WORK FOR AN AWARD-WINNING NON-PROFIT SOCIAL ENTERPRISE
Job Title: Accountant/Pricer
Industry: Non-profit/International Development
Function: Finance & Accounting
Reports to: Controller
Job Location: US – Remote
Start Date: Immediate
Term: Full-time, At-will employment
Salary: $65,000 – $85,000, based on experience
Founded in 2004, Build Change is an innovative international nonprofit social enterprise whose mission is to save lives in earthquakes and hurricanes. We do that by designing disaster-resistant houses and schools; training homeowners, builders, engineers and government officials to build them; working with governments to develop and implement building standards; partnering with the private sector to improve building materials quality and create jobs; and facilitating access to incentive-based capital for reconstruction and retrofitting by partnering with financing institutions and government subsidy programs.
Build Change is the recipient of multiple awards, including a 2017 Skoll Foundation Award for Social Entrepreneurship, 2016 OpenIDEO Urban Resilience Challenge Winner, and was a top three finalist in IBM’s inaugural Call for Code Developer Challenge in 2018.
To learn more about us and our programs in Indonesia, Colombia, Guatemala, Philippines, Nepal and the Caribbean, visit www.buildchange.org.
For the position of Accountant, he/she/they will be performing a wide variety of reporting and analyses using Excel. The successful candidate should be a detailed-oriented individual who has experience with Quick Books and can deliver accurate financial reports on a timely basis. He/she/they will have advanced Excel skills that can be used to generate reports, budgets and forecasts to enable management and the country program directors to effectively manage their programs and the organization as a whole. He/she/they will also have experience in developing proposal budgets for the US government (state and federal), foundations and other institutions (world bank, UN, NGOs, corporations, etc.). Aside from accounting functions and supporting the Controller, producing budgets for proposals is a key function of this position.
The Accountant reports to and supports the Controller on all finance, budgeting and accounting-related matters for the organization. The position is part accountant and part pricer.
Accounting Responsibilities (estimate 50% of time):
Finance & Pricing Responsibilities (estimate 50% of time):
ARE YOU INTERESTED?
Then please visit www.buildchange.org/about/careers and select the link for this position. Applications will be accepted until filled and will be reviewed as received. Build Change is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified women and citizens of Build Change’s program countries are strongly encouraged to apply. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. No calls, please.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $65,000.00 – $85,000.00 per year