The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. Through our Global Social Enterprise Programme, we aim to bring about positive change in the global economy and society. 

This job role will be responsible for completing the accounting process for the project including monthly, quarterly and annual reporting requirements. This includes ensuring consistent, accurate and robust financial accounting processes in line with governing accounting practices and policies. 


Location Colombo
Salary Rs. 35,500/-
Duration 18 months (Fixed Term Contract) – 50% (half time)
Working hours N/A
Annual leave N/A
Closing date Sunday 23 June 2019

Role overview

Refer to the role profile for further details.

How to apply

Please complete the online application no later than Sunday 23 June 2019.

Role profile, descriptions of the behaviours and core skills needed for the above post can also be downloaded from the same page. 

Please note that it is mandatory to provide the reference details.

Short-listed candidates will be contacted within 2-3 weeks after the application closing date and we thank all prospective applicants for their interest in this organisation. 

The British Council is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and child protection. We welcome applicants from all sections of the community. We work to ensure that people are not unjustifiably discriminated against on the basis of age, disability, ethnicity, gender, religion or belief, sexual orientation or any other irrelevant grounds.