Social Impact Project for Accounting Expert


How This Works

In the MovingWorlds Institute Global Fellowship, you will learn how to advance your for-good career while getting hands on experience on projects like this one.

Project Description and Impact

Our organization empowers women's artisan cooperatives, providing skills-building workshops and access to the market through our Fair Trade Store in town, thereby allowing women to earn a reliable income. Our Sustainable Tourism Program works to connect women, families and the rural poor with the economic opportunities that tourism brings.

We are looking for an individual who is passionate and has experience in preparing financial data and effectively communicating it to management. Reports such as the profit and loss statement, balance sheet, and more will need to created and maintained in order to have an understanding of the current financial status of Awamaki. The goal of this opportunity is to improve the overall money management system in the store and in the office. 

Dates are flexible. Experteers typically work with Awamaki for 2-4 weeks, but this can be lengthened depending on the project.

Learning Opportunity

By participating in the MovingWorlds Institute, you will first learn social impact frameworks and human-centered design before putting your existing skills and new knowledge to action.In addition, this organization will expose you to new things, like:

The Experteer will have the chance to learn more about small, local and international non-profit work.

Accommodation

For Kering Group employees, accommodation will be provided close to the work location.

For all other applicants, you will need to find provide your own accommodation. 

Food Stipend

For Kering employees we will provide 3 meals a day. 

For all other applicants, you will need to provide your own meals. 

Additional Benefits

  1. We will provide local tourism information. 
  2. We will also include a rural tourism day. The Experteer can accompany a group we already have going up to our weaving cooperative that lives up in the mountains above town.
  3. We will provide transportation to and from the airport
  4. The Experteer can walk from the house or homestay to the office, and any transport to project sites in other communities would be covered by us.

About the Hosting Organization

Awamaki is a Non-profit working on Global Development, Non-Profit, Textiles, Travel & Tourism.

Representative

Funded by

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