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  • Posted: Mar 30, 2023
    Deadline: Apr 12, 2023
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    Plan International was founded over 75 years ago with a mission to promote and protect the rights of children. The organisation was set up by British journalist John Langdon-Davies and refugee worker Eric Muggeridge in 1937, with the original aim to provide food, accommodation and education to children whose lives had been disrupted by the Spanish Civil W...
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    International Accounting Services Controller

    The Opportunity

    We are looking for a skilled International Accounting Services Controller to join our Global Hub finance team. In this role, you will be responsible for ensuring accurate, complete and timely financial reporting data from COs (Country Offices) while strengthening the current data collection and analysis processes. You will be documenting monthly data flows from all COs, building permanent files for each CO, and creating end-to-end accounting procedures/processes for continuous improvement initiatives.

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Collaborating with Regional Finance Managers (RFM) and Country Finance Managers (CFM) to ensure complete, accurate and timely CO submissions that adhere to GH reporting deadlines
    • Serving as the key contact for all RFMs and CFMs regarding CO financial submissions
    • Understanding each CO's local GAAP
    • Identifying significant or unusual transactions on time, with sufficient commentary and understanding to support them
    • Collaborating with to identify and review any necessary US GAAP/IFRS adjustments with RFMs/CFMs.

    About you  

    • Professional accounting qualification (e.g., ACCA, CPA, CIMA)
    • Strong and proven accounting ability with knowledge of corporate accounting under US GAAP and IFRS.
    • Knowledge and awareness of best practice financial policies and procedures
    • Demonstrated experience in INGOs financial management and exposure to multi-currency transactions and consolidations 
    • Strong systems skills, preferably with knowledge of SAP or equivalent general ledger packages, reporting databases 
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build effective relationships with stakeholders at all levels
    • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
    • Able to work calmly under pressure, prioritize and work to tight deadlines.

    Method of Application

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