Job Vacancy: Part-Time Bookkeeper and Accountant - remote based

02 February 2024


Job title: Part-time Bookkeeper and Accountant 

Reports to: Operations Manager

Location: Remote-based

Date of Deadline: 20 February, 2024

Candidates who possess experience working in the regions of Asia and Africa are strongly encouraged to apply and will be given preference.


Embode is an international human rights consulting agency focusing on social protection, responsible business, labour, migration, and corporate accountability. With 8 years of experience, we have conducted groundbreaking work in Asia and Africa's agricultural and manufacturing sectors. As an independent expert voice, we bridge the gap between industry, governments, and civil society. Our diverse clientele includes UN organisations, NGOs, and corporations. Through research, field assessments, training, and policy development, our growing virtual team based in over 15 countries ensures the highest standards of accountability and worker protection.

See www.embode.co for more details about our work.

You will be responsible for:

       Monthly bookkeeping using QuickBooks

       Preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements

       Supporting annual auditing and other jurisdictional requirements

       Utilising accrual-based accounting methods

       Supporting the growth of the small international business

      Regular reporting to the Managing Director and team

      Generating analysis reports and providing recommendations

      Monthly check-ins with managers and team


Required Competencies and Qualifications

       Proficiency in working with multiple currencies

       Experience supporting the growth of small international businesses

       Strong attention to detail

       Ability to formulate and interpret financial statements

       Familiarity with accrual-based accounting methods.

       Willingness to learn and adapt to international accounting systems

       Reliable timekeeping and efficiency in virtual work

       Background in similar businesses or NGOs is advantageous

       Proficient command  of the English language


Application process 

Interested applicants are requested to fill out the Embode Bookkeeper and Accountant Application Form no later than 20 February.