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ECNL is hiring!

Project Assistant (Finance)

Terms of contract:           Full time, duration of 9 months
Location:                             Budapest, Hungary
Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.


  • Supporting the smooth implementation of project accounting activities: timely and accurate bank reconciliations   |    budget formulation |  controlling allocations   |  projected project expenses   |  expenditures according to the needs of the project   |  contractual procedures and procurement   |   ensuring compliance with applicable standards and policies.
  • Providing support for sub-grantee financial management: examining project financial reports provided by international partners.
  • Assisting the Finance Director with organisational financial management.


Education and Qualification:

  • University Degree in Finance, Economics or Business Administration is an advantage, or 3-5 year of work experience as a Finance Assistant, Finance Officer or similar role


  • Understanding of financial administrative issues;
  • Experience in the usage of computers and office software packages (MS Word, Excel, etc.) and knowledge of spreadsheet and database packages;
  • Languages: fluency in written and spoken English and Hungarian is a must.

Skills and Experiences:

  • Relevant finance experience (national or international NGO; knowledge of EU budgets and reporting is an advantage);
  • Attention to detail and high level of accuracy;
  • Good organisation and interpersonal skills, with ability to function in a multi-cultural environment, working under pressure of deadlines;
  • Capable of working with minimum supervision.

What we offer:

  • Salary based on experience and qualifications;
  • Terms of contract: full time, duration of 9 months.

Please send your curriculum vitae, marked “Project Assistant” to: ECNL will only be able to respond to those applications in which there is further interest. No phone calls, please.

You can download the announcement in print form here .