Finance Co-leads

Volt Europa has resolved to have all its teams be lead by gender-balanced co-leads, and this is a vacancy for both the female and male position.

Key Facts

  • Reporting to: Anouk Ooms & Mihaela Siritanu
  • Time required: 15 hrs per week or more.
  • Location: no particular location is required
  • Deadline for sending the applications: 1st of April 2020

The Position

The Finance team, as part of the Volt Europa Sustainable Financing team, supports the Volt Europa Treasurer in working towards financial sustainability while finding innovative solutions to complex problems. The Finance team is responsible for key accounting and reporting activities as well as strategic financial management.

The Finance co-leads are responsible for managing the preparation of key financial documentation such as financial statements, invoices, day-to-day record keeping as well as reporting. The Finance co-leads, as close advisors to the Volt Europa Treasurer, also have oversight of strategic financial planning and budgets.

Key responsibilities & duties:

The Finance co-leads are responsible for managing the preparation of key financial documentation such as financial statements, invoices, day-to-day record keeping as well as reporting. The Finance co-leads, as close advisors to the Volt Europa Treasurer, also have oversight of strategic financial planning and budgets.

Tasks and Competencies

  • Production of key financial documentation such as financial statements, day-to-day recording and invoices (70% of time spent)
  • Advise on strategic financial planning and budget projections (20% of time spent)
  • Leading team members and empowering other members in the Sustainable Financing team  (10% of time spent)

Experience: 

  • > 2 years professional experience in accounting or financial services 
  • Experience in managing teams (optional) 

Must have:

  • Finance and accounting skills 
  • Organizational skills
  • Rigor
  • Budget planning 
  • Stakeholder management skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Effective communication
  • Collaborative, team orientated approach

Optional: Leadership skills, problem solving skills, English language skills, similar previous experience, practical thinking. 

Application

Please send an email to anouk.ooms@volteuropa.org and mihaela.siritanu@volteuropa.org  with your CV, motivation letter (maximum one page) and a video where you introduce yourself and tell what you would like to achieve in this role.

Contact details: 

Would you like further information regarding this role? Please send an email to Anouk and Mihaela.