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Accounting for International Development

Financial Consultant @ Enterprise Training Local Beekeepers to Improve Livelihoods | Tanzania

Canada-British Columbia-Vancouver

Posted 16 Days Ago1559818

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

Wildlife, beaches, friendly people - Tanzania has all these and more wrapped up in one adventurous, welcoming package.

This social enterprise work with local beekeepers in North West Tanzania who are using traditional methods, to improve their livelihoods and link them to higher value export markets.

You will be the first AfID volunteer to support the organisation. You will be starting with an internal review of their existing systems, procedures and controls and making and starting to implement your recommendations for best practice. 

They would like to build a new system and procedures that are appropriate to the capacity and resources of the team and that will also support their growth. They are currently using Excel but would like to explore moving to an accounting software.

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.

For more information about this role or the other roles AfID have currently, please click here.

Contact Information

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