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Finance Officer (Accountant)

Aga Khan Foundation USA Washington, DC
  • Posted: 23 days ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

POSITION SUMMARY

AKF USA is seeking a Finance Officer (Accountant) to support its Finance Department. This position is based in Washington, DC and is available immediately. Position reports to the Associate Director of Finance.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES


• Responsible for maintaining General Ledger including recording and reviewing of day-to-day financial transactions. • Preparing Bank Reconciliations on a monthly basis • Reviewing vouchers and payment requests and processing payments through checks and wire transfers • Assisting with the year-end Financial Audits and preparing various audit schedules. • Assist with Statutory filings such as solicitation registration renewals with various states, USAID Annual Registration, etc. • Processing corporate credit cards and allocating expenses to various cost centers • Assist with data entry, filing as well as ad-hoc report preparation as requested by the management • Assist with the grants reporting to various agencies on cash disbursements as well as expenses • Prepare and record grants accounting entries and complete grants reconciliation • Assist the Associate Director of Finance in developing AKF’s annual budget related to grants and organization’s admin and operating budget • Coordinating with relevant entities, completing entire cycle of processing donor reports and its submission on periodic basis as required by various donor agencies • Responsible for completing accounting treatment in ISCALA for expenses and revenues of almost 40+ grants which includes federal, private foundation and AKF USA funded programs • Prepare quarterly General Ledger (GL) and Project Control worksheets (PCW) reconciliation for all grants • Prepare Intercompany Matrix on Semi-Annually Basis and reconcile with all field/partner offices for all grants • Obtain Year-end audit confirmation for all grants and third parties as requested by the auditors • Prepare annual 1099s for submission to the IRS • Assist with preparing various schedules for annual 990 filing

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

• Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance or equivalent related professional working experience; • Accounting or Finance Department experience; • Experience with grants and grants accounting is highly desirable; • Non-profit accounting experience is a plus; • Excellent inter-personal and communications skills; • Ability to work in a fast paced, culturally diverse environment; • Excellent writing, editing, and oral presentation skills; • Excellent organizational, communication and leadership skills.

SEND RESUME, COVER LETTER, THREE PROFESSIONAL REFERENCES, AND SALARY REQUIREMENTS TO HUMANRESOURCES.AKFUSA@AKDN.ORG. MUST INDICATE “FINANCE OFFICER” IN THE SUBJECT LINE.

Aga Khan Foundation USA

Why Work Here?

Awesome benefits - generous leave plan, subsidized health insurances, generous pension!

The Aga Khan Foundation is different. We provide more than just goods and services. For 50 years, we have worked in some of the most remote, hard-to-reach parts of Asia and Africa. We partner with communities to improve quality of life for decades and generations. Prosperity for all comes from harnessing the best from people of all walks of life. We believe that communities and societies are stronger when they are built on the vision and collaboration of people from all backgrounds.

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