Sr. Program Financial Analyst

Amideast

About the organization

Established in 1951, Amideast is an American nonprofit organization dedicated to creating hope, opportunity, and mutual understanding among people in the Middle East, North Africa, and United States through life-changing opportunities for education and cultural exchanges. Working with local, regional, and international partners, we provide programs and services that improve educational opportunity and quality, expand access to U.S. study, empower youth and women, strengthen local institutions, and develop language and professional skills for success in the global economy. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., Amideast operates offices in 11 countries in the MENA region. For more information, visit us at www.amideast.org.

Duties

POSITION SUMMARY

The Senior Program Financial Analyst provides financial monitoring, analysis, reporting, and test administration support for Advising and Testing programs at HQ and in field offices. S/he conducts historical and project-based financial analysis, makes recommendations to support decisions in contract negotiation, pricing, budgeting, marketing, and other areas, and keeps automated Excel/databases up to date. S/he will also be involved in managing online testing platform interfaces, test administration setup, and reporting.

Qualifications

-Bachelor's degree required
-Four (4) or more year’s relevant full-time work experience
-Experience with financial software, Deltek CostPoint preferred
-Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel for financial reporting, forecasting, and budgeting purposes, including creation of Pivot Tables
-Experience in coding/programming such as Visual Basic (VBA) and Python
-Precise attention to detail, analytical, and organizational skills along with ability to see broader picture
-A working knowledge of educational advising services and standardized English language and workforce assessment tools and tests is helpful
-A working knowledge of business development and marketing strategies is helpful
-Ability to work within deadlines and frequently shifting priorities
-Excellent written and spoken communications skills
-Demonstrated ability to learn new, complex software
-Ability to work independently as well as part of a team

Salary

Commensurate with experience

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

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