Financial Project Manager
Nordic Consulting Group is specialized in international development. Within the framework of the Sustainable Development Goals, we strive to deliver high quality assignments to our clients within the fields of governance, human rights, environment, fragility and conflict, private sector development, health and education etc. Our clients include global bilateral development agencies and multilateral institutions such as the European Commission, the World Bank, UN agencies, regional development banks, national ministries and agencies, NGOs, and the private sector. We are now looking for a project manager with excellent financial management skills to join our team in Copenhagen.
As Financial Project Manager in Nordic Consulting Group you will have a core position in our administrative team and have a great deal of responsibilities from the first day on the job. You will be in charge of project- and contract management from proposal stage to final invoicing. On top of this, our financial project manager is assisting the managing director in the financial reporting of the company to the board of directors and a high degree of perfectionism is therefore needed.
We offer you an insight into the world of international development assistance and experience in how a private company acts in this environment as well as ambitious colleagues who prioritize a strong social setting. There is opportunity to grow in the position and taking over more tasks and further responsibilities depending on qualifications and interests.
We are looking for a Financial Project Manager to contribute to the marketing, acquisition and management of projects with strong competencies within financial controlling. Key tasks include:
- Assistance in relation to tendering and proposals to clients, herein recruiting and negotiating with international consultants for projects, preparation of budgets, quality assurance of technical proposals etc.
- Financial management of contacts and back-up services to internal and external consultants
- Financial controlling, including monthly and yearly reporting, some bookkeeping and payments, and regularly following up on creditors and debtors
- Proactive participation in the daily practical tasks of running a secretariat
Who we are looking for
You hold a master’s degree within Finance, Economics, Business and Development or equivalent and have either recently graduated or have 2-3 years of experience. You have a natural interest in accounting, financial management and reporting and also in international development. You have excellent MS Excel skills and experience working with MS Navision or equivalent accounting system is a clear advantage.
You have a personal drive and work well under pressure with tight deadlines. You have the ability to adapt to a changing environment, and in doing so can be creative. Team work is an important part of our projects, but the good candidate will also be a self-starter. You are smiling and service-minded even when put under pressure, and you have excellent communication skills. Fluency in Danish and English is required and good communication skills in French and/or Spanish will be an advantage.
The position is full time (37 hours a week), with work from our office centrally located at Amagerbro in Copenhagen, Denmark. We offer partially paid lunch from our canteen and flexible working hours.
To apply for this position, you must hold a valid Danish work and residence permit.
How to apply
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