Vital Voices Global Partnership is a leading international non-governmental organization (NGO) dedicated to working with women throughout the world to provide the support and tools they need to have a positive impact in their communities. Through mentoring programs, leadership trainings and individualized support, Vital Voices provides credibility, builds capacity and enhances connections for emerging and established women leaders internationally.
Vital Voices invests in women leaders who are solving the world’s toughest challenges – from gender-based violence to the climate crisis, economic inequities, and more. We are “venture catalysts,” identifying those with a daring vision for change and partnering with them to make that vision a reality. We scale and accelerate impact through long term investments to expand skills, connections, capacity, and visibility. Over the last 24 years, we have built a network of 18,000 change makers across 182 countries, each of whom are daring to reimagine a more equitable world for all.
Today, Vital Voices has a staff of 70 headquartered in Washington, DC. In the past few years, we have expanded our team. In the next few years, we intend to expand our reach and scale our impact by growing our staff to meet the dynamic needs of our team and network women in this evolving landscape.
The Operations team has an exciting opportunity for a talented professional with expertise in US government compliance, financial oversight and subaward management for the position of Compliance and Budget Specialist. The Compliance and Budget Specialist will provide support for day-to-day award budget management, reviewing subaward budgets, support for financial vetting of new sub-awardees, review sub-awardee quarterly financial reports and invoices, and review final financial reports submitted at closeout under the direction of the Senior Specialist. In addition, the Specialist will collaborate closely with the program staff and Senior Specialist to increase the capacity of organizations receiving subawards through the Initiative. The Specialist will work across a portfolio of projects alongside and learning from cross-functional teams with leaders and peers with varying backgrounds, education, and experiences. This position is based in Washington, DC though it’s remote through January 2022 due to the ongoing pandemic. One to two times a year, this position may have the opportunity to assist in financial reporting and capacity building onsite with local partners.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This position is a full-time, exempt position based in Washington, DC. Vital Voices does not provide work visa sponsorship or relocation assistance for this position.
Vital Voices provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Vital Voices complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.
Vital Voices expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Vital Voices’ employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.
The Urgent Assistance Program requires working with explicit information on gender-based violence that may expose staff to secondary trauma.
Vital Voices does not provide work visa sponsorship or relocation assistance for this position.
To apply please submit a cover letter, resume and three professional references at https://jobso.id/e6p8
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