World Bank Group
Experience: 5 to 10 Years
Skill Required: Accounts and Finance
Apply By: 24-02-2023
WFATA is responsible for accounts payable, fixed assets and lease accounting, quality assurance program, sanctions screening and travel accounting. It also provides strategic leadership and guidance to business units across the WBG on developing and maintaining an effective system of internal controls over these functions.
The QA Program assesses the World Bank Group Units’ compliance with administrative expense policies and procedures and recommends corrective actions as appropriate. In collaboration with the Units and stakeholders, the program strengthens internal controls by building awareness of compliance trends and exceptions. It identifies opportunities to strengthen controls and simplify processes through behavioral, policy, process and system changes. It also provides a basis for management’s annual assertions regarding controls over administrative expenses.
WFATA is currently seeking an Accounting Officer to join its team in Washington, DC, reporting to the team lead for Travel and Quality Assurance (QA). The Accounting Officer-Quality Assurance, functions as the HQ anchor for the QA program and performs a variety of tasks, including broader responsibilities of the Division as needed. Primary areas of responsibility are leadership of the QA program and providing administrative and accounting policy guidance. The position closely interacts with the offshore QA team in Chennai in delivering the work program.
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