INDONESIA | Pro Bono Consultant @ Ocean and Environmental Protection Non-Profit | 2-4 Months

Location
Indonesia
Salary
Accommodation and lunch included
Posted
12 Apr 2018
Closes
12 May 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Based on the beautiful Indonesian Island, Bali, famous for its iconic beaches and coral reefs, our partner works to keep the oceans free from waste, educate communities and protect the local environment. 

Their Community Environment and Skills Centre is already leading beach clean ups and providing educational programmes for schools, local government and businesses on waste management, recycling and composting.

The organisation is now in need of professional accounting expertise to help them continue in this vital work. The finance staff have not always been qualified or stayed long with the organisation. Their accountant is a graduate from the organisation’s education programme and although she is doing her best, she has not studied accounting beyond high school level. Therefore a financial expert is needed to provide the training, coaching and guidance required to enable her to reach her full potential.

Your role will begin with an internal review of our partner’s current financial systems, procedures and controls before implementing your recommendations for best practice. In particular, the organisation would like to develop their financial policy and introduce monitoring procedures.

This voluntary assignment is a unique opportunity to apply your professional skills in an international development setting, significantly contribute to the support and development of local staff and have a lasting impact. If you are a qualified accountant, looking to make a difference and gain relevant international experience to help you transition into the sector, this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

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We are confident you’ll encounter a variety of new and exciting challenges, share new experiences with inspiring people and learn skills that will give you confidence to face challenges in other areas of your life. You’ll be inspired and get back so much more than you give!

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AfID Workshop: A practical insight for accountants looking to work in the sector either as a volunteer or in a salaried position. Next date – Friday 18th May. For more information, click here or to book a place call +44(0)208 7417000 or email info@afid.org.uk