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Volunteer Tax Accountant/Specialist

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AFRICA UNIVERSITIES FUND INC

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We are a non-profit dedicated to higher education in Africa, focusing on skills-based teaching and learning, educational technology, STEM, entrepreneurship and endowments and how they can serve millions of young people and drive sustainable development in Africa.

We need a Tax Accountant - someone who is knowledgeable/experienced in IRS related tax fillings and volunteer professional services related deductions.

Job Duties:

  1. Advise on and track IRS volunteer services deductible costs
    2. Track all IRS deductible cost and donations
    3. Develop our Profit & Loss Statements and other financial documents.
    4. Participate and assist in crafting grant proposal project budgets

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About AFRICA UNIVERSITIES FUND INC

Location:

1177 Avenue of the Americas, 5th Avenue, 5th floor, New York, NY 10036, US

Mission Statement

Africa Universities Fund, Inc. (AUF) is a 501(c)(3) public charity. It is an intervention to stop and reverse the perceived climate of decline in the quality of teaching and learning infrastructure in higher institutions in Africa.

Description

Some of our Goals: to promote the advancement of African universities through strategic activities around the world; raise financial and in-kind support for capital development projects and endowment; reverse brain drain; enhance or inject high-skills-based critical teaching and learning infrastructure in Africa's universities; run an accountable non-profit organization with measurable impact.
Our current program is to confront the financial crisis that is crippling public institutions in Africa. We are currently promoting the endowment culture; engaging policy makers and legislator to promote tax-incentives to encourage endowment; and creating endowment funds for our partner universities in the US. The University of Ghana and the Gambia Technical Training Institute are our pilot partners.
Our Digital Workplace Institute will be launched soon. The institute will allow young people to obtain a "minor certificate" in a vocational, STEM or digital technology skills, all online.
We are also engaging millions of African young people in higher institutions across Africa through the All-Africa Student Union. To raise awareness and spark tax-deductible and other donor resources for the enhancement and sustainability of a high-skills-based teaching and learning in Africa’s public universities through targeted events and projects.



Education & Literacy
Employment
International

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Budgeting
  • ETC / Tax Assistance
  • Accounting
  • Bookkeeping
  • Reading / Writing
  • Basic Computer Skills

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 35
  • Orientation or Training
  • Up to 20 hours a week or as needed.

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