Finance Director - Climate Change NGO

Posted 25 September 2023
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & InfrastructureSustainability
Contact NameVivienne Zhang

Job description

​Job Title: Finance Director

Location: Beijing, China

Salary: Competitive Salary DOE

Contract Type: Full-time, Permanent

Our client, an international climate change NGO, is seeking a Finance Director to lead their finance team in Beijing. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing the financial operations of the organization and ensuring that financial systems are in place to support the achievement of the organization's strategic objectives.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage the finance team, providing guidance, training, and support to ensure that the team is performing at the highest level.

  • Oversee the financial operations of the organization, including budgeting, forecasting, financial reporting, and cash flow management.

  • Ensure that financial systems and processes are in place to support the achievement of the organization's strategic objectives.

  • Manage relationships with external stakeholders, including banks, auditors, and donors.

  • Ensure compliance with relevant laws, regulations, and accounting standards.

  • Provide financial analysis and advice to the leadership team to support decision-making.


  • A Bachelor's degree or higher in finance, accounting, or a related field.

  • A minimum of 10 years of experience in finance, with at least 5 years in a senior finance role.

  • Experience working in the non-profit sector, preferably in an international development or climate change organization.

  • Strong technical knowledge of finance and accounting, including budgeting, forecasting, and financial reporting.

  • Strong leadership skills, with the ability to manage and motivate a team.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build relationships with stakeholders.

  • Fluency in English and Mandarin Chinese.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and highly motivated finance professional to lead the finance team of a highly respected international NGO. If you meet the requirements for this role and are passionate about the fight against climate change, please submit your CV and cover letter for consideration.