Position Announcement: FINANCE MANAGER
Position type: Full time contract, 40 hours/week
Location: Bangkok, Thailand
Pay Rate: 70-90,000 THB/month
Reports to: Executive Director
Deadline for Applications: until December 15, 2019
ABOUT ASIA CATALYST
Asia Catalyst (AC) promotes the rights of marginalized communities by supporting a vibrant network of advocates committed to ending stigma, discrimination, and criminalization. We strengthen civil society by providing training and resources for community-based organizations (CBOs) to become more effective advocates for change, more responsive to community needs, and to conduct rigorous human rights documentation. And we work side by side with grassroots activists to ensure that their voices are fully represented in local, national, regional, and global policymaking. We envision a world where communities have the space and capacity to effectively advocate for their rights and to bring about structural change.
Asia Catalyst is a US-based nonprofit organization with a registered Foundation in Thailand. Our staff are based in China, Myanmar, Thailand, and the US.
ABOUT THE FINANCE MANAGER
Reporting to the Executive Director, the Financial Manager is responsible for the overall management of Asia Catalyst’s financial systems. The Financial Manager plays a significant strategic and operational role in supporting Asia Catalyst’s staff, programs, and execution of its mission in accordance with its core values. S/he will support core programs by ensuring strong finance and accounting operations for the organization, and manage the allocation of key resources across AC’s offices.
Transaction Processing and Reporting
and in accordance with regulations and generally accepted accounting principles in the US and Thailand.
• Develop, implement, and maintain processes and controls that are current best
practices related to transaction processing and follow AC financial policies.
Fundraising and Development:
The Finance Manager will be deeply committed to Asia Catalyst’s mission. All candidates should have proven leadership and strong management experience. Other qualifications include:
Full-time staff members at Asia Catalyst receive:
Asia Catalyst is committed to diversity and equal opportunity:
Asia Catalyst works in a wide range of cultural, ethnic, religious, linguistic and geographic contexts. We believe we can best advance the organization’s mission if our staff members reflect as much as possible the tremendous diversity of the communities in which Asia Catalyst works.
Asia Catalyst is an equal opportunity employer, and actively attempts to recruit and maintain a diverse staff. Asia Catalyst does not discriminate based on a candidate’s age, sex, sexual orientation, gender (including gender identification), color, race, religion/creed, national origin, alienage, citizenship status, marital or partnership status, military status, domestic violence victim status, predisposing genetic characteristics, disability, or any other classification as provided by law.
Asia Catalyst encourages applications from members of the communities with whom we work, including LGBTI and gender non-conforming persons, persons with disabilities, persons living with HIV or hepatitis, persons who have used drugs or worked as sex workers, and persons from other marginalized groups.
How to apply:
Interested applicants should submit all of the following items in English to be considered for this vacancy:
Please submit the requested items in one PDF or MS Word file to firstname.lastname@example.org. Zipped files will not be opened. Applicants that do not include all of the requested items will not be considered.
We will only contact applicants we wish to interview.
Inquiries about the position or the requirements will be answered within 3 working days.
Asia Catalyst will not contact a candidate’s references without prior permission.
Candidates must be able and willing to work in Thailand from Asia Catalyst’s Bangkok office. Asia Catalyst is not able to provide financial assistance for relocation.
Contact: Ms. Palida Awassadaporn at email@example.com
Contact : firstname.lastname@example.org