Finance Officer

Washington D.C.
Oct 13, 2017
Nov 17, 2017
Full Time

Company description:

AMIDEAST is the leading American non-profit organization engaged in international education, training, and development activities exclusively in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). We offer generous paid leave and a great 401k with up to 6% matching.

Job Description:

We are seeking a Finance Officer, Fulbright based in Washington D.C. As the PO you will be responsible for preparing and monitoring student data and financial reconciliation as well as financial support of the Exchange Program. Your responsibilities will include the following,


  • You will oversee the overall international students tax processes and Windstar software system for all our students
  • Provide non-resident alien tax guidance to HQ & field office staff and students
  • Review IRS policies, tax treaties, forms and procedures regularly and incorporating them in our internal accounting processes
  • Monitor student disbursements, allowances, and monthly student cost reports
  • Manage our financial database including all student/university payments and refunds, university insurance requirements, and university contact information
  • Communicate with university billing offices regarding billing errors, insurance office regarding university requirements, student program dates, awards and student account problems
  • Connect with the accounting department to set up new project numbers, resolve coding, new financial processes or other issues
  • Perform other tasks as may be required from time to time


  • You have Bachelor’s degree and at least 2 year of experience
  • Strong computer skills in Microsoft Office applications, especially Word and Excel
  • Great research skills, attention to detail, and organizational skills
  • Interest in the Middle East & North Africa and/or International Education
  • Experience working with students is a plus
  • Please provide a cover letter, resume


       •      Competitive salary, generous paid leave, retirement plan, and tuition reimbursement


AMIDEAST is Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disability/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation

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