Based in Port-au-Prince, the Accounting and Finance Officer will assist in the planning, implementation and/or administering of all finance and accounting activities for CMMB Haiti.
General Duties and Responsibilities may include:
Working with the programs team, assist in the planning, implementation and/or administering of finance and accounting activities
Plan, coordinate, and effectively monitor CMMB’s program financial activities
Documents financial transactions and maintains accounting controls
Maintains accounting system and review all accounting procedures and recommend improvements
Analyzes and interprets laws, regulations, codes, and ordinances to ensure the legality of financial transactions
Perform month end closing activities such as revenue accounting, expense accounting, account reconciliation, etc.
Manage payroll processing system including salary deposits, tax calculation, payroll reconciliation, etc
Manage account payables and receivables activities
Address financial issues and inquiries in a timely manner
Prepares financial statements, analysis and other key reports as necessary
Oversees bank reconciliation, invoicing, and accounts receivable on a day-to-day basis
Other duties as requested by supervisor and/or CMMB staff
Requirements and Qualifications:
Accounting/Finance degree from an accredited school of business.
At least one year of relevant work experience in accounting
Strong analysis skills and proven knowledge and a high degree of spreadsheet skills.
Prior experience or familiarity with INGO sector would be an advantage
Prior international experience would be an advantage
Computer skills in Word, Excel, and other Microsoft Office tools.
Familiarity and interest in global health issues, especially maternal and child health
Knowledge of professional and ethical standards of global health practice
Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills; strong problem-solving skills
Ability to work collaboratively and professionally while navigating cultural and language barriers
Ability to be flexible and prioritize projects and tasks effectively; self-starter; takes initiative
Problem solver, able to identify needs, and develop solutions
Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to listen, communicate and present complex issues in simplified ways
Able to work within a team as well as independently and with limited supervision
Willingness to endure resource-limited working conditions and evening/weekend hours
Excellent spoken and written English; French or Creole REQUIRED for Haiti
Expenses & Conditions:
Volunteers who serve for 6 months or longer receive housing, monthly stipend, and insurance coverage. Volunteers are required to share stories and photos from the field, cover part of the cost of their placement through fundraising or individual contributions ($2500.00), and build a legacy project for the community where they serve.
Covid-19 Update: Due to Covid-19, CMMB has paused all field deployments until 2021 as the countries we serve respond to this pandemic, and we are able to ensure the health and safety of our incoming field volunteers. Nonetheless, our commitment to support these communities remains, and we are eagerly waiting to be able to assist with the aftermath of this crisis when international travel is possible and safe. For more information please visit:
Inspired by the example of Jesus, CMMB works in partnership globally to deliver locally sustainable, quality health solutions to women, children, and their communities.
CMMB is a leading faith-based NGO focused exclusively on global health care for the world’s poor, by building healthy, sustainable communities through community engagement and partnerships. Now entering its second century, CMMB is committed to integrating and focusing its programming around saving the lives of children and mothers by concentrating on leading causes of mortality in targeted communities.
Building around a new CHAMPS (CHildren And Mother PartnershipS) model, CMMB works at both the community and clinical levels in these targeted communities to strengthen health services and address the leading causes of maternal and child death. CMMB has committed to develop 20 CHAMPS sites by 2020, incorporating at least 3 in Haiti, Kenya, Peru, South Sudan, and Zambia.
Health & Medicine
We'll work with your schedule.
Port-au-Prince, HaitiPort-au-Prince, Haiti
January 15, 2021
Must be at least 21
Orientation or Training
6 – 12 Months
CMMB provides housing, stipends and insurance. Volunteers are to cover part of the placement cost.