Employment information center of the American Friends Service Committee
The American Friends Service Committee is a Quaker Organization which includes people of various faiths who are committed to social justice, peace, and humanitarian service. Its work is based on the Quaker belief in the worth of every person, and faith in the power of love to overcome violence and injustice. Read more about AFSC's commitment to diversity and inclusion.
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Grant Accounting Manager
The Grant Accounting Manager will work closely with Regional Controllers, the Director of Finance and Budgets, the Chief Financial Officer, and the Director of Grants to ensure compliance with AFSC’s grant management process and policies. Developing relationships and getting to know grant process colleagues and program staff will be key to this role. The position will participate in continuous improvement and support best practices in grants processes (both preparation to apply for grants and coordination around budgeting), post-award financial monitoring, budget reporting, and compliance. The position will be responsible for developing and maintaining financial grant reports for the organization’s internal and external audiences.
Program Assistant, Quaker United Nations Office (QUNO)
QUNO - New York is set up as a partnership between AFSC and the Friends World Committee for Consultation (FWCC), acting together as trustees of the Quaker witness and the Quaker presence at the United Nations in New York. The Quaker UN Committee (QUNC) for New York is responsible for setting program priorities, recommending program plans and budgets to the AFSC Board of Directors, and monitoring and evaluating the work of QUNO-New York.
QUNO staff members facilitate dialogue among UN stakeholders, help bring new ideas and perspectives from the ground to the international policy agenda, offer expert input into UN processes and represent the insights and concerns of Friends in the UN context. This position may require remote work until COVID-19 restrictions are lifted.