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Accounting for International Development

KENYA | Volunteer Accountant @ Children’s Home with Income Generating Activities | 3-6 Months

Canada-Alberta-Edmonton

1427422

Company Information

Accounting for International Development (AfID) offers accountants from around the world the opportunity to use their skills to make a genuine difference whilst gaining hands-on experience in the International Development sector. Since our formation in 2009, over 50 Canadian accountants have made an extraordinary difference to our charity partners by volunteering overseas.


Job Description

Our partner organisation comprises of a children’s home housing 110 children ranging from new born babies to 18-year olds.

The organisation now also run income-generating activities supporting the local residents – a women’s group producing clothing, jewellery, and leather goods; a scheme turning recyclable waste into smokeless fuel and; a farm producing fresh vegetables for their children and the community.

They are seeking the support of an experienced pro bono accountant to assess their accounting processes and internal controls, help redesign these and implement recommendations based on their findings as well as those of the audit firm.

Your role will include assessing the usefulness of the existing system, with the likelihood of transitioning to a more up-to-date version of Quickbooks, reviewing and improving management accounting & donor reporting and, overseeing financial management of the home as well as the income generating activities.

The partner will be able to cover the cost of your accommodation and visa.

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Contact Information

Accounting for International DevelopmentNot-for-profit and Charitable OrganizationsDavid Busbydavid@afid.org.uk+44(0)2087417000http://www.afid.org.uk
Posting Date: 08-Dec-2016Not-for-profit and Charitable OrganizationsVolunteer Permanent, Full-Time Open 1 ASAP
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