RESPONSIBLE TO: Financial Controller (London)
LOCATION: Avenue Brugmann 12 A, 1060, Saint Gilles, Brussels
HOURS: 5 days per week (38.0 hours)
SALARY: Full time equivalent salary of up to €3,800 gross per month (plus 13th month and holiday allowance and benefits)
To provide financial leadership, advice and support to Fair Trials’ Brussels-based foundation and its charitable activities. The role will work closely with the Brussels team of lawyers and communications experts and the London-based finance and operations team to ensure the Brussels charity, its office and its finances are efficiently managed.
Fair Trials is the global criminal justice watchdog, campaigning for fairness, equality and justice.
Our team of independent experts exposes threats to justice through original research and identifies practical changes to fix them. We campaign to change policies, support strategic litigation, reform policy and develop international standards and best practice. We do this by supporting local movements for reform and building partnerships with lawyers, activists, academics and other NGOs.
We recognise the value of our employees, individually and collectively and are committed to investing in their welfare. Together, we can make a change.
See our website for more information about how we work: Fair Trials | Fairness, equality, justice.
Fair Trials is a fast growing and dynamic organization. It is growing not only its income but also its influence in the criminal justice field. The role provides an opportunity for an ambitious, technically strong and outgoing individual to provide financial leadership, advice and support to Fair Trials’ Brussels-based foundation and its charitable activities. The role will require someone who is hands on but also analytical and able to work effectively with financial and non-financial staff both within and outside the organisation.
Reporting to the Financial Controller (London), this will be an important role in ensuring:
This is an exciting role with plenty of scope to play a role in contributing to the development of Fair Trials finance function in the future.
To apply for this role, please send a CV and cover letter identifying how you meet the job description to firstname.lastname@example.org (include “Finance Officer” in the subject).
Please note that applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis so please apply as soon as possible. We reserve the right to close the role prior to the closing date should a suitable applicant be found, so please submit your application as soon as possible.