Accountant/Analyst

Project Concern International

About the organization

PCI (Project Concern International) is a non-profit, humanitarian NGO based in San Diego, California. PCI reaches nearly 19 million people a year through programs in Asia, Africa, and the Americas.

PCI's programs address a broad range of topics including food security, gender equity, water and sanitation, economic development, climate change, agriculture, education, health, and emergency response.

Duties

The primary responsibility of the Accountant/Analyst is management of the day-to-day financial interface with assigned country field programs. The Accountant/Analyst is the primary contact point between the field finance staff and the finance department in the International Office. The Accountant/Analyst either provides directly or coordinates the support required by the field programs including: ACCPAC 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 Accountant/Analyst supports PCI’s program development efforts as needed by developing budgeting management tools. The position requires analysis and independent thinking to facilitate the recognition of possible issues.

Qualifications

Position Parameters/Special Responsibilities Required:
May require occasional night and weekend work during peak periods
May require occasional travel to other countries, particularly in Latin America
Participate in PCI’s innovation efforts and in teams on innovation initiatives
Other duties as assigned


Required Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting; or technical training and 3 additional years of work experience
Minimum of 6 years of professional work experience in a related field required, with at least 3-4 years in a similar role
CPA or chartered accountant preferred
Fluency in English and Spanish required
Experience with computerized accounting packages required; experience with ACCPAC preferred
Experience with Microsoft Office required; expertise in advance Excel knowledge
Excellent communication skills including writing, verbal and interpersonal relations and cross-cultural communication required
Experience with customer services
Analytical skills required
Ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure required
Demonstrated ability to function as a team member of a fluid organization
Attention to detail--must approach work in a meticulous and thorough manner
Confidentiality--must maintain the strictest confidentiality with sensitive information
A passion for the mission and values of PCI

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

Apply at www.pciglobal.org

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