Job Overview

Summary

The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) is the U.S. Government's development finance institution. It mobilizes private capital to help solve critical world challenges and in doing so, advances U.S. foreign policy. OPIC works with the U.S. private sector, it helps U.S. businesses gain footholds in emerging markets catalyzing revenues, jobs and growth opportunities both at home and abroad. OPIC achieves its mission by providing investors with financing, guaranties, political risk insurance, and support for private equity investment funds. OPIC projects have generated $74 billion in U.S. exports and supported more than 275,000 American jobs.

This position is located in Financial Management (FM) within the Office of the Chief Financial Officer (OCFO) of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC).  The incumbent is responsible for performing a variety of accounting operations and financial management support duties which affect the accuracy and acceptability of accounting and budget information covering the program and administrative activities conducted by OPIC.  The work also affects the timely availability of funds to continue the conduct of mission-oriented functions.  The incumbent also provides back-up support, as needed, to FM’s senior level accountants.

Duties

In this position you will:

 

- Furnish accounting and financial statements, reports and other  accounting information.

- Perform those managerial accounting functions involved in the maintenance of FM’s accounting records/accounts.

 

- Provide interpretations of accounting reports, statements and other accounting data.

 

- Monitor unfavorable trends or deviations and suggests necessary corrective actions.

 

-Assist management officials in applying financial data and information derived from sources such as statements, reports and ratios.