career, with a strong commitment to IRW’s mission and values of sincerity, excellence, compassion, social justice and custodianship, please apply by completing our online application form.

For more information on the excellent company benefits we offer our employees, please visit:

PLEASE NOTE: Interviews are expected to take place on 26/07/2024.

Pre-employment Checks:

Any employment with Islamic Relief will be subject to the following checks:

  • screening clearance
  • proof of eligibility to live and work within the UK
  • receipt of satisfactory references

Please note, for UK-based roles, we are only able to accept applications from candidates who are eligible to work in the UK. We are unable to progress applications which would require sponsorship.

Our values and commitment to safeguarding

IRW is committed to preventing any type of unwanted behaviour at work including sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse, lack of integrity and financial misconduct; and committed to promoting the welfare of children, young people, adults and beneficiaries with whom IRW engages. IRW expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment through our code of conduct. We place a high priority on ensuring that only those who share and demonstrate our values are recruited to work for us.

The post holder will undertake the appropriate level of training and is responsible for ensuring that they understand and work within the safeguarding policies of the organisation.

All offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and appropriate screening checks, which can include criminal records checks. IRW also participates in the Inter Agency Misconduct Disclosure Scheme.

In line with this Scheme, we will request information from job applicants’ previous employers about any findings of sexual exploitation, sexual abuse and/or sexual harassment during employment, or incidents under investigation when the applicant left employment.

By submitting an application, the job applicant confirms his/her understanding of these recruitment procedures.

Islamic Relief is an equal opportunities employer

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