International Justice Mission (IJM) is a fast-growing international organization working to protect some of the most vulnerable and oppressed people from violent forces of injustice by securing rescue and restoration for victims and ensuring public justice systems work for the poor.
IJM is seeking a talented leader to provide financial oversight for all aspects of the general accounting, financial planning & analysis, accounting services, grants accounting and field office finance teams. The Vice President & Controller plans, organizes and monitors the accounting organization related to the general ledger, supporting systems and tax compliance, and is the primary liaison with both internal and external auditors and fosters financial leadership, efficiency, systemization and discipline throughout the organization. This requires timely and accurate reporting of all consolidated financial reports and statements with supporting schedules in accordance with US GAAP and accounting policies. The Controller also provides leadership to ensure development of detailed annual budgets and periodic forecasts and monitors variances, summarizes trends and investigates budget variances to ensure that funds are utilized in accordance with approved spending limits. The Controller ensures all field office locations are supported with accurate accounting, financial reporting, budgeting and forecasting and will ensure excellent levels of accounting services to IJM employees and suppliers. The controller will ensure compliance with accounting and reporting requirements for all government and non-government grants including reporting to partner offices related to those grants. The individual will manage multiple direct reports and will provide leadership and oversight for all regional and field office finance staff around the world.
This position is based at IJM Headquarters in the Washington, DC area and reports to the Chief Financial Officer.
Financial Stewardship and Strategy for Growth
Financial Reporting and Compliance
Required Skills and Experience