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Rwanda | Pro Bono Accountant at Health Sciences University (579)

Organisation : Accounting for International Development

Location : Melbourne

Time required : Full time

Duration of project : 3 - 6 Months

Skill Area : Consulting & Strategy, Finance & Accounting, Management

Sector : Community Development, Overseas Aid & Development, Social Enterprise

Posted on : 24 Oct, 2018

About the Role

Unique opportunity for accountant (CPA – or equivalent) to gain international experience & build financial management capacity of this Rwandan Health University for 3-6 months.

Based in the luscious hills of Butaaro, our partner is a health sciences university, established to educate and train healthcare professionals and provide healthcare & health services to the poor and those living in rural/remote environments. They are seeking a volunteer to help them strengthen their accounting & management systems.

They have started procuring a number of goods to outfit their new campus in Rwanda. This is the first time they will be overseeing management and upkeep of facilities, and want to ensure that from the onset this is done well.

Your Role

Your role will be initially to support them on the procurement, ensuring that the goods received and construction expenses are classified and entered correctly; and that they are capitalised and assigned a depreciation schedule in accordance with IFRS. In addition, the Director of Finance would like support in strengthening their accounting & financial management systems and responding to audit requests for improvements.

This broad and wide-ranging assignment is a great opportunity for accountants thinking about a career move to the international development sector to get an extensive insight in just a couple of months.

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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

Apply for this Position

For details concerning this role , please contact

David Busby

Email : david@afid.org.uk


Please quote in application: Rwanda | Pro Bono Accountant at Health Sciences University (579) via Pro Bono Australia.


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