Job Vacancies

POSITIONAccountant
COMPANYEurasia Foundation
LOCATIONAlmaty
JOB STATUSFull-time
REQUIREMENTSSUMMARY
Eurasia Foundation (EF), a US non-profit organization promoting civil society development and
good governance, is accepting applications for an Accountant for Social Innovation in Central Asia
(SICA). The purpose of SICA is to cultivate a vibrant and responsive citizen-oriented civil society
in Central Asia.
The Accountant is responsible for overseeing financial management systems, procedures and
controls and ensure program operations comply with all relevant EF, USAID and Kazakhstan
financial practices, record-keeping and reporting requirements and will report to the Director of
Finance and Administration.
DUTIES
• Ensure program procurement follows EF policies and USAID regulations and oversee the
implementation of the program’s contracting and grantmaking activities
• Ensure all costs incurred under the SICA cooperative agreement in Kazakhstan are
regularly tracked and analyzed.
• Monitor program costs, prepare financial reports and ensure compliance with USAID
regulations
• Provide day to day entry of accounts payable data
• Handle payments to vendors and contractors
• Ensure financial record-keeping policies and procedures are consistent with USAID an EF
regulations and Kazakhstan laws
• Reconcile monthly bank statements
• Submit monthly expense/revenue data from the Almaty, Kazakhstan office to the Director
of Finance and Administration for inclusion in the monthly SICA posting to the EF general
ledger
• Provide regular and timely updates to local, regional and US based management team on
all activities, including expenditure and budget forecasts

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• Maintain strict confidentiality of all privileged information regarding human resources and
fiscal matters
• Provide program staff with information regarding financial aspects of their daily work and
consult implementing partners, as needed
• Coordinate closely with headquarters finance staff to ensure compliance with EF and donor
policies and procedures
DUTIESMinimum of five years’ experience in administrative and financial management of large-
scale international donor-funded programs, preferably with USG funding

• Demonstrated experience in, procurement of services and commodities, and human
resources
• Demonstrated knowledge of USAID policies and regulations, including financial
management and reporting requirements
• Advance knowledge of all Microsoft Office programs (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)
• Experience in effectively using accounting software packages
• Experience working in Central Asia
• Master’s degree in accounting, finance, business administration or another relevant field
• Excellent oral and written communication skills in English, Kazakh and Russian required
APPLY
To apply, please send resume and cover letter to SICAjobs@eurasia.org with "KAZ-ACC" in the
subject line.
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Please send all inquiries to:
Elmira Kabiyeva, MBA
Career Center
Tel +7(727)2374829 (1018), +7 701 765 53 95
e-mail:plof@kimep.kz