Bookkeeper- USAID/Peru

Lima, Peru
Apply by 17 February 2019
Mid-level , Long-term consulting assignment
Posted on 23 January 2019

Job Description

Panagora Group, a woman-owned small business specializing in global health and international development, seeks a Bookkeeper to support an anticipated five year monitoring, evaluation, and learning for sustainability (MELS) activity for USAID/Peru. The MELS Activity will provide USAID/Peru with technical and advisory services in planning, designing, conducting, disseminating, and learning from monitoring and evaluation of the Mission’s portfolios, to improve the achievement and sustainability of USAID’s development outcomes. This full-time position will be located in Lima, Peru and is long-term. The position is contingent upon award and USAID approval.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop system to account for financial transactions by establishing a chart of accounts, and defining bookkeeping policies and procedures.
  • Maintains subsidiary accounts by verifying, allocating, and posting transactions.
  • Balances subsidiary accounts by reconciling entries.
  • Maintain general ledger.
  • Balance general ledger by reconciling entries.
  • Maintain records and file documents.
  • Prepare financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information.
  • Comply with United States government and local legal requirements by studying requirements, filing reports, and advising management.
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • CPA certification and accountancy degree
  • At least one year’s experience as an accountant
  • Must be a legal resident of Peru. S/he may be Peruvian or an expatriate already living in Peru with a minimum of five years’ experience living and working in developing country
  • Fluency in English, Spanish and Portuguese preferred
  • USAID experience preferred

About the Organization

Panagora Group is a woman-owned small business providing novel and integrated solutions in global health and international development. Our vision is to provide high-quality, high-impact social and economic development consulting, with a special focus on public-private partnerships, human and institutional capacity-building, knowledge sharing and collaborative learning, NGO/community engagement, and integrated solutions that build country capacity and independence.

Application Instructions:

Please visit our website at https://panagoragroup.net/jobs/ to apply. No telephone inquiries, please. Finalists will be contacted.

Panagora Group is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in its selection and employment practices.

*Note: Panagora does not offer visa sponsorship at this time.

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