Accountant

Clinton Health Access Initiative, Inc. (CHAI)

About the organization

The Clinton Health Access Initiative, Inc. (CHAI) is a global health organization committed to saving lives and reducing the burden of disease in low-and middle-income countries, while strengthening the capabilities of governments and the private sector in those countries to create and sustain high-quality health systems that can succeed without our assistance. For more information, please visit: http://www.clintonhealthaccess.org

Duties

Prepare monthly balance sheet reconciliations
Intercompany reconciliations
Prepare monthly preliminary and final financial statements for country teams
Analyze monthly variances to budget
Assist in the preparation of audits, financial statements and varied fiscal reports
Assist in the monthly close process
Review accounting documents to ensure accuracy of information and compliance
Review monthly cash reports from country teams for accuracy and compliance with accounting principles
Reconciliation of monthly bank activity for country teams
Preparation of journal entries
Review the tabulation, monitoring and distribution of payroll costs to appropriate general ledger accounts
Monitor the financial activity on assigned programs and prepares expenditure reports for program managers as needed
Prepare and analyze complex financial statements that relate to various fund types and account groups
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work
Perform other tasks as necessary

Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree or equivalent plus 3 years work experience; or Advanced Degree or equivalent plus 1 years of work experience; or equivalent total work experience
Strong familiarity with financial systems, including but not limited to: Financial Edge, QuickBooks and Excel
Strong understanding of US GAAP
Dynamic individual with strong managerial, interpersonal, problem-solving, and written and oral communication skills
Ability to operate in an unstructured but demanding environment, and demonstrable track record of high performance; high level of independence and motivation required
Self-motivated and capable of working independently as well as with a team

Preferred qualifications:
CPA
International, non-profit, or US government grant accounting experience

Application instructions

https://careers-chai.icims.com/jobs/9453/accountant/job?mode=view&mobile=false&width=705&height=500&bga=true&needsRedirect=false&jan1offset=-360&jun1offset=-300

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