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SCOPE AND PURPOSE:  The purpose of this position is to act and serve in the role of an Accountant for the United States Department of Agriculture-funded Safe Agriculture/Food Export (SAFE) project, known in Spanish as Fortaleciendo la Cadena de Valor de la Ganadería Dominicana (PROGANA).

If interested, Email your  resume and supporting materials to Pedro Lacen at placen@ncbaclusa.net with The SUBJECT as Accountant/Contador Progana.

ESSENTIAL AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY

  • Organize accounting documents in a safe and secure manner
  • Organize and monitor information on the performance of accounting systems, and provide oversight on delivery of accounting services.
  • Development of key functions applying accounting policies and procedures established in the Projects Administrative and Financial Handbook.
  • Banking – Enter transfers, checks and other payments. Responsible for tickets of JE and Per Diem along with the QB vouchers twice a week following the accounting policies and procedures according to the A&F manual and compliance.
  • Support the Finance and Administration Manager on tax payments, registration of NCFs, acquisition processes, and other accounting processes.
  • Prepare reconciliations for U.S. dollar and Dominican peso accounts.
  • Prepare periodic financial reports, reconcile accounting information and appendices.
  • Prepare checks and deposits, as well as Financial Statements.
  • Ensure accurate and timely production of reports and accounting information.
  • Analyze specific accounting issues related to business development and project implementation.
  • Propose accounting services and processes to support sound financial management and responsive servicing.
  • Support the elaboration and monitoring of project budgeting.
  • Keep project equipment and materials inventory up to date.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCES

  • A. level required in accounting subject area; BSc. level preferred.
  • Certified Public Accountant is mandatory.
  • Minimum (5) five years of experience in similar positions managing accounting procedures.
  • Extensive knowledge in handling automated accounting software.
  • Advanced skills and experience managing Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and QuickBooks.
  • Detail oriented with extensive experience managing taxes and deductions.
  • Must be Fluent in Spanish with strong English skills (written and spoken)
  • Auditing experiences and skills, desirable

If interested, Email your  resume and supporting materials to Pedro Lacen at placen@ncbaclusa.net with The SUBJECT as Accountant/Contador Progana.