Vacancy Announcement: Maternity leave replacement for the position of Accountant

The European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation (EIUC) is seeking a maternity leave replacement for the position of Accountant. Working under the supervision of the Finance Manager, the selected candidate will be part of a team based in Venice Lido. He or she will be in charge of the general book-keeping and administrative tasks of the institution.


Functions and tasks

General book-keeping/administrative tasks:

  • Italian and foreign customer and supplier invoice recording
  • Entry of expenses
  • Payment preparation
  • Bank statement reconciliation
  • Audit preparation
  • Financial report preparation


Essential requirements:

  • Diploma in accountancy and/or Degree in Business Administration and/or relevant experience;
  • Knowledge of double-entry accounting system;
  • Good Knowledge of English and Italian;
  • Accuracy, problem-solving skills and ability to work independently;
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word)

Desirable requirements:

  • Previous experience in the administrative office of a not for profit organization
  • Previous experience in the administration of EU-funded projects
  • Previous experience in audit preparation
  • Knowledge of SAP Business One accounting software


Deadline for applications: 7 May 2018
Starting date: Mid June 2018
Contract: Part-time maternity leave replacement (75%)

Salary: IV or III level according to experience (CCNL Commercio)


Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Candidates may be interviewed on a rolling basis and may be asked to take a test to verify their competencies.

Please send a cover letter and cv to and

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