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Finance Assistant

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Verra


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Published 18 days ago

$45,756 - $52,231

A day in Verra’s collaborative office might include . . .

● Meeting with teams from across the organization (e.g., Registry, Program) to understand their financial management needs.

● Collaborating closely with the Director of Finance and Staff Accountant to support the financial management needs of the organization.

● Working with the rest of the Operations team as they collectively support Verra staff to help them perform their jobs more effectively.


Specific functions you will be responsible for

● Data entry of Verra Registry information into various financial systems; ensuring all information is complete and accurate.

● Applying registry payments to the financial system and tying them to deposits in the Registry bank account.

● Assisting the Verra Registry Team with any inquiries regarding billing.

● Calculating and keeping track of projects in the Registry that receive methodology compensation from Verra.

● Serving as backup for payroll processing.

You bring with you . . .

● Solid communication skills, both written and verbal, with a professional proficiency in English.

● A track record of developing and maintaining strong working relationships with and among a diverse group of stakeholders, and excellent customer service skills.

● Experience handling confidential and sensitive information.

● An Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, business or a related field.

● Advanced Excel skills, Quickbooks or comparable accounting software.

● Strong time management, attention to detail, analytical and interpersonal skills.

● At least 3 years of finance support experience.

In this role, you will grow and expand your expertise by . . .

● Mastering Verra’s financial procedures (e.g. grants management, accounts payable/receivable, budgeting)

● Mastering Verra’s finance duties for the in-house registry

● Preparing reports for the Director of Finance

You will know you are successful, if . . .

● You are able to effectively support the financial and billing needs of the Verra Registry.

● You work seamlessly with the other Verra teams especially the Registry Team to deliver high-quality work products.

● You are able to take on additional finance tasks over time including payroll processing.

● You provide excellent customer service for internal and external stakeholders


You will join a team . . .

● From diverse locations and backgrounds, including carbon market experts, ex-government representatives, auditors, and more.

● Committed to driving finance to projects and programs that advance climate action and sustainable development through high-quality standards and programs.

● That embodies the values Verra has established for itself, and which include Teamwork, Results, Integrity, Balance and Exploration (T.R.I.B.E).

A day in Verra’s collaborative office might include . . .

● Meeting with teams from across the organization (e.g., Registry, Program) to understand their financial management needs.

● Collaborating closely with the Director of Finance and Staff…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional

Benefits

Salary is one component of Verra’s total compensation package which also includes:

• Health, vision and dental care, and life insurance;

• Verra contributions to each employee’s retirement plan;

• Verra contributions as required by national labor laws in countries where staff are located; • Paid Time Off (PTO), sabbatical and other leave allowances; and

• Funds to support professional development.

Salary is one component of Verra’s total compensation package which also includes:

• Health, vision and dental care, and life insurance;

• Verra contributions to each employee’s…

Level of Language Proficiency

Fluent in English

Fluent in English

How to Apply

How to Apply

Apply online, and please include the following:

• Cover letter (not to exceed one page)

• Resume/CV (not to exceed two pages)

How to Apply

Apply online, and please include the following:

• Cover letter (not to exceed one page)

• Resume/CV (not to exceed two pages)

Location

Washington, DC

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