• Location: Washington, D.C.
  • Date Posted: September 1, 2020
  • Application Deadline: October 15, 2020
  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Reports to: Accounting Manager


Eurasia Foundation (EF), a US non-profit organization promoting civil society development and good governance, is accepting applications for an Accountant in our Washington, D.C. office.



  • Assist with accounts payable activities through invoice entry as well as review supporting documentation for accuracy, proper approval and donor allowability for all EF expenditures  
  • Assist with semi-monthly payroll by reviewing timesheet data, report generation as well as preparing journal entries into accounting system 
  • Assist with grant and implementing partner monitoring 
  • Assist with preparation, submission and distribution of IRS form 1099 
  • Act as back up for external governmental system maintenance and reporting 
  • Act as back up for various accounting system maintenance and administration 
  • Create and enter general journal entries and wires 
  • Prepare and make bank deposits 
  • Prepare bank reconciliations 
  • Assist with audit preparation 
  • Prepare and submit annual charitable registrations 
  • Maintain electronic and paper copy vendor files, including updated IRS Forms W9 
  • Maintain payment registers and files 
  • Other duties as assigned by the Director of Finance and Administration, Accounting Manager or Program Accountant 


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance; 
  • Minimum of five (5) years’ experience in financial administration of large-scale international donor-funded programs, preferably with USG funding. Strong working knowledge of Excel spreadsheets and accounting system software (preferably Serenic Navigator); 
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills; 
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and successfully meet deadlines while quickly producing work of high quality; 
  • Proficiency in Russian, Farsi or Arabic highly desirable 


To apply, please send resume and cover letter to with “Accountant” in the subject line.

No phone calls, please.

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