Accountant and Analyst

Project Concern International (PCI)

About the organization

PCI’s mission is to empower people to enhance health, end hunger, overcome hardship and advance women & girls.

Duties

The primary responsibility of the Grants Accountant & Analyst is management of the day-to-day financial interface with assigned country field programs and the International Office managed grants. The Grants Accountant & Analyst is the primary contact point between the field finance staff and the finance function in the International Office. The Grants Accountant & Analyst either provides directly or coordinates the support required by the field programs including: SAGE accounting system, accounting policy issues, accounting procedure issues, and participation in the Field Support Team (FST) process to ensure adequate financial support to field programs. In addition, the Grants Accountant & Analyst supports Project Concern’s program development efforts as needed by developing budgeting management tools. The execution of these duties requires a high level of analysis and independent thinking to facilitate the recognition of possible issues.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree required or technical training and 3 additional years of relevant work experience.
Minimum of 6 years of relevant professional experience with a minimum of 4 yr. experience in a similar role.
Experience with computerized accounting packages required; experience with Sage software preferred
Strong computer skills, experience with MS office required; expertise in Excel preferred.
Excellent communication skills including writing, verbal and interpersonal relations and cross-cultural communication mandatory.
Experience with customer services preferred.
Capacity for independent thinking and excellent analytical skills required.
Ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure.
Fluency in English. Proficiency in Spanish desirable.
Demonstrated ability to function as a team member of a fluid organization.
Attention to detail-must approach work in a meticulous and thorough manner.
Ability and willingness to travel approximately 10-15% of the time.
Confidentiality-must maintain the strictest confidentiality with sensitive information.
Knowledge of Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable desirable.
A passion for the mission and values of PCI

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

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