Project Finance Officer

Project Finance Officer

Interreg Europe

Lille, France

Interreg Europe is looking for one Project Finance Officer to assist applicants and lead partners with the development and implementation of their project - especially with regards to financial aspects.

Tasks and responsibilities

Project Finance Tasks:

  • assistance to project applicants on financial aspects
  • assessment of project applications with a focus on financial matters as well as state aid questions
  • assistance to approved projects and first level controllers, eg. fulfilment of approval conditions, advice on financial reporting and first level control, budget flexibility rules, budget spending, eligibility of expenditure, public procurement and state aid rules
  • monitoring project implementation, changes and closure through project progress reports with focus on financial progress
  • contribution to the development and update of programmes tools and templates (such as programme manual, contracts, reporting forms, financial sections in database/online system)
  • participation in internal and external events, seminars and webinars, such as training seminars for the project partners’ finance and first level control (FLC) staff
  • accompanying EC, CA + MA + national quality checks + ensuring the follow-up if needed (in cooperation with First level control and audit Officer)

Qualifications/Selection criteria

Basic requirements:

  • University degree;
  • past experience in the management of EU-funded projects or programmes; preferably on Structural Funds
  • knowledge of European Union institutions, policies and regulatory framework, Cohesion policy and European Territorial Cooperation in particular, preferably through practical experience;
  • knowledge of the management of EU-funded projects with a focus on financial management, preferably through practical experience;
  • fluency in English and proficiency in at least one of the other EU languages; other languages appreciated;
  • good writing and editing skills;
  • good computer literacy (Microsoft Office);

Other relevant skills:

  • capacity to work in an international environment;
  • sense of initiative
  • good analytical skills
  • ability to anticipate, propose and implement solutions
  • open-mindedness, positive attitude, good communication skills
  • independence, but good team working abilities and service attitude
  • ability to juggle different tasks at the same time and to respect deadlines
  • outstanding organisation skills, accuracy and assertiveness

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