Fundraising and Finance Assistant
Salary: £23,206, plus excellent benefits
Contract duration: 1 year with the possibility with possibility of extension
Based: London, UK


We are looking for a solution-oriented individual to join our Peacebuilding Issues Programme (PIP).

You will be responsible for providing overall administrative support to PIP in the areas of fundraising, finance, monitoring and evaluation, and coordination, and will have a talent for organising and coordinating as well as the ability to multitask, keeping track of various assignments whilst balancing your time to meet deadlines. 

With a degree in a relevant subject, you will have experience in:

  • Supporting proposal development and preparation
  • Budget preparation and budget monitoring
  • Office administration, including basic experience in developing tracking systems for efficiency and effectiveness such as timesheets or documents for a proposal submission
  • Managing details to ensure accuracy

You will also have a meticulous eye for detail and accuracy (particularly in financial and programmatic data management) and the ability to communicate with clarity in writing and in speaking. 

Note: The above are some of the requirements for the job. For the full job requirements and an application pack (the person specification section of which will form the basis of short-listing), please visit In your application, please indicate the full job title of the role you are applying for.

To apply, please send a completed application form and equal opportunities form to , both of which can be found under ‘Downloads’.

Please note we do not accept CVs

Closing date:  17 September, 2015, 17:00 (UK time)

Interviews will take place week of 21 September, 2015 and 28 September, 2015

While International Alert will endeavour to contact all candidates within a reasonable time, this may not always be possible due to limited resources.  Therefore, if you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date, you can assume that your application has, on this occasion, been unsuccessful. International Alert is an equal opportunities employer. All applicants will be judged strictly on the basis of merit.


International Alert helps people find peaceful solutions to conflict.

We are one of the world’s leading peacebuilding organisations, with nearly 30 years of experience laying the foundations for peace.

We work with local people around the world to help them build peace. And we advise governments, organisations and companies on how to support peace.

We focus on issues which influence peace, including governance, economics, gender relations, social development, climate change, and the role of businesses and international organisations in high-risk places.




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