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Innovative Financial Specialist

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Sustainability Demonstration Center | Guacimal, Costa Rica
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Sustainability Demonstration Center


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Published 2 months ago

Sustainability Demonstration Center Costa Rica seeks an exceptional volunteer to serve as our financial specialist for a minimum of 3 months. 


The ideal candidate would have professional accounting experience, with preference for those who worked with nonprofits. 


The Financial Specialist would support the Center to:

  • Establish a more effective and efficient accounting system
  • Manage transaction recording processes
  • support financial statements preparation and internal controls
  • Send monthly documents to Center’s accountant


The ideal candidate will possess expertise in setting up and training on accounting systems and a desire and time availability to lend their knowledge and experience to a volunteer organization that has a strong history of environmental justice and community service.


Candidate’s Spanish language comprehension would be ideally be minimally at intermediate level since the accounting system would be in Spanish. While Center staff are English-speaking, the rest of the interactions with the community would require some level of Spanish language capacity.


This volunteer opportunity is well-suited for accounting professionals eager to help us to be effective environmental stewards through organizational financial viability.


Time commitment:

We seek a financial specialist who can give a meaningful blocks of time (at days and hours of their choice) over a period of 3 months on site in order to set up and manage the accounting system.


About the Sustainability Demonstration Center Costa Rica:

Alexander and Veronica are dedicated to making the world a better place and expect those who come to embrace the same value of service. They run the Center using their own funds from cabin rental income. Volunteers are responsible for their financial needs other than their lodging, which will be provided. Volunteers are encouraged to view this as an opportunity to give back to the world.

Website: sustainablecostarica.org

Blog: sustainablecostarica.blogspot.com

Video about the Center: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BN3SdOncMTU&feature=youtu.be

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Sustainability Demonstration Center Costa Rica seeks an exceptional volunteer to serve as our financial specialist for a minimum of 3 months. 


The ideal candidate would have professional accounting experience, with preference for…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Housing Available
  • Language / Cultural Support Available
  • Groups Welcome
  • Families Welcome
  • International Volunteers Welcome

How to Apply

We invite volunteers interested in this assignment to submit an email letter of interest -- about yourself, why you are interested in volunteering with us, any experiences and/or interests that are relevant to the position, and a summary of qualifications or resume to sdccostarica@gmail.com

We invite volunteers interested in this assignment to submit an email letter of interest -- about yourself, why you are interested in volunteering with us, any experiences and/or…

Location

Sustainability Demonstration Center, Guacimal 5655, CR

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