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Financial Manager

Full Time


location_iconThessaloniki, Greece

when_icon 2021-07-16

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info iconBasic Information

VILABS is a private company that acts both as a research laboratory in Greece and Cyprus.  VILABS provides a wide range of research, development and consulting services to national as well as international enterprises and organisations, utilising a unique set of tangible and intangible resources, including knowledge, facilities, human and financial resources, supporting researchers and entrepreneurs to innovate.  VILABS is active in the areas of ICT, health, energy, social innovation, entrepreneurship and gender equality through all stages of Research, Technological Development and Innovation. Through the extensive experience of its personnel it provides the following services:

  • Research and Innovation
  • Dissemination and Communication
  • Public Sector Support
  • Training/Capacity building
  • Entrepreneurship and innovation support services
  • Software R&D
  • Policy Design
  • Promotion of Gender Equality in research and innovation
job description iconResponsibilities

Job description

We are currently seeking for an experienced Financial Manager for the company’s main premises in Thessaloniki, to undertake the following responsibilities:

  • Overall financial management of the companies in Greece and Cyprus, including preparation of financial reports, cashflow estimations, profitability forecasts, in cooperation with the company accountants.
  • Financial management, including planning, monitoring and reporting, for research and innovation funded projects (mainly European Union Horizon 2020, Erasmus+ and national funds) in cooperation with the relevant project managers.
  • Contract management (public tenders, personnel and external parties)
job description iconBenefits

What we offer

  • Competitive compensation matching the selected profile.
  • Opportunity to develop substantial professional and management skills.
  • Career prospects reflecting successful progress and specific talent feats.
  • Flexibility in working conditions (blend tele-working with office)
  • Option to work outside the company premises in Thessaloniki, after the first year
  • Experience and knowledge in diverse scientific and technological fields and the possibility to explore a variety of topics.
job requirements iconBasic Requirements



  • Education level: University degree in Economics (e.g, Accounting and Finance)
  • More than three (3) years proven experience in similar position in any of the above responsibilities
  • Language skills (excellent command of English, both verbal and written, is necessary).
  • Excellent knowledge of MS-EXCEL
  • Ability to travel






  • Multi-tasking abilities (e.g. ability to work, in parallel, on different tasks and domains within specific deadlines).
  • Ability to manage time and produce results on time, according to strict standards.
  • Ability to work in a team, capacity to work autonomously, initiative spirit.
  • International experience and ambition (e.g. willingness to co-operate with multi-national teams and availability to travel abroad).
good to have iconGood to have


  • Master’s degree in economics, finance, management or equivalent;
  • Knowledge of EU funding programmes