Vacancy: Accounting Officer


Accounting officer (f/m)

Part-time (20h/week)

The Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung European Union in Brussels is searching for an accounting officer to start as soon as possible.

Who we are

The Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung is a political foundation with close tights to the German green party.  Its head quarter is located in Berlin while it runs over 30 offices around the world and cooperates with over hundred partner projects in 60 countries. The foundation is an agency for green ideas and projects, an innovative think tank for reforms and an international network.

The Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung European Union is based in Brussels and represents the foundation in relation to European and international institutions, associations, non-governmental organisations. Main fields of activities are EU, energy and climate policy as well as the promotion of democracy and human rights.


  • Responsible for the proper accounting in coordination with the financial department
  • Responsible for the compliance of legal regulations and internal rules
  • Follow-up and completion of the annual financial report
  • Timely booking of all payment transactions
  • Inventory update
  • Financial support where needed


  • BA in accounting or equivalent qualification with a specialization in accounting
  • Experience of at least 3 years as accounting officer in the context of international cooperation
  • Excellent knowledge of accounting
  • Good German and English language skills
  • Good knowledge of accounting systems, especially Navision and Excel

Personal Requirements

  •  Service oriented
  • Able to work in a team
  •  Able to coordinate
  •  Sense for policy and open to dialogues

What we offer

  • Permanent part-time contract (20h/week)
  • Attractive salary according to Belgian law
  • An international, young and dynamic environment

Please send your application i.e. a short motivation letter and resume (max 4 pages) by 1st March 2017 incl. via e-mail to: