Eurodad seeks a new Finance & Accounting Officer

Added 31 Jul 2013

Application deadline: 25th of August 2013 before midnight Brussels time.

Want to make a significant contribution to the global fight against poverty and for social justice? Keen to work for a cutting edge, evidence-based advocacy and networking organisation with a focus on development finance issues? The European Network on Debt and Development in Brussels is at the forefront of civil society efforts to advocate for better policies, fairer rules, and more just outcomes in international development financing.

You will use your experience in financial management, your love of numbers and your attention to detail, to help manage the finances and accounts of a vibrant international network. Committed to supporting the cause of social and economic justice, you will use your skills to create and monitor budgets, produce accurate financial analysis that helps the organisation make decisions and report to funders, and manage contracts with external suppliers. You will help make sure Eurodad maintains a strong reputation for reliable and accurate accounts, efficient payments of suppliers and staff, and good budget and cashflow management.

Application instructions

Please carefully read the attached role profile and the detailed instructions below. We are a small organisation and have designed these instructions to reduce the administrative burden on our team so we can devote more time to our vital work. Therefore, we regret that we will ONLY accept applications that respect these instructions and will exclude applicants who submit general cover letters.

Use the form at the bottom of the page to upload your CV of 2 pages maximum along with a cover letter of 1 page maximum in English. This letter should be properly formatted, clearly and concisely written, set out why you match the job description, and where you saw the vacancy.

Fill in the required data in the form and upload your CV and cover letter in the designated fields. Make sure that the 2 files you are uploading have the following names: Surname_FirstName_CV and Surname_FirstName_CoverLetter; e.g. if Peter Bloggs applied for the job we would expect files with the following names: Bloggs_Peter_CV and Bloggs_Peter_CoverLetter]

Please remain assure that all the data collected on this application form travels through a secure server; all your information will only be used for the purpose of applying for the advertised job and will only be available to the Eurodad staff and Eurodad board members and shall not be shared with anybody else.

You should receive a confirmation e-mail after successfully submitting an application, if you don’t receive this e-mail in the next 12 hours after submitting your application please contact us at so we can check if your application was successfully submitted.

Candidates need to have, at the time of application, the legal right to work in Belgium. We regret that are not able to apply for work-permits on their behalf.

Application deadline: 25th of August 2013 before midnight Brussels time.

Eurodad is a small organisation and is not able to reply to all candidates. If you have not heard from us by the end of August, this means your application has been unsuccessful.

Download the role profile here: Finance & Accounting Officer