Finance Officer

Beyond Borders

About the organization

Beyond Borders sees in Haiti the seeds for a new world where people overcome great challenges by learning to question, dream, & act together, and where families & communities thrive on foundations of trust and mutual respect. With a mission to help people build social movements for liberation in Haiti, Beyond Borders works to equip Haitians to lead the movements to end child slavery, ensure quality primary education for all, prevent violence against women and girls, and promote sustainable livelihoods and economic justice. For more information, please visit https://beyondborders.net/.

Duties

The Finance Officer will focus on supporting and managing Beyond Borders grants financials. This person will play a key support role to the Finance Director, Grants Coordinator, and the rest of the management team on matters related to grant financial management.

In addition to managing grant financials, this person will also support general finance and accounting operations as needed.

Reporting to the Finance Director, the Finance Officer will work closely with colleagues in North America and Haiti. This person will work 100% remotely, but will ideally be based in North America and able to travel to Haiti 2-3 times per year.

Qualifications

-You’re passionate about social justice and a commitment to Beyond Borders' mission and vision.
-You have a degree in Finance or a closely related field.
-You have 3+ years of progressive experience in financial management, budgeting, forecasting, and financial reporting.
-You are comfortable with and knowledgeable about GAAP (general accepted accounting principals).
-You've worked with a development NGO in the past.
-You are fluent in English, with advanced fluency in written and verbal communication in English.
-You have a professional working knowledge of Haitian Creole (written and verbal).
-You collaborate effectively and respectfully with culturally diverse staff, partners, and donors.
-You’re able to travel to Haiti occasionally throughout the year.

Salary

$45-55k

Application instructions

On the apply page, please submit your completed application and brief questionnaire, resume, a cover letter explaining why this position interests you.

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