The Development and Child Protection Organization ChildFund Deutschland works in more than 30 countries for better living conditions and future opportunities for more than 60,000 children and their families. All projects are implemented in close cooperation with local partners. ChildFund Deutschland is a member of the ChildFund Alliance, a global network of eleven child protection organizations.
ChildFund is looking for the following position as soon as possible
Project Finance Specialist (f/m/d).
The position is part time (50%) and is initially limited to two years. An extension and expansion of the scope of the position will be sought. The place of work is Berlin or Nürtingen (near Stuttgart). You will be part of a highly motivated and committed team.
In close coordination with local partner organizations, you will accompany the implementation of complex project budgets of publicly funded projects (German Federal Foreign Office, BMZ). Together with our partners, you will monitor and control the project finances and at the same time take over the monitoring of the local partners' financial reports. You will prepare financial reports for public or multilateral donors. In doing so, you will work closely with the financial accounting department in posting all project-related transactions.
You have successfully completed a business degree or commercial training or have several years of professional experience in a similar position. Knowledge of public donor guidelines (in particular the German Federal Foreign Office and BMZ) is an advantage. Your routine handling of MS Office as well as profound knowledge of Excel is a prerequisite. For your contacts with partner organizations you have fluent English skills. We expect you to be a team player and to work very independently.
What we offer
The position will be adequately remunerated. ChildFund offers a diverse working environment, insights into the work of a renowned development organization, training opportunities and the option to work partially mobile.
Your letter of application
We look forward to receiving your detailed application, including your salary expectations and possible starting date, exclusively by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please apply by August 26, 2022. You can also send questions about the job posting to email@example.com.