Plan International is an independent organization, with no religious, political or governmental affiliations. We stand up for children’s rights worldwide and strive to be open, accountable and honest in what we do. We have been working for over 80 years to tackle poverty, violence and injustice. In more than 70 countries, girls and boys are encouraged to actively shape their future. Our main objective is to achieve sustainable change and to enhance the living conditions of the people in our partner countries. When disasters or conflict threatens their lives and well-being, we are quick to respond. The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals encourage us to continue strengthening girls and women and promote gender equality.

For our International Cooperation Department in Hamburg, Germany we are looking for

Project Controlling and Compliance Specialist International Cooperation (m/f/d)

- unlimited / full-time (39 hours per week) -

Your Tasks:

  • Expenditure-income control and ongoing project financial planning in collaboration with the project sub-team
  • Management and monitoring of the finances of publicly and privately funded humanitarian and development aid projects. This includes:
  • Preparation and review of project budgets, financial statements, and funding requirements
  • Preparation of budgets as well as financial interim and final reports for current and new projects
  • Ensuring compliance with donor guidelines (AA, BMZ, EU, UN organisations, private donors)
  • Support country offices and project partners in the financial management of projects and compliance with the donor guidelines 
  • Preparation and support of audits as well as support in contract management
  • Contribute to knowledge management

Your Profile:

  • Completed training or comparable qualification (Bachelor) with a focus on finance or controlling
  • Experience in project accounting or use of project funds from public clients is an advantage
  • Knowledge of IT-based project management systems (e.B. SAP, MS Dynamcis 365)
  • Affinity for numbers and very good KNOWLEDGE of MS Office (especially MS Excel)
  • Very good English, German, and other local language skills (e.g. Arabic, Kiswahili) 
  • Experience abroad is an advantage
  • Structured and independent work
  • High degree of intercultural competence and good communication skills
  • Structured and independent working style
  • High level of intercultural competence and very good communication skills
  • Team player, flexible, solution-oriented and strong communicator

We offer you

  • An ergonomic and modern workplace
  • Flexible working hours and 10 days of mobile working
  • A motivated working environment
  • Drinks at your free disposal
  • Subsidy for HVV-ProfiTicket, in-house canteen/cafeteria and company pension scheme
  • A good working atmosphere

The actions of Plan International Deutschland e.V. are shaped by our values of solidarity,
tolerance, freedom, equality, and justice. We live diversity and therefore explicitly welcome
applications from all members of society.
Please apply online, stating your salary expectations and earliest possible start date.
Plan International Deutschland e.V.
Bramfelder Straße 70
22305 Hamburg