1A-B, rue Thomas Edison, Strassen L-1445, Luxembourg11/11/2022 10:50:51
The controller is the financial Key partner for the researchers when dealing with the financial backers, from the project submission to the final report, to ensure full funds collection.
S/he monitors the construction of the annual budget of the Institute and support the Management with adequate financial analysis to steer the operations.
S/he is the key partner for translating the financial information to non- financial partners.Key Accountabilities
Set up the budget of the projects with the researchers
Monitor the adjustments of individual budgets to reflect project management changes
Perform tight controlling of the projects to ensure the individual budgets are well respected
Report and analyse budget consumption and project forecasts
Provide the financial reports to the backers, to ensure funds collection
In collaboration with Management, prepare the annual budget of the Institute
Act as business partner to researchers and project managers
Master's degree (Bac+5) in Finance/ Controlling / Audit
5 year experience in Finance, ideally in the funded research field
Proven experience in budgeting
Previous experience with an ERP is mandatory
Advanced level in Excel
Knowledge of EU programs (e.g. H2020) and audit requirements is considered as an asset
Strong analytical and problem solving skills, with attention to details
Ability to translate financial information towards non-financial colleagues
Commitment to meet deadlines with high quality. Capacity to set priorities.
Ability to work in a team as well as independently
Excellent written and spoken knowledge of English, intermediate level of French mandatory, Luxembourgish is considered as an asset
Contract type : 1-year fixed term contract
Work hours : Full time
Location : Strassen
Start date : Mid-February 2023
Applications including a cover letter and a curriculum vitae should be sent before 15 December 2022 through our website via the apply button below. Please apply ONLINE formally through this web page. Applications by email will not be considered.
All interested candidates irrespective of age, gender, race, disability, religion or ethnic background are encouraged to apply.