Finance Intern (Accounts Payable, Section Billing and other Expense Management)

Date: Nov 30, 2022

Location: New York City, NY, US, 10006 Washington, D.C., DC, US, 20036 Oakland, CA, US, 94612

Organization: Doctors Without Borders | Médecins Sans Frontières

Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international humanitarian organization that delivers impartial medical care to people affected by conflict, epidemics, disasters, or exclusion from health care in over 70 countries.

We welcome candidates who bring a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences to join us in working toward MSF’s common mission.

 

Department

 

The Finance Department supports MSF in carrying out its mission in an effective, efficient, ethical,

and accountable manner to its donors and the public at large by managing MSF USA's budgetary, financial, and accounting practice. 

 

Project

 

To assist with expense management while acquiring basic knowledge of non-profit accounting.

 

Tasks

 

The Finance Intern will be expected to perform the following tasks:
 

• Analyze & reconcile GL accounts for year-end reporting

• Create journal entries

• Review & maintain vendors in NetSuite

• Create/update spreadsheets and databases

• Assist with other accounting tasks as needed

 

 

Qualifications

 

 

Requirements

 

• Strong computer and data analytical skills (knowledge of financial systems and Excel is a plus)
• Organized, detail-oriented, and proficient in problem solving
• Flexibility and ability to plan and prioritize multiple tasks

• Possess good judgement and communication skills
• Genuine commitment to the principles and work of the MSF movement

 

Hybrid work opportunity/working remote is possible.

 

Your Safety Matters: Vaccination and booster against COVID-19 is a requirement at MSF - USA.

 

Equal Employment Opportunity and Non-Discrimination:

MSF-USA is committed to building a diverse, unbiased, and inclusive workforce. MSF-USA is an equal opportunity employer; we recruit, hire, train, promote, develop, and provide other conditions of employment without regard to a person’s gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, race, religion, age, national origin, disability, marital status, pregnancy status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other differences consistent with applicable laws. This includes providing reasonable accommodation for disabilities, or religious beliefs and practices. Members of communities historically underrepresented in the Humanitarian Aid sector are encouraged to apply. 

 

If you have a disability of some kind and are interested in applying for employment and need special accommodations to use our website to apply for a position, please contact Human Resources by emailing us: employment.msfusa@newyork.msf.org. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.

 

Type

HQ  

 

Pay Class & Contract Type

Intern Nonexempt 

 

Compensation

15 per hour

 

Working Time (Hours Per Week)

20


Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City