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INDIA | Pro Bono Consultant @ Trust Empowering Vulnerable People

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Organisation : Accounting for International Development

Location : Sydney

Time required : 35 hpw

Duration of project : 2 - 4 weeks

Sector : Community Development, Community Support Services, Humanitarian

Posted on : 28 Jan, 2020

About the role

Are you an accounting professional looking to use your skills and experience to give something back to society and those less fortunate around the world? Perhaps swap London for Laos, Melbourne for Malawi or Boston for Belize!?

Accounting for International Development offers every type of accountant, from anywhere in the world the opportunity to use their skills to support a broad range of non-profit organisations globally. Volunteer Accounting Assignments of between 2 weeks and 6 months form part of our ongoing strategy to build the financial management capacity of charities in over 50 countries.


Our partner is an Indian Charitable Trust working to safeguard, empower and nurture vulnerable local community members in Jharkhand. They promote a progressive, peaceful, self-reliant and healthy society through delivering community awareness and capacity building programme, training and equipping people with the knowledge and materials to thrive against various social issues.

You will begin with an internal review of their existing accounting systems, procedures and controls. You will be making and implementing recommendations for improvements. You will be working closely with the finance team of 2, who do not have formal accounting qualifications but have been learning as they go. You will be assessing their capacity and understanding and providing coaching as needed.

They are keen to ensure they are meeting best practice, with a strong control environment. You will also be helping to create a financial procedures manual and leaving clear written guidance for your implementations. You will also be assisting with and training in organisational budgeting.

Affordable accommodation available.


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 to ‘APPLY’ and see other similar volunteering opportunities 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

How to apply

Applications not allowed for this volunteering opportunity.

Please quote in application: INDIA | Pro Bono Consultant @ Trust Empowering Vulnerable People via Pro Bono Australia.



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