Finance co-lead (female/diverse)

As a Finance Co-lead, you  will  be in charge of creating and reviewing key financial documentation of Volt Europa and overseeing the compliance of national chapters (70% of time spent).In addition, you will develop a comprehensive compliance strategy and procedures (20% of time spent). Lastly, you will be leading and empowering other members in the Finance team and work with motivated volunteers (10% of time spent).

Purpose of the Finance team: The Finance team supports the Volt Europa Treasurer in working towards financial sustainability while finding innovative solutions to complex problems. They are responsible for key accounting and reporting activities as well as strategic financial management and the assurance of compliance within the organisation.  

Purpose of the position: The Finance co-lead is responsible for developing and implementing a comprehensive compliance strategy and procedures. The co-leads, as close advisors and supporters of the Volt Europa Treasurer, also have oversight of strategic financial planning and budgets.

Benefits & advantages: You are working with highly motivated people from various backgrounds. You are encouraged to take the initiative and adopt responsibility from day one. Moreover, you are a crucial player in bringing Volt Europa forward and contribute to the growth of the party.  

What we are looking for:

Experience & Skills: 

  • English language fluency (written and spoken)
  • Finance and accounting skills 
  • Organizational skills
  • Audit expertise beneficial 
  • Stakeholder management skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Effective communication
  • Collaborative, team orientated approach
  • Professional experience in audit, accounting or financial services (optional)
  • Experience in managing teams (optional)

Volt Europa has resolved to have all its teams be led by gender-balanced co-leads, this
vacancy is for the female/diverse co-lead position.
Reporting to: Johannes Heinrich (Treasurer)

Working together with: Johannes Heinrich (Treasurer), Christophe Quirynen (Finance co-lead) and many motivated volunteers 

Hours: approx. 10 hrs per week, flexible schedule 

Location: no particular location is required

Application:


Please send an email to Johannes Heinrich (johannes.heinrich@volteuropa.org), Charles Evain (charles.evain@volteuropa.org) and the General Secretary Office (generalsecretary@volteuropa.org) with your CV, motivation letter (maximum one page), and a short video (maximum 3 minutes) where you introduce yourself and tell us about what you would like to achieve as the Finance co-lead.

Contact details: 

Would you like further information regarding this role? Please send an email to Christophe Quirynen (christophe.quirynen@volteuropa.org). 

We kindly request our candidates to be members of their national chapters when applying for a leadership position at Volt Europa.