Vacancy announcement

Organization: ECAT Tirana (Environmental Centre for Administration and Technology)
Position: Financial Officer

ECAT Tirana was established in October 1995 by the logistic and financial support of the European Commission, General Directorate for the Environment, the German Ministry for Economic Co-operation, the German Ministry of Agriculture, Nature Conservation and Environmental Protection of the German Land of Thueringen, and the Government of Albania.

ECAT Tirana so far has implemented several environmental projects financed by EC (LIFE, ECHO, CARDS, Phare, SYNERGY, INTERREG III CADSES), World Bank, UNEP, UNICEF, GEF, USAID, WHO, SIDA, Greek Government, German Government, JICA, and also, since March 2010, ONE UN/ UNIDO / UNEP National Programme in Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production. ECAT Tirana also has organized a significant number of international, national and local workshops, seminars, trainings and study tours within the country and abroad.
ECAT Tirana is seeking for a financial officer as follows:

Main Tasks and Responsibilities: Implement financial policies and procedures, including here the ones in place for EU and UN funded projects;
Maintain financial and accounting
Management accounting and reporting;
Assist in preparation of annual budget;
Management of legal and fiscal obligations;
Performing other duties as required

Minimum Required Qualifications:
Bachelor or higher degree in Accounting/Finance or similar field
At least 3 years of proven relevant past work experience
Fluency in English language both in writing and speaking
Excellent Communication and follow up skills
Excellent computer skills
Ability to work under pressure

Application process:
Interested candidates should send a detailed CV and a motivation letter in English to the e-mail address, or/and to: Rr. A. Frasheri, Pall.16/ Shk.6/ Ap.53 Tirana, Albania, by October 21, 2011 (by 4 p.m). Further information available at: