EDC طالبين محاسب
Education Development Center (EDC) is a global nonprofit that advances lasting solutions to improve education, promote health, and expand economic opportunity. Since 1958, we have been a leader in designing, implementing, and evaluating powerful and innovative programs in more than 80 countries around the world.
EDC promotes equity and access to high quality education and health services and products that contribute to thriving communities where people from diverse backgrounds learn, live, and work together. We support an inclusive workplace culture that embraces many perspectives and broadens our understanding of the communities we serve, enhancing and enriching our work.
EDC طالبين محاسب
The USAID Teach for Tomorrow activity supports the Egyptian Ministry of Education and Technical Education (MOETE) in strengthening systems related to two key areas – 1) the design and adoption of effective continuous in-service teacher professional development (CTPD) for educators in the primary cycle and 2) professional teacher licensing/certification and promotion. USAID Teach for Tomorrow will support MOETE in monitoring, sustaining, and improving the quality of educators, particularly with regards to relevant pedagogy and leadership skills of teachers, coaches, supervisors, and school leaders, through institutionalized mechanisms at the central, governorate and district levels. Support will include the design and delivery of an innovative blended learning system (digital media as well as traditional face-to-face teaching) for teacher professional development that will assist teachers to infuse critical thinking, inquiry, and problem solving into their instructional practices.
The Accountant will assist the Finance Director in performing project accounting tasks. S/he will be responsible for preparing timely and accurate financial reports and assisting in the preparation of financial spreadsheets, cash flow forecasts, data entry, corresponding with vendors, as appropriate, and ensuring the project is compliant with USAID financial regulations. This position reports to the Finance Director. This is a full-time position based in Cairo, Egypt (no relocation allowances are provided for this position). The start date is immediate. The application deadline is August 24, 2020.
Essential Functions, But Are Not Limited To
EDC طالبين محاسب
Supports the Finance Director in conducting day-to-day finance operations, including implementation of EDC and USAID policies, procedures and systems;
Supports the Finance Director in the preparation of project monthly financial reports and tracking of spending against the approved budget;
Manages the process of clearing bills, advance reconciliation, payments, and vouchers, including a review and certification of supporting documentation to ensure it is compliant with local tax laws, as well as USAID and EDC policies;
Records project transactions in QuickBooks, utilizing the correct charge codes and monitoring alignment to budgeted activities;
Prepares the bank reconciliation of each account prior to the monthly close;
Supports the Finance Director in preparing wire transfer requests;
Works closely with the EDC Home Office in Washington, DC, to ensure reconciliation of monthly expense reports and respond to any inquiries, as necessary;
Assists in the preparation of monthly financial spreadsheets, cash flow forecasts in accordance with appropriate procedures;
Provides necessary information to payroll service provider to ensure salaries are being processed in accordance with requirements;
Scans and files all supporting financial documentation on a monthly basis per EDC file retention policies;
Demonstrates a high level of professionalism and ethics when dealing with documentation and related information on sensitive and confidential matters, as well as with EDC colleagues;
Conducts checks on compliance with USAID’s Anti-Terrorist Certification (“ATC”) regulations; and;
Other duties as required.
EDC طالبين محاسب
The Accountant shall have at a minimum the following qualifications:
- Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or other related degree required.
Skills And Experience
5 to 6 years of directly relevant experience in accounting required;
Experience supporting large USAID or other international donor-funded projects required;
Proficiency working with QuickBooks accounting system required;
Proficiency in MS Excel and MS Word;
Knowledge of Egyptian labor and tax laws;
Detail-oriented and organized;
Must be able to work within a cross cultural setting, negotiate diplomatically, and function well under pressure;
Ability to work independently, as well as within a team in difficult work environment;
Certified Public Accountant.
Fluency in Arabic is required. Basic English is required. Proficiency in English is highly preferred.
Location of Assignment
To apply, candidates should upload their CV and cover letter. The deadline to submit applications is August 24, 2020.
Only in the event that technical problems arise during the application process, candidates can send their resumes to: [email protected], listing “ACCT-EGYPT-TFT” in the Subject Line.
Emails submitted without a resume and/or Job Code in the Subject Line will not be reviewed.
Due to the volume of applications submitted, only finalists will be notified. No phone calls, please.
EDC is committed to enhancing the diversity of its workforce and ensuring an equitable and highly inclusive work environment. EDC is a smoke-free workplace, and offers a supportive work environment, competitive salary, and excellent benefits. Women, minorities, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.