ICTJ Staff Accountant–New York Office

About ICTJ

The International Center for Transitional Justice is an international nonprofit organization specializing in transitional justice. ICTJ works across society and borders to challenge the causes and address the consequences of massive human rights violations. We affirm victims’ dignity, fight impunity, and promote responsive institutions.

Job Description

Working under the Director of Finance, the Staff Accountant will assist ICTJ’s finance team with financial and administrative activity. This position is based in ICTJ's New York City office.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Review and enter into accounting system country offices monthly expense reports.
  • Perform monthly bank reconciliations.
  • Processing of payments
  • Analysis of various expenses
  • Liaison with country offices to resolve financial reporting issues.
  • Performing related duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • Proficiency in MS Excel (Excel will be used to perform each of the above activities)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Financial analytical skills are highly preferred.
  • Must be detail-oriented and methodical.

How to Apply

Please complete the application form for the position here.


ICTJ is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer strongly committed to hiring and retaining diverse and internationally representative staff. Qualified women and members of other underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.