Program Finance and Budget Coordinator, Philippines

Location: Philippines
Deadline: May 18, 2019

This position is open to Filipino nationals only.

In an increasingly complex and interconnected world, Asia plays a crucial global role. Would you be excited at the prospect of employing your knowledge and skills to improve lives, expand opportunities, and help societies flourish across this dynamic region? You could have this opportunity at The Asia Foundation. Informed by six decades of experience and deep local expertise, The Asia Foundation addresses critical issues affecting Asia in the 21st century: governance and law, economic development, women’s empowerment, environment, and regional cooperation. We work with innovative leaders and communities to build effective institutions and advance path-breaking reforms. Together with our partners, we are committed to Asia’s continued development as a peaceful, just, and thriving region of the world.

The successful candidate for this position will manage an assigned portfolio of awards and projects to ensure full compliance with award budgets, donor financial reporting and monitoring & reporting both internally and externally. S/he will be in regular contact with Program units for regular spending projection meetings and budget monitoring. S/he will also work closely with the Public Sector Development Services team when doing budget proposals and with Program Finance Group when submitting financial reports for review and approval as well as updating the Budget Proposal and Monitoring Reports.

Education and experience: A bachelor’s degree in Accounting. A Certified Public Accountant is preferred but not required.

Qualifications: Minimum of three (3) years of finance, donor compliance and sub-recipient monitoring experience with an international development organization. Excellent verbal and written communication skills in both English and Filipino. S/he must have strong organizational skills and effective at multi-tasking and maintaining a schedule. S/he must have strong computer skills (MS Office, spreadsheets and some database management) and exceptional time management skills and attention to details. S/he has the ability to work independently on multi-faceted tasks and meet deadlines. Previous experience with US government as well as non-US government-funded projects is highly desirable.

Click here for more details about this position. Interested applicants should also complete the Foundation Application Form and send with a letter of intent to on or before May 18, 2019.


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Tuesday, September 10, 2019, San Francisco