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CHILE | Volunteer Accountant @ Pioneering Health NGO | 3 Months

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Organisation : Accounting for International Development

Location : Perth

Time required : Full time

Duration of project : 2 - 3 months Voluntary Assignment. Accommodation, Flights & Allowance provided (Ref 558)

Sector : Community Engagement, Education & Training, Health – General, Women

Posted on : 28 Sep, 2018

About the Role

Unique opportunity to Spanish speaking Financial or Management Accountant (CPA/CMA) to use their skills in an international development setting.


Based in Chile’s capital city, Santiago, in a valley surrounded by the snow-capped Andes and the Chilean Coast Range, our partner is an international organisation working with local partners in Chile to enable women to make their own choices & access vital sexual & reproductive health services. The organisation provide family planning services focusing on supporting and providing mostly free care to underserved and impoverished areas including: contraception, gynaecological examinations and sexual health counselling. The organisation also works to build the capacity of teachers to provide sexual education for students on gender equality, human rights and sexual diversity.

Your Role

Your role will start with an assessment of their accounting & financial management systems, making and implementing recommendations on best practice based on the complexity of their finances, the resources available to the organisation and skillset of the local staff.

You will also:

1. Evaluate the technical capabilities of the accounting / financial / administrative system with a view to implementing OpenEMR.

2. Review of the manual of policies and procedures of the accounting / financial / administrative area.

3. Review of cost recovery policies, creation of reserves, and risk management.

4. Develop capacity in the local team in evaluating the financial health of the organization.


Feeling inspired?
Need a fresh challenge.. to do something worthwhile?
Keen to volunteer & share your skills & experience?

If that’s a YES (x3), please click here and find out how we can individually tailor a volunteer placement that’s right for you. Click the ‘apply now’ button if you would like to find out more about volunteering overseas.

We are confident you’ll encounter a variety of new and exciting challenges, share new experiences with inspiring people and learn skills that will give you confidence to face challenges in other areas of your life. You’ll be inspired and get back so much more than you give!

About the Organisation

Organisation Name : Accounting for International Development
Not for Profit : Yes

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For details concerning this role , please contact

David Busby

Email :

Please quote in application: CHILE | Volunteer Accountant @ Pioneering Health NGO | 3 Months via Pro Bono Australia.


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