Accion is a global nonprofit committed to creating a financially inclusive world, with a pioneering legacy in microfinance and fintech impact investing. We catalyze financial service providers to deliver high-quality, affordable solutions at scale for the three billion people who are left out of — or poorly served by — the financial sector. For nearly 60 years, Accion has helped tens of millions of people through our work with more than 160 partners in 55 countries. More at http://www.accion.org.
The Finance Department supports Accion’s cutting edge work in economic development, impact investing, and global financial inclusion by providing key information to the Board of Directors, Board Committees, Department and Program Managers and staff. The professionals on the Finance team have significant work experience managing Accion’s financial activities and providing quality support, reports, and information throughout the company.
The Corporate Controller oversees the accounting, grants/contracts, audit, financial statement, tax and related activities for Accion and all its related entities worldwide. This includes extensive work with non-profit and for-profit entities as well as mission-related investments and investment funds. This position also provides the Finance and Accounting team with accounting, analytical, and management support and guidance and coordinates with relevant consultants and providers of key audit, tax and investment services. The Corporate Controller will have frequent interaction and management of approximately 12 people who are located in the U.S., Colombia, India and China.
This position will be based in Washington, D.C. or Bogota, Colombia.
The Corporate Controller will manage accounting activity, process and records, and be responsible for the production of quality & timely financial reports under US GAAP.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
As needed this job will require occasional travel to Accion hubs which are located in Washington DC, Bogota and Mumbai on a periodic basis. Approximately 1 trip per month.