Assistant Management Accountant at Earthwatch

Assistant Management Accountant

Earthwatch is an international environmental nonprofit organization that engages people in scientific field research and education. To achieve our mission, we offer research expeditions at exciting locations around the globe. Participants on these expeditions assist top scientists as they investigate important questions about how we can better protect our planet.

This position is no longer recruiting!

Location: Oxford, United Kingdom

Position Type: Full-time salaried

Department: Finance

Salary: £23,350 to £26,209

Deadline for Application: April 21, 2014

Interviews: April 24, 2014 - April 29, 2014


In this role, you will manage creditor, debtor and general ledgers to deliver the management accounts to the Financial Controller, process payroll,keep concise department records, and lead projects to improve efficiency and relationships of the department across the organisation.


  • Responsibility for managing all aspects of the creditor, debtor and general ledgers in order to deliver the management accounts to the Financial Controller.
  • Responsible for processing of payroll and ensuring that the records of the department are kept in a clear and concise way.
  • Assist and lead on projects that will measurably improve efficiency and the relationships of the department across the organisation.


  • Adept at working within a small, flexible team.
  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • Experience of working within a finance department.
  • Good eye for detail.
  • Willingness to challenge the status quo.
  • Desire to strive for continuous improvement.
  • Studying towards either CIMA or ACCA qualification.
  • Genuine interest in Earthwatch’s mission and values.

Due to limited time and financial resources we are only able to accept applicants who are already eligible to work in the United Kingdom.


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