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  • Posted: Jun 10, 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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    National Organisation Financial Controller

    The Opportunity 

    • We are currently seeking a National Organisation Financial Controller to join our global finance team. As the Financial Controller you will play a key role in ensuring the financial reporting data from our National Organisations (NOs) is accurate and timely, and will play a role in strengthening the current data collection and analysis process, document monthly data flows from all NO’s (20 in total), build permanent files for each NO and create desk-top procedures for continuous improvement. The successful candidate will be the key contact for all National Organisations regarding their financial submissions, ensuring that all data is accurate, up-to-date, and in compliance with regulatory requirements. 

    Main responsibilities include: 

    • Ensures NO submissions are timely, based on the GH-issued reporting timetable, and meet required quality standards 
    • Understands each NO's local GAAP and the principal adjustments required to convert local GAAP reporting to IFRS 
    • Builds a strong relationship with NO Finance teams, such that unusual or significant transactions are identified on a timely basis, with sufficient time to resolve any accounting issues under IFRS 
    • Reviews IFRS adjustments proposed by NOs and supports NOs to prepare their reconciliations between local GAAP and IFRS as needed, 
    • Ensures the accuracy, completeness and consistent input of NOs fund monthly usage by donor source regarding income and expenses  

    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. 
    • Ability to create appropriate financial reports to investigate trends and variances 
    • Experience in group reporting, including consolidations, in a group finance function within medium to large-sized, complex multi-currency organization 
    • Strong knowledge of and experience in applying financial accounting controls. 
    • Knowledge and awareness of best practice financial policies and procedures. 
    • ERP systems experience, preferably SAP BPC 
    • 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. 

    Closing Date: Monday 19 June 2023

    Method of Application

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