Donor Revenue & Reporting Accountant

Employer
Population Services International
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jun 20, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Job Description Job title: Donor Revenue & Reporting Accountant Department: Finance Based in Washington, DC Reports to the Donor Revenue & Reporting Manager Who we are We're Population Services International (PSI), the world's leading non-profit social marketing organization. We work to make it easier for people in the developing world to lead healthier lives and plan the families they desire by marketing affordable products and services that range from mosquito nets to contraceptives to HIV testing. There are over 9,000 “PSI'ers” around the world. It's a diverse group of entrepreneurs and professionals with an unusually wide range of backgrounds - from the medical industry to the music business - all with unique skills we bring to the job. Join us! The Finance department supports the Global operations of PSI. This includes operations in 60+ countries. Donors including the United States Government, other foreign governments, international organizations, corporations, and private philanthropists come together to support PSI's mission. The financial and reporting requirements of each donor are accounted for within this department. We are looking for a Donor Revenue and Reporting Accountant to help us navigate through the diverse group of donor requirements. This ensures the financial reporting needs of the donor are being met, as well as supporting the data retention requirements, and the needs of internal PSI users of financial information. The Donor Revenue and Reporting Accountant not only digs into the details of transactions reported to the donor, but considers the impact of these transactions on a big picture level. We are looking for an accountant to utilize excel to efficiently and effectively analyze and report these transactions. If you love to understand how a transaction moves from initially taking place to being reported, this is the role for you! Sound like you? Read on. Your contribution PSI seeks highly skilled applicants for the position of Donor Revenue and Reporting Accountant to provide support to PSI's global mission. You will: Prepare financial reports in compliance with donor agreements and related regulations; Ensure proper recording of revenue, deferred revenue, unbilled & billed receivable balances with each financial report; Work with Accounts Receivable and the Regional Support teams to ensure proper application of unapplied donor cash; Liaise with Finance and the Regional Support teams on financial reporting challenges; Maintain positive relationships with donors and internal partners; Work on special projects as needed; Provide assistance with internal or external audit requirements as required; and Other duties as assigned. What are we looking for? Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field or equivalent experience, CPA highly desirable; 3+ years of accounting experience in financial reporting, non-profit environment or public accounting; Strong communication skills, both verbal and written, and the ability to effectively interact with senior management and individuals with varying degrees of financial knowledge; and Demonstrated proficiency with accounting, and spread sheet software. The successful candidate will have an interactive nature; ability to work in a fast-paced environment; strong analytical and problem solving capabilities; attention to detail; and excellent organizational abilities. Preference will be given to candidates with exposure to Lawson or other large-scale enterprise resource planning systems. Fluency in French and/or Spanish is a plus. STATUS Exempt PSI is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from qualified individuals regardless of actual or perceived race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, personal appearance, matriculation, political affiliation, family status or responsibilities, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, childbirth, related medical conditions or breastfeeding, genetic information, amnesty, veteran, special disabled veteran or uniform service member status or employment status. PI98128176