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Senior Accounting Manager

Senior Accounting Manager

Job ID 
2017-2291
# of Openings 
1
Posted Date 
9/7/2017
Category 
Finance
Position Location: City 
Washington, DC
Region 
Washington, DC
Position Location: Country 
United States

More information about this job

Overview

Title: Senior Accounting Manager

Department: Finance and Accounting

Based in Washington, DC

Reports to the Controller

 

Who we are

With over 45 years of experience, working in over 40 countries Population Services International (PSI) is the world’s leading non-profit social marketing organization. PSI is reimagining healthcare, by putting the consumer at the center, and wherever possible – bringing care to the front door. We are working to fix market failures, shape future health markets and shift policy and funding to better support consumer empowered healthcare.

There are over 8,000 “PSI’ers” around the world. We are a diverse group of entrepreneurial development professionals with a wide range of backgrounds and experience. All with unique skills that we bring to the critically important work that we do. 

 

Join us!

The Finance department supports the global operations of PSI, and we are looking for an experienced senior manager to join our Finance team to lead our statutory and compliance reporting as well as the audit management.  The PSI Washington Finance team is responsible for managing the consolidated, Uniform Guidance and multiple donor audits, such as Global Fund and DFID, which requires coordination across PSI’s headquarters and country office teams. 

 

With multiple audit underway during our peak audit season, we are looking for someone with great project management skills, quality communication skills and a solution orientated approach, who is willing to dive into the details when necessary.

 

Sound like you? Read on.

Responsibilities

Your contribution

  • Manage the quarterly and annual financial reporting process, including the preparation of financial statements and footnotes for external reporting as well as Board and Bank reporting;
  • Analyze financial statements and associated footnotes and consolidation adjustments, and identify trends and risk areas;
  • Oversee consolidated and HQ based funder audits, including coordinating across headquarters staff and country finance team;
  • Lead the process to follow up on status of implementation actions to address prior audit findings, identify potential risks for future audits and escalate within Finance team as appropriate;
  • Identify process improvement opportunities and efficiencies across the financial reporting and audit management processes;
  • Identify, develop and deliver training and capacity training needs for team and the broader organization;
  • Manage a team of 3+ staff members;
  • Support and participate in special projects as required.

Qualifications

What are we looking for?

 

Requirements 

  • CPA or equivalent, Master’s degree in Accounting or Finance preferred;
  • At least 8 years of experience in financial reporting, audit management or public accounting required, with at least 3 years of supervisory experience;
  • Experience working with USG regulations, including Uniform Guidance strongly preferred;
  • Knowledge of Global Fund, DFID, Dutch and other European donor regulations beneficial;
  • Excellent communicator of financial issues in a clear manner to non-finance teams, both written and oral;
  • Ability to develop rapport and working relationships across the organization;
  • Knowledge of Infor Lawson or other ERP system, and strong MS Excel skills;
  • French or Spanish language skills preferred;
  • Self-starter, highly motivated, and willing to be hands on and work independently.

STATUS

  • Exempt 

PSI is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from qualified individuals regardless of actual or perceived race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, personal appearance, matriculation, political affiliation, family status or responsibilities, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, childbirth, related medical conditions or breastfeeding, genetic information, amnesty, veteran, special disabled veteran or uniform service member status or employment status.

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