Financial controller (m/f)
Université du Luxembourg
Esch-Sur-Alzette, Luxembourg
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About us...

The University of Luxembourg is an international research university with a distinctly multilingual and interdisciplinary character.

The University was founded in 2003 and counts more than 6,700 students and more than 2,000 employees from around the world.

The University’s faculties and interdisciplinary centres focus on research in the areas of Computer Science and ICT Security, Materials Science, European and International Law, Finance and Financial Innovation, Education, Contemporary and Digital History.

In addition, the University focuses on cross-disciplinary research in the areas of Data Modelling and Simulation as well as Health and System Biomedicine.

Times Higher Education ranks the University of Luxembourg #3 worldwide for its international outlook, #20 in the Young University Ranking 2021 and among the top 250 universities worldwide.

The Faculty of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences (FHSE) brings together expertise from the humanities, linguistics, cognitive sciences, social and educational sciences.

People from across 20 disciplines are working within the Faculty. Along with the disciplinary approach a very ambitious interdisciplinary research culture has been developed.

The faculty’s research and teaching focuses on social, economic, political and educational issues with the common goal of contributing to an inclusive, open and resourceful society.

The FHSE offers four Bachelor and 15 Master degrees and a doctoral school providing students with the necessary knowledge and high-qualified skills to succeed in their future career.

Your Role...

The Financial Controller will be in charge of the External Funds projects with the following tasks :

  • Support in preparation of the external fund projects budget, forecast, reporting and cost / income follow-up in adequacy with the applicable framework and agreed timetable along the project lifecycle (from creation to closure)
  • Ensure the consolidation of financial information with a focus on HR costs
  • Maintain financial databases and ledgers, and propose corrections
  • Financial support of all relevant stakeholders of the Faculty (Senior Financial Controller, Research Facilitators and Researchers with budget responsibilities) with ad hoc requests in relation to external projects
  • Coordination with the Central services (SFC, RSD, )
  • Initiate and assist stakeholders with improvements of finance-related working methods and processes, share best practices and acknowledged procedures
  • Participation in development of internal tools, system (eg. CRIS)
  • Ensure periodical reports (quantitative and qualitative), in accordance with defined formats and procedures for the Management
  • What we expect from you

  • Bachelor or Master’s degree specialized in finance, economics, accounting or similar
  • Knowledge of external funded projects is mandatory (EU, FNR, State bodies, Private funding)
  • More than 7 years of relevant work experience
  • Good oral and written command of French and English is required, knowledge of German is an asset
  • Demonstrated understanding of all business processes including relation to the own discipline
  • Strong IT tools skills including Excel advanced functions, SAP and BI
  • Robust ability to analyse and synthetize
  • Rigorous, pragmatic and efficient with attention to details and accuracy
  • Excellent communication and organisational competencies
  • In Short...

  • Contract Type : Fixed Term Contract 24 Month
  • Work Hours : Full Time 40.0 Hours per Week
  • Starting date : As soon as possible
  • Location : Belval
  • Job Reference : UOL04899
  • How to apply...

    Applications should be submitted online and include :

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Cover letter
  • Early application is highly encouraged, as the applications will be processed upon reception. Please apply formally through the HR system.

    Applications by email will not be considered.

    The University of Luxembourg embraces inclusion and diversity as key values. We are fully committed to removing any discriminatory barrier related to gender, and not only, in recruitment and career progression of our staff.

    Here’s what awaits you at the University

  • Multilingual and international character. Modern institution with a personal atmosphere. Staff coming from 90 countries.
  • Member of the University of the Greater Region (UniGR).

  • A modern and dynamic university. High-quality equipment. Close ties to the business world and to the Luxembourg labour market.
  • A unique urban site with excellent infrastructure.

  • A partner for society and industry. Cooperation with European institutions, innovative companies, the Financial Centre and with numerous non-academic partners such as ministries, local governments, associations, NGOs
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