Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
About the Position
This position holds the primary responsibility of assisting the Business Manager (B) for the Asia programs. The Business Associate (BA) will provide general financial support to assist in the successful management and close-out of projects across the Asia region. Tasks will range from reconciling monthly expenditures with Headquarters (HQ) records, recording, and forecasting project expenditures to liaising with staff in the Asia country offices and management of partner agreements, with primary focus on the financial reporting, and assisting with HQ's audit inquiries.
You're an ideal candidate for this position if you have excellent written and oral communication skills; strong attention to detail; a knack for keeping highly organized; dedication to keeping things moving and on track; the ability to prioritize competing tasks; comfort with taking initiative; and a voracious desire to learn.
Ultimately, this job will be based in Arcata, California. However, all Internews' staff are currently working remotely due to the COVID-19 pandemic and will continue to do so until at least January 1, 2021. Until the situation meaningfully changes, this position will also function remotely.
Our Commitment to a Culture of Belonging
We are an organization of dynamic, mission-driven individuals who are passionate about our core values and about supporting positive change in the world. We pride ourselves on our commitment to innovation and flexibility. We believe that diverse teams are strong teams,and work to support an ethic of belonging, dignity, and justice for all people. Our current team includes a mix of genders, parents and non-parents, the self-taught, and people of multiple races, nationalities, ages, sexual orientations, and socio-economic backgrounds. We are an EEO employer and encourage candidates of all races, genders, ages, abilities, orientations, ethnicities, and national origins to apply, and welcome those with alternative backgrounds and experiences.
Key Responsibilities of the Position include:
Qualifications We're Looking For: