Hammersmith, Greater London
Volunteer Assignment
Job description

Are you an accounting or audit professional looking to use your skills and experience to give something back to society and those less fortunate around the world?

AfID  offers every type of accountant, from anywhere in the world the opportunity to use their skills to support a broad range of non-profit organisations globally. Volunteer Accounting Assignments of between 2 weeks and 6 months form part of our ongoing strategy to build the financial management capacity of charities in over 50 countries. Click APPLY for more...


Our partner is focused on addressing the social inequalities that affect the lives of Brazilians every day, striving to promote education and maximizing the potential of underprivileged children and teens from Rio de Janeiro’s Pavão-Pavãozinho and Cantagalo communities.

You will begin with an internal review of their accounting procedures, systems and controls, making recommendations for best practice while taking into account the local context, needs, capacity and resources of the local team. You will start implementing the recommendations, in order of priority as decided together with the team, while also providing training to staff.

They have requested particular support in evaluating and identifying an accounting software that would work best for the organisation, as for now they are only working with Excel and Google Docs. There will also be scope for you to support our partner with creating/improving the annual budget, forecasting and financial strategy.

For further information, and to apply, please visit our website via the “Apply” button below.


Feeling inspired?

Need a fresh challenge... to do something worthwhile?

Keen to volunteer & share your skills & experience?

If that's a YES (x3) , please click to 'APPLY' and see other similar volunteering opportunities overseas.

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!

More about AFID (UK) LLP

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Posted on: 17 May 2019
Closed date: 15 August 2019
Job ref: www.afid.org.uk
Tags: Training, Business Development