Volunteer Accountant @ NGO improving social impact of government, charity & social enterprise

Location
New Delhi, India
Salary
Volunteer Accounting Assignment
Posted
23 Aug 2019
Closes
29 Aug 2019
Ref
www.afid.org.uk
Job role
Accountant, Audit
Contract type
Contract
Hours
Full time

Are you an accounting professional looking to use your skills and experience to give something back to society and those less fortunate around the world? Perhaps swap London for Laos, Melbourne for Malawi or Boston for Belize!?

Accounting for International Development offers every type of accountant, from anywhere in the world the opportunity to use their skills to support a broad range of non-profit organisations globally. Volunteer Accounting Assignments of between 2 weeks and 6 months form part of our ongoing strategy to build the financial management capacity of charities in over 50 countries. Click APPLY for more...

NGO improving social impact of government, charity & social enterprise initiatives

Visa and stipend

New Delhi, India

3 months

Our partner was founded to improve social impact of government, charity and social enterprise initiatives through rigorous research and field experiments. In addition to impact assessment, they offer other advisory services – including programme design consulting, monitoring and evaluation, technical advice and scale-up support.

They are seeking a pro bono accountant based in India to develop their global audit processes, spanning seven offices across three continents.

  • Systems and Process Design: The volunteer will lead in the creation of a comprehensive audit checklist, work with the Accounting Manager to develop a timeline for pre-audit activities, and design systems and standardized processes to help the finance team prepare for the global audit.
  • Review internal controls, making recommendations on areas of improvement and updating the Finance Policy Manual to reflect current practices.
  • Reconcile detailed accounts, prepare required entries to address reconciling items, and identify process improvements to make future entries and reconciliations easier.
  • Mentoring and coaching the finance team, supporting their ability to lead the global audit practice, manage their time effectively and identify areas of subsequent professional development.

You will be working directly with the finance team in India, and remotely with the teams based in Kenya and in the US.

For further information, and to apply, please visit our website via the “Apply” button below.

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