Financial and Operations Officer
ECCJ - European Coalition for Corporate Justice
Fixed-term contract for one year, with an option to prolongation
Full time position
Starting date ideally 1 January 2021
About the European Coalition for Corporate Justice (ECCJ)
With 20 member groups who represent almost 500 organisations from 17 countries, ECCJ is the only European coalition bringing together European campaigns and national platforms of NGOs, trade unions, consumer organisations and academics to promote corporate accountability.
The coalition is driven by a vision of a sustainable world in which corporations’ drive for profit is balanced by the interests of society at large, and where businesses respect human, social and environmental rights.
We seek to tackle some of the root causes of corporate injustice by improving European laws governing activities of business and their impacts on people and planet.
ECCJ works as a catalyst, drawing on the expertise and experience of organisations across Europe to provide a united voice at the EU level promoting the need for legal change.
More info : www.corporatejustice.org.
Purpose and requirements of the position
We are looking for a Financial and Operations Officer to support ECCJ’s management of grants and finances as well as general operations (HR / Office management).
ECCJ is currently planning to work more closely with its member organisations at national level in a dedicated new project.
This will include regranting of funds from ECCJ to its members and financing joint activities. The project adds new tasks to the overall financial management of the organisation and establishes the need for in-house staff capacity to successfully manage all income and expenditures, project grants, financial reporting to funders, budget planning, accounting, etc.
In addition to financial management, some general support to the Coordinator in the organisation’s operations will complement the set of tasks of this newly created position, in particular in the frame of human resources as well as contracts and office management.
We are looking for a reliable, experienced and stress resistant personality who enjoys both working autonomously and in close coordination with ECCJ’s team in a collaborative and friendly way, with a strong service orientation towards the organisation as a whole.
The Financial and Operations Officer will be in charge of
Knowledge, skills and abilities
The following are strong additional assets :
We offer :
Due to the uncertain developments in view of the Coronavirus crisis, it is very likely that the successful candidate would start the job working remotely.
In this case, a laptop will be provided and all efforts will be made to ensure a smooth induction process.
ECCJ welcomes applications from all and is against any form of discrimination, whether based on age, sexual orientation, marital status, race, nationality, ethnic or social origin, religious, philosophical or political beliefs, language, present or future state of health, disability, physical or genetic characteristics, sex, gender, pregnancy, childbirth, maternity, change of sex.
until Monday 23 November 2020 to claudia.saller corporatejustice.org with the following email subject : ECCJ Financial and Operations Officer application Your name .
Interviews will be scheduled online for 3 December 2020.
Only applications meeting the above mentioned criteria will be considered. Only candidates selected for interviews will be notified.
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