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Accounting for International Development

Volunteer Accountant @ Org fighting against violence towards women

Canada-British Columbia-Vancouver

Posted 16 Days Ago1559816

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 1,300 accountants, including more than 100 Canadians, have made an extraordinary difference to our charity partners by volunteering overseas.

Job Description

Our partner, in the South American country of Chile, deliver sexual and reproductive health services that let people make their own choice and are currently working with a local partner to ensure access to sexual and reproductive health care.

They provide family planning services focusing on supporting and providing mostly free care to undeserved and impoverished areas including: contraception, gynecological exams, and sexual health counselling.

Your role will be to undertake an internal review of their accounting processes and make recommendations for improvement. You will help them identify and potentially move to a new system, create cost analysis and cost recovery policies and procedures and create a cash flow forecast.

Career benefits: This broad and wide-ranging assignment is a great opportunity for accountants thinking about a career move to the international development sector to get an extensive insight in just a few weeks.

Please note, this organisation will provide a homestay and likely one or two meals a day (breakfast/lunch) as well as transport to and from airport. The organisation will also provide a a $300 a month stipend.

Contact Information

Accounting for International Development
Not-for-profit and Charitable Organizations
David Busby