Job title: Senior Accountant, Special Projects
Based in Washington, D.C
Reports to the Inventory Manager
Who we are
We’re Population Services International (PSI), the world’s leading non-profit social marketing organization. We work to make it easier for people in the developing world to lead healthier lives and plan the families they desire by marketing affordable products and services that range from mosquito nets to contraceptives to HIV testing.
There are over 9,000 “PSI’ers” around the world. It’s a diverse group of entrepreneurs and professionals with an unusually wide range of backgrounds - from the medical industry to the music business - all with unique skills we bring to the job.
The Finance department supports the Global operations of PSI. This includes operations in 60+ countries. Donors including the United States Government, other foreign governments, international organizations, corporations, and private philanthropists come together to support PSI’s mission. The financial and reporting requirements of each donor are accounted for within this department.
We are looking for a Senior Accountant, Special Projects to help us navigate through the complexities of working in a large international organization. This position will have the opportunity to turn large scale analysis into process improvements and assist in leading the implementation process for change. As an organization, PSI is always striving for better and this position will be right in the middle of this goal!
As a Senior Accountant, Special Projects, there is a unique opportunity to interact with many segments of the Finance department including: inventory, audit, donor reporting, general ledger analysis, and accounts receivable. Considering this, we are looking for an accountant who is always considering risk in a complex environment, from the details to the big picture. If you love to be a part of continuous change and improvement, this is the role for you. In this role, you will be learning something new every day. It’s a dynamic and challenge filled environment that has a global impact.
Sound like you? Read on.
PSI seeks highly skilled applicants for the position of Senior Accountant, Special Projects to provide support to PSI’s global mission.
What are we looking for?
The candidate we hire will embody PSI’s corporate values:
Our ideal candidate will possess:
The successful candidate will have an interactive nature; ability to work in a fast-paced environment; strong analytical and problem solving capabilities; attention to detail; and excellent organizational abilities.
Preference will be given to candidates with exposure to Lawson or other large-scale enterprise resource planning systems.
References will be required. Must be authorized to work in the United States. N.B. PSI will not consider work visa sponsorship and relocation expenses will not be covered for this position
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.